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Meet our Staff

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Kimberly Engber, Ph.D.

Dorothy & Bill Cohen Honors College Dean
Associate Professor, English
Shocker Hall
Campus Box 102

» Learn More About Dr. Engber

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Assistant to the Dean
Shocker Hall
Campus Box 102


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Honors Advisor and Scholarship Coordinator
Shocker Hall
Campus Box 102


JPEG ImageBrae Bigge - Honors Undergraduate Fellow
Brae is now a senior at WSU. Although she started out as an English major, she really enjoys science and problem-solving, so she is working on her prerequisites for medical school as a Chemistry major. She enjoys reading, volunteering, Netflix and spending time with friends and family. She is also serves on the Executive Committee of WHEAT, Pre-Medical Student Association, and the Fairmont College Advisory Council. Brae can be reached at HonorsUGFellow@wichita.edu.


  • Reception and general office support
  • Admissions
  • Recruitment Events/ Scholarships
  • Social Media
  • Event Planning
  • Peer Advising
  • Community service and coordinating activities with WHEAT

JPEG ImageTracia Banuelos - Honors Undergraduate Fellow
Tracia is a junior working on a double major in Human Resource Management and Psychology, with a minor in Women's Studies and is pursuing a Certificate in Diversity Studies. She enjoys creating studio art, reading, blogging, and running. While helping new students acclimate into campus life as a Transition Mentor, Tracia volunteers with Student Ambassador Society, and serves as the President of the Barton School Dean's Ambassadors, Vice President of the Society of Human Resource Management, and Secretary of the Cohen Honors College Student Council. She can be reached at HonorsUGFellow@wichita.edu.


  • Reception and general office support
  • Honors student orientation planning
  • Editor and founder of the Honors College Yearbook
  • Alumni database management
  • Peer Advising
  • High school visit days

Contact Us

Dorothy and Bill Cohen Honors College
Wichita State University
1845 Fairmount, Shocker Hall A1180
Box 102
Wichita, KS 67260

Phone: 316-978-3375

Email: honors@wichita.edu