Admissions and Student Affairs

Bess German, Ph.D.

Dr. Bess German, Assistant Dean, has worked at the Honors College since 1997. She has a BA in psychology from Kalamazoo College, a master’s degree in college student affairs from Bowling Green State University, and a PhD in higher education from Michigan State University.

Charles Cotton III

Charles Cotton III joined the Honors College staff in 2014. Originally from Southfield, Michigan, Charles earned his bachelor's degree from Coe College in Cedar Rapids, Iowa. He earned his master's degree in student affairs, as well as his graduate teaching and learning certificate, from Michigan State University.