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Honors Events

October 21, 2013 to October 27, 2013

This week

Mon 10/21: Open Forum on Diversity and Affirmative Action

Mon 10/21: World Film Series: TSOTSI

Tue 10/22: U.S. PIRG Info Session

Tue 10/22: Pizza & Prof: Thomas Zoeller

Tue 10/22: Block of Tickets for "Pavement"

Wed 10/23: Building Sustainable Leaders: Green Jobs Panel

Wed 10/23: Building Sustainable Leaders: Green Jobs Panel

Wed 10/23: Weekly Wednesday Workshop: Applying to Grad School

Wed 10/23: Jesuit Volunteers Info Session

Thu 10/24: STPEC/CHC Distinguished Lecture Series: Tina Reynolds

Thu 10/24: Conversations About...Guns in the U.S.

Fri 10/25: DUE: Application for Five College Digital Humanities Fellowship

Mon 10/21: Open Forum on Diversity and Affirmative Action

Professor of history Daniel Gordon and Afro-American studies professor Amilcar Shabazz will lead a public discussion and question-and answer session on the topics of affirmative action and diversity... Read More

Mon 10/21: World Film Series: TSOTSI

 TSOTSI (South Africa, 2005; Dir: Gavin Hood) Set amidst the sprawling Johannesburg township of Soweto, TSOTSI traces six days in the life of a ruthless young gang leader who ends up caring for a... Read More

Tue 10/22: U.S. PIRG Info Session

Learn more about their Campus Organizer job, for which U.S. PIRG will be conducting interviews the following day. Sessions will be conducted both at 5:00 p.m. and 7:00 p.m. Please bring a resume.... Read More

Tue 10/22: Pizza & Prof: Thomas Zoeller

Professor of Biology Thomas Zoeller conducts research on the role of thyroid hormones in the brain development of the fetus. His research has led to a better understanding of the importance of... Read More

Tue 10/22: Block of Tickets for "Pavement"

The CHC Student Programs Office has reserved a block of tickets for the upcoming performance of Kyle Abraham’s “Pavement.” Tickets will be distributed by the Student Programs Office a few days in... Read More

Wed 10/23: Building Sustainable Leaders: Green Jobs Panel

The Campus Sustainability Initiative and UMass Amherst Career Services presents a green jobs panel of local and regional sustainability related employers featuring UMass alums in the green jobs... Read More

Wed 10/23: Building Sustainable Leaders: Green Jobs Panel

In partnership with the UMass Amherst Career Center, Sustainable UMass presents a green jobs panel of local and regional sustainability related leaders, featuring UMass Amherst alumni in the green... Read More

Wed 10/23: Weekly Wednesday Workshop: Applying to Grad School

Fall has arrived, and with it, talk of GRE's, personal statements, and musings of what lies beyond undergraduate education. Ever thought that you might be interested in applying for grad school? If... Read More

Wed 10/23: Jesuit Volunteers Info Session

The JVC sends volunteers for a year or more to live with and serve the poor and marginalized in the U.S. and developing countries. Students from all backgrounds and religious beliefs are encouraged... Read More

Thu 10/24: STPEC/CHC Distinguished Lecture Series: Tina Reynolds

A Human Rights Perspective: Reproductive Justice and Mass Criminalization of Black and Brown Women Presented by Tina Reynolds     Black and Brown women are the fastest growing population within our... Read More

Thu 10/24: Conversations About...Guns in the U.S.

  Facilitated by Andrew Papachristos.   Andrew Papachristos is an associate professor in the Department of Sociology at Yale University whose research focuses on social networks, neighborhoods,... Read More

Fri 10/25: DUE: Application for Five College Digital Humanities Fellowship

Proposals are due for the Five College Digital Humanities Fellowship   Junior and senior undergraduate students at any of the five colleges are invited to submit proposals for creative and/or... Read More

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Next week

Mon 10/28 World Film Series: Ran

Tue 10/29 Pizza & Prof: Sam Nugen

Wed 10/30 Annual Five College Graduate and Professional Schools Information Day

Wed 10/30 Meet the Law: A Networking Event with Alumni Attorneys

Thu 10/31 DUE: Application for Juniper Summer Writing Institute Program Assistant

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