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Honors Events

March 31, 2014 to April 06, 2014

This week

Mon 3/31: Pre-Release Screening of "Julio of Jackson Heights" with filmmaker Richard Shpuntoff

Mon 3/31: Deadline: Application for Oxford Summer Seminar

Tue 4/1: Daffodil Lecture on Sustainability and the Environment: "A Glimpse into the Dark: the Ocean's Hidden Crisis"

Wed 4/2: STPEC/CHC Distinguished Lecture Series: "Race is a Verb"

Wed 4/2: Meet the Law: A Networking Night with Alumni Attorneys

Wed 4/2: Massachusetts Multicultural Film Festival: Ladies Tailor

Thu 4/3: Pre-Health Sciences Networking Dinner

Thu 4/3: World Film Series: "The Piano"

Fri 4/4: Personal Solutions, Personal Actions: Let’s Dance for Hunger

Sat 4/5: CHC Spring Trip: Metropolitan Museum of Art

Mon 3/31: Pre-Release Screening of "Julio of Jackson Heights" with filmmaker Richard Shpuntoff

We are pleased to announce a pre-release screening of documentary, Julio of Jackson Heights. The screening and session with filmmaker Richard Shpuntoff will take place Monday, March 31 at 4:30pm in... Read More

Mon 3/31: Deadline: Application for Oxford Summer Seminar

Inspiring classes in law, English and history… One of the most prestigious universities in the world… Flexibility to travel in England, Ireland, France and beyond… 8 liberal arts credits (4 of them... Read More

Tue 4/1: Daffodil Lecture on Sustainability and the Environment: "A Glimpse into the Dark: the Ocean's Hidden Crisis"

Presented by Isla Castañeda, Assistant Professor, Commonwealth Honors College Professor in Geosciences   The global oceans face an uncertain future due to increasing environmental threats from human... Read More

Wed 4/2: STPEC/CHC Distinguished Lecture Series: "Race is a Verb"

"Race is a Verb: From Race as Genetics to the Biological Consequences of Racism" Presented by Alan Goodman   The idea of race, that humans come in genetically distinct types with different abilities... Read More

Wed 4/2: Meet the Law: A Networking Night with Alumni Attorneys

Interested in law school?  Want to know more about a legal career?  Are you curious about the different kinds of practice areas?  Get all your questions answered by alumni attorneys in this fun,... Read More

Wed 4/2: Massachusetts Multicultural Film Festival: Ladies Tailor

The 21st annual Massachusetts Multicultural Film Festival presents Ladies Tailor (Damskiy portnoy), directed by Leonid Gorovets (USSR, 1990, 92 min, in Russian w/English subtitles).   Kiev, on the... Read More

Thu 4/3: Pre-Health Sciences Networking Dinner

Now in its third year, students interested in medical school, research, or health sciences are encouraged to join us to network with alumni healthcare professionals, UMass Amherst faculty, and local... Read More

Thu 4/3: World Film Series: "The Piano"

New Zealand, 1993; Dir: Jane Campion   In Jane Campion's 19th-century love story, Ada (Holly Hunter), a mute (but not deaf) young Scots widow, travels with her 9-year-old daughter to the New Zealand... Read More

Fri 4/4: Personal Solutions, Personal Actions: Let’s Dance for Hunger

This event is presented as part of the series, The Changing Face of the US: A Series Exploring Poverty

Sat 4/5: CHC Spring Trip: Metropolitan Museum of Art

Get ready for an awesome opportunity! The CHC program staff is pleased to announce our spring trip to the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York City. The bus will be departing from Haigis Mall at 9:... Read More

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Bragging Writes

Alan Goodman to present on the biological consequences of racism

UMass Amherst Geosciences Professor Isla Castañeda to discuss the ocean's hidden crisis

Derek Khanna '11 to present on federal technology policy

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Next week

Tue 4/8 ONSA Dessert Roundtable

Tue 4/8 Glass, Paper and Canvas: John Wilson of Cape Cod and the Advent(ure) of Photography in Japan

Wed 4/9 Massachusetts Multicultural Film Festival: Enemy of the Reich: The Noor Inayat Khan Story

Thu 4/10 Student Advisory Board Meeting

Thu 4/10 Visiting Writers Series Presents Peter Gizzi

Sun 4/13 Massachusetts Multicultural Film Festival: At Berkeley

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