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Honors Events

February 23, 2015 to March 01, 2015

This week

Thu 9/25 to Sun 3/15: Greenbaum Gallery Exhibit: Vanishing UMass

Mon 2/23: Information Session: Read, Think, Share Mentoring Program

Tue 2/24: Honors Housing Information Session

Tue 2/24: Diversity Career Fair 2015

Tue 2/24: Lecture: Infectious Disease Modeling

Tue 2/24: Inaugural Black History Month Celebration: Scholarship on the African Diaspora

Wed 2/25: Career Blast 2015: Job and Internship Fair

Wed 2/25: Weekly Wednesday Workshop: Introduction to Mindfulness Meditation

Wed 2/25: Meet the Law: Networking Dinner with Alumni Attorneys

Thu 2/26: Women in Technology Careers

Fri 2/27: Due: Submissions for Undergraduate Student Research Award

Fri 2/27: Due: CHC Spring Scholarship Deadline

Fri 2/27: Due: Applications for Graduate & Undergraduate Student Awards In Family Research

Thu 9/25 to Sun 3/15: Greenbaum Gallery Exhibit: Vanishing UMass

Greenbaum Gallery Exhibit: Vanishing UMass   Explore UMass Amherst places, events, and traditions which have faded into obscurity through images from the University Archives.   Curated by Art History... Read More

Mon 2/23: Information Session: Read, Think, Share Mentoring Program

The innovative Read, Think, Share mentoring program partners students from low-income backgrounds with college student mentors. The students and mentors read books and discuss them online in a secure... Read More

Tue 2/24: Honors Housing Information Session

If you are interested in hearing about the process and options for honors housing for returning students, please attend one of the information sessions. Representatives from CHC, Residence Education... Read More

Tue 2/24: Diversity Career Fair 2015

Meet employers looking to diversify their workforces and want to speak with students of all majors for full-time, co-op or Internship opportunities. Employers attending this event will know this is... Read More

Tue 2/24: Lecture: Infectious Disease Modeling

  Join Commonwealth Honors College and the College of Engineering at Dr. Dylan Shepardson's lecture "Infectious Disease Modeling: An individual-based model of tuberculosis transmission in the US... Read More

Tue 2/24: Inaugural Black History Month Celebration: Scholarship on the African Diaspora

CHC Student Programs, Residential Staff, and Faculty-in-Residence are hosting the Inaugural Black History Month Celebration: Scholarship on the African Diaspora. This will be an annual event with... Read More

Wed 2/25: Career Blast 2015: Job and Internship Fair

Hosted by Career Services, come to Career Blast 2015: Job and Internship Fair. All majors are welcome, as well as both undergraduate and graduate students. Find out about full-time emplyment,... Read More

Wed 2/25: Weekly Wednesday Workshop: Introduction to Mindfulness Meditation

In this 90 minute workshop, Lydia Rackenberg, LICSW and Jason Samlin, MS will introduce participants to the basic principles of Mindfulness and how the practice of Mindfulness meditation can help... Read More

Wed 2/25: Meet the Law: Networking Dinner with Alumni Attorneys

Meet alumni attorneys in a fun, speed-dating format.  They will answer your questions about law school, practice areas, career paths, and more.  Registration is required in order to attend.  ... Read More

Thu 2/26: Women in Technology Careers

Alumna Maura Maloney '85 (Electrical Engineering) will be visiting campus along with four of her colleagues from ESPN, Maureen Barend, Jessica Dang, Diane Larivee, and Farhanah Sheets, to give a... Read More

Fri 2/27: Due: Submissions for Undergraduate Student Research Award

The seventh annual Friends of the Library Undergraduate Research Award (FLURA) recognizes excellence in the use of primary sources in the Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences.  Undergraduate... Read More

Fri 2/27: Due: CHC Spring Scholarship Deadline

Commonwealth Honors College spring scholarship applications are due! For more information and a full listing of CHC scholarships go to www.honors.umass.edu/scholarships.   Any questions should be... Read More

Fri 2/27: Due: Applications for Graduate & Undergraduate Student Awards In Family Research

The Center for Research on Families is pleased to announce the Annual Competition for Graduate & Undergraduate Student Awards in Family Research. Family research is broadly defined and... Read More

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CSP Application due March 9th!

International "Buddies" Program Application

Special Reading by Novelist Okey Ndibe

Bragging Writes

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Next week

Thu 9/25 to Sun 3/15 Greenbaum Gallery Exhibit: Vanishing UMass

Tue 3/3 Service and Leadership Career Fair

Wed 3/4 Vietnam: An Unfinished War

Thu 3/5 Mid-Semester Date

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