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Honors Events

February 17, 2014 to February 23, 2014

This week

Mon 2/17: Holiday - Presidents' Day - No Classes

Tue 2/18: ALANA Career Fair

Tue 2/18: The Dictionary as Data: An Alumni Talk with Peter Sokolowski ’92, G’94

Tue 2/18: On-Campus Networking Night for STEM Majors

Tue 2/18: On-Campus Networking Night

Wed 2/19: Career Blast 2014 Job & Internship Fair

Wed 2/19: ISI Residency: Was Emancipation a War Crime?

Wed 2/19: U R what you Tweet, Snap, Like and Post—Creating your Digital Brand

Wed 2/19: Massachusetts Multicultural Film Festival: Free Angela and All Political Prisoners

Thu 2/20: World Film Series: "The Last Wave"

Thu 2/20: Student Advisory Board Meeting

Sun 2/23: Fourth Annual Du Bois Tribute

Sun 2/23: Without Their Permission: Book Tour with Reddit Co-Founder Alexis Ohanian

Mon 2/17: Holiday - Presidents' Day - No Classes

Monday February 17 2013 is Presidents' Day, and no classes will be held at UMass Amherst. On Tuesday February 18 2013, the campus will follow a Monday class schedule.

Tue 2/18: ALANA Career Fair

Meet employers looking for ALANA students of all majors for full-time, Co-op and/or Internship opportunities. Typically employers attending this event have specific openings to discuss, and many... Read More

Tue 2/18: The Dictionary as Data: An Alumni Talk with Peter Sokolowski ’92, G’94

Is today’s dictionary merely a record of words’ meanings or a reflection of what we want to know?  Peter Sokolowski ’92 and G’94 is the Editor-at-Large for Merriam-Webster.  His talk, “The Dictionary... Read More

Tue 2/18: On-Campus Networking Night for STEM Majors

This is a special evening for Engineering and other STEM majors to meet recruiters from top technology companies who will also be at the ALANA and Career Blast career fairs. In this “speed dating”... Read More

Tue 2/18: On-Campus Networking Night

It's not only what you know, its WHO you know! This very special evening, arranged exclusively for current UMass Amherst students, will bring experienced professionals from a wide range of employers... Read More

Wed 2/19: Career Blast 2014 Job & Internship Fair

Undergraduate and graudate students of all majors are welcome to attend Career Services' job and internship fair. Check out full-time employment, internships, co-ops and summer job opportunities.... Read More

Wed 2/19: ISI Residency: Was Emancipation a War Crime?

The Interdisciplinary Studies Institute welcomes Professor Barbara Fields, with her lecture, “Was Emancipation a War Crime?” as part of the 2014 ISI Residency. Her visit from February 18-20 will... Read More

Wed 2/19: U R what you Tweet, Snap, Like and Post—Creating your Digital Brand

Have you ever thought twice before pushing the send button on a tweet, Facebook status or uploading a picture to Instagram? This interactive session will provide a different look at social media as... Read More

Wed 2/19: Massachusetts Multicultural Film Festival: Free Angela and All Political Prisoners

The 21st annual Massachusetts Multicultural Film Festival presents Free Angela and All Political Prisoners, directed by Shola Lynch (USA/France, 2012, 112 min.)   Legendary radical activist Angela... Read More

Thu 2/20: World Film Series: "The Last Wave"

Australia, 1977;  Dir: Peter Weir   Richard Chamberlain stars as Australian lawyer David Burton, who takes on the defense of a group of aborigines accused of killing one of their own. He suspects the... Read More

Thu 2/20: Student Advisory Board Meeting

The Student Advisory Board provides input, feedback, and advice to the dean regarding CHC programs and policies. Board meetings are open to all CHC students.   If you would like to attend this... Read More

Sun 2/23: Fourth Annual Du Bois Tribute

The tribute this year focuses on service, unity, and joy, as demonstrated by the lives of W.E.B. Du Bois, Nelson Mandela and others. Music, dance and insights underscore this inspirational day.

Sun 2/23: Without Their Permission: Book Tour with Reddit Co-Founder Alexis Ohanian

Without Their Permission How the 21st century will be made, not managed   Reddit co-founder Alexis Ohanian presents “Without Their Permission,” a discussion on how the Internet offers an incredible... Read More

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Next week

Sun 2/23 Fourth Annual Du Bois Tribute

Sun 2/23 Without Their Permission: Book Tour with Reddit Co-Founder Alexis Ohanian

Mon 2/24 CHCRC Information Session

Mon 2/24 Conversations About... The United States and the World: American Intervention Policy

Tue 2/25 20th Annual Du Bois Birthday Bash

Tue 2/25 Pizza & Prof: American Foreign Policy: The Burdens of a Reluctant Hegemon

Tue 2/25 Speed Networking: Mediation and Dispute Resolution

Tue 2/25 CHCRC Information Session

Wed 2/26 Summer Jobs Fair: Camps & Employment Agencies

Wed 2/26 The Winter Warmer

Wed 2/26 Weekly Wednesday Workshop: Applying to the Masters in Public Policy

Wed 2/26 Massachusetts Multicultural Film Festival: The Night Shift Belongs to the Stars & Beyond the Glass

Thu 2/27 World Film Series: "The American Friend"

Fri 2/28 Critical Feminist Thought and the African Diaspora

Fri 2/28 Amherst College Non-Profit & Government Career Fair

Fri 2/28 Due: Submissions for Undergraduate Student Research Award

Fri 2/28 Due: CHC Spring Scholarship Deadline

Fri 2/28 Due: Applications for Graduate & Undergraduate Student Awards In Family Research

Sat 3/1 DUE: Application for BIO596Z Amazon Aquatic Ecology

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