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Honors Events

November 11, 2013 to November 17, 2013

This week

Mon 11/11: Holiday - Veteran's Day - No Classes

Tue 11/12 to Thu 11/14: Three Oxford Seminar Information Sessions

Tue 11/12: Pizza & Prof: Structural Biology

Wed 11/13: STPEC/CHC Distinguished Lecture Series: "Europe's 'Entangled Histories'"

Wed 11/13: Deadline to Apply for SBS Spring Study Abroad Scholarship

Wed 11/13: Oxford Seminar Information Session

Wed 11/13: Weekly Wednesday Workshop: Research in the Real World

Wed 11/13: Non-Profit Careers Panel

Wed 11/13: Owning the Genome

Fri 11/15: Sex with Neighbors: Canada and Canadians in the "U.S." Homophile Press

Mon 11/11: Holiday - Veteran's Day - No Classes

No classes will be held on Monday. A Monday class schedule will be followed on Wednesday November 13 2013.

Tue 11/12 to Thu 11/14: Three Oxford Seminar Information Sessions

The UMass Oxford Summer Seminar will hold drop-in information sessions about the 2014 seminar to talk about classes (literature, law, politics and history), and scholarships.   Tuesday,... Read More

Tue 11/12: Pizza & Prof: Structural Biology

Dr. Garman's lab works on inherited metabolic diseases, focusing on the molecular interactions that lead to development of disease. We use a variety of biochemical and biophysical techniques,... Read More

Wed 11/13: STPEC/CHC Distinguished Lecture Series: "Europe's 'Entangled Histories'"

Europe's "Entangled Histories" and the Memorial to the Abolition of Slavery in Nantes, France Presented by Anna Schrade     Anna Schrade's talk revolves around a recently inaugurated 'Memorial to the... Read More

Wed 11/13: Deadline to Apply for SBS Spring Study Abroad Scholarship

Undergraduate students with majors in SBS who are planning to study abroad during the spring 2014 semester are encouraged to apply for this scholarship. Awards are typically given to 20-25 students... Read More

Wed 11/13: Oxford Seminar Information Session

The UMass Oxford Summer Seminar will hold drop-in information sessions about the 2014 seminar to talk about classes (literature, law, politics and history), and scholarships.   What is the seminar... Read More

Wed 11/13: Weekly Wednesday Workshop: Research in the Real World

Research, in the form of a thesis or project, is a key component in the Commonwealth Honors College curriculum. Meet alumni who are pursuing research professionally. Hear about how their... Read More

Wed 11/13: Non-Profit Careers Panel

Thinking about working, volunteering, or interning with a non-profit organization? Career Services will be sponsoring a panel on careers with non-profit organizations like U.S. PIRG.   On issue after... Read More

Wed 11/13: Owning the Genome

In 2013, the Supreme Court held that genes found in nature cannot be patented, invalidating Myriad Genetics’ patents on the human breast cancer genes BRCA1 and BRCA2. The American Civil Liberties... Read More

Fri 11/15: Sex with Neighbors: Canada and Canadians in the "U.S." Homophile Press

Professor Marc Stein will be giving a talk, titled "Sex with Neighbors: Canada and Canadians in the 'U.S.' Homophile Press," as part of the Mellon Mutual Mentorship Grant on Transnational Feminisms... Read More

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Oxford Summer Seminar Information Sessions

SBS Spring Study Abroad Scholarship

TH494 SI: Performing Arts in South Africa- the Grahamstown Arts Festival Course

Grassroots Community Organizing

Bragging Writes

Professor Rebecca Spencer Helps Honors Students Get Results from their Research

Smethurst Shares Insight on Origin of Grandfather Laws

Whitbourne Featured in Article About First-Born Performance

Honors InSight

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Next week

Tue 11/19 Last Info Session for Edinburgh Summer Program

Tue 11/19 Pizza & Prof: Brion Dulac

Wed 11/20 Weekly Wednesday Workshop: International Scholars Program

Wed 11/20 Oxford Seminar Information Session

Thu 11/21 Conversations About... Religion and Politics Today

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