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What's New at Honors

November 05, 2012 to November 11, 2012

In this issue

Oxford Summer Seminar 2013

Oxford Summer Seminar 2013

Brief Survey for Honors Research

No Text While Driving Pledge

Visiting Writers Series Hosts Noy Holland

Share Your Student Experience with Princeton Review

Academic Honesty Board Seeks Student Members

Edinburgh Fringe Festival Summer Course Info Sessions

Butterfield Literary Journal Accepting Submissions

Barry M. Goldwater Scholarship Deadline

National Geographic Young Explorer Grants Available All Year

Academic Opportunities

Oxford Summer Seminar 2013

Cobblestone streets and Gothic windows. Scholarly (and unscholarly) debates in local pubs. A day-long trip to the Roman Baths (and modern spa!) at Bath. This is what it means to study... Read More

Oxford Summer Seminar 2013

Cobblestone streets and Gothic windows. Scholarly (and unscholarly) debates in local pubs. A day-long trip to the Roman Baths (and modern spa!) at Bath. This is what it means to study abroad in... Read More

Brief Survey for Honors Research

Seeking first year honors student volunteers to participate in a brief 30 minute interview and survey for an honors independent study in sociology with Professor Richard Tessler.  Contact Julia... Read More

Academic Honesty Board Seeks Student Members

The Academic Honesty Office is looking for undergraduate students to serve on the Academic Honesty Board.  The Board hears all appealed, formal charges of academic dishonesty.  The Board only meets... Read More

Edinburgh Fringe Festival Summer Course Info Sessions

Fall is in full swing, but it's not too early to start thinking about summer plans.      The Edinburgh Fringe Festival Summer Course is a great opportunity to experience a different culture, discover... Read More

Campus Announcements and Activities

No Text While Driving Pledge

From November 5 to November 16, the Phi Kappa Phi Honors Society will be holding a Don’t Text and Drive event in the Campus Center concourse. Those who sign a pledge to never text while driving will... Read More

Visiting Writers Series Hosts Noy Holland

The University of Massachusetts' Visiting Writers Series hosts author Noy Holland on Thursday, November 15, at 8 pm in Memorial Hall on the UMass campus.  The event is free and open to the public and... Read More

Share Your Student Experience with Princeton Review

UMass Amherst students are asked to participate in a survey for the upcoming publication of The Princeton Review. Tell what sets UMass Amherst apart and see your quotes featured in the #1 guidebook... Read More

Butterfield Literary Journal Accepting Submissions

Interested in having your work published?  The Butterfield Literary Journal is accepting poetry, short fiction (up to 3000 words), and visual art.  Submit your work to butterfieldjournal@gmail.com by... Read More

Scholarships and Support

Barry M. Goldwater Scholarship Deadline

Authorized by Congress in 1986, the Barry M. Goldwater Scholarship and Excellence in Education Foundation honors Barry M. Goldwater, who served the United States for 56 years as a soldier and... Read More

National Geographic Young Explorer Grants Available All Year

National Geographic offers Young Explorers Grants (YEG) which provides opportunities to individuals ages 18 to 25 to pursue research, conservation, and exploration-related projects consistent with... Read More

Upcoming Events

Election Night Celebration 11/06/2012 - 7:00pm to 11:55pm Cape Cod Lounge, Student Union

 

Oxford Summer Seminar 2013 11/07/2012 - 12:15pm to 1:15pm

 

Weekly Wednesday Workshop: Careers in Education 11/07/2012 - 5:30pm to 7:30pm 504 Goodell Building

 

Honors Faculty Lecture - "(un)Silent Sea" - Sheila Patek 11/07/2012 - 6:30pm Student Union Ballroom

 

Student Advisory Board Meeting 11/08/2012 - 7:00pm to 8:00pm Goodell Lounge

 

Bragging Writes

Honors InSight

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