Nicholas Hommowun
  • a mathematics
  • Hoffman Estates, IL

Nicholas Hommowun Earns Prestigious Academic Award at Illinois College

2012 Jul 3

Nicholas Hommowun of Hoffman Estates was among the students at Illinois College recognized for academic excellence April 27 when the liberal arts college held its annual Honors Day Celebration.

Hommowun, a first-year student, was awarded the Thomas Smith Prize in Mathematics. This prize is given to a first-year and sophomore student showing the greatest promise in mathematics.

Hommowun, a graduate of Hoffman Estates High School, is the son of Christopher and Jo Ellen Hommowun of Hoffman Estates.

Founded in 1829, Illinois College is a residential liberal arts college fostering academic excellence rooted in opportunities for experiential learning while preparing students for lifelong success.