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What's New at Honors

January 28, 2013 to February 03, 2013

In this issue

National Fellowship Mentoring Opportunity

UCAN Volunteer's First Orientation Session of the Semester

Numerous Scholarships Available for CHC Students

DiGiammarino Scholarship Deadline

UMass Permaculture Initiative Seeks Students for Committee

EDUC 202 - Intergroup Dialogue

Honors 397M - Intro to Multidisciplinary Research

UMass Visiting Writers Series Hosts Authors Barton and Thon

Amazon Aquatic Ecology Summer Course Application Deadline

Howard H. Quint Memorial Prize Deadline

National Geographic Young Explorer Grants Available All Year

Academic Opportunities

National Fellowship Mentoring Opportunity

ONSA, the Office of National Scholarship Advisement, has an exciting new opportunity for UMass Commonwealth Honors College students to work intensively on their applications for National Scholarships... Read More

EDUC 202 - Intergroup Dialogue

  Spice Up Your Spring Schedule!   Looking for an exciting and interactive 4-credit course to add to your schedule? Check out EDUC 202: Exploring Commonalities and Differences. Imagine sitting in a... Read More

Honors 397M - Intro to Multidisciplinary Research

  Associate Dean of the Commonwealth Honors College, Daniel Gordon, is offering a 1 credit course, Intro to Multidisciplinary Research, in Spring 2013. The course is for students who wish to... Read More

Amazon Aquatic Ecology Summer Course Application Deadline

The deadline to apply for the Amazon Aquatic Biology Course (BIOL 597AZ) is February 1, so if you're interested in this exciting opportunity you should start working on your application now (if you... Read More

Campus Announcements and Activities

UCAN Volunteer's First Orientation Session of the Semester

Looking to volunteer this semester? Don’t have time to take extra classes or attend weekly meetings? UCAN Volunteer!   UCAN is a student-run community service network that matches UMass students to... Read More

UMass Permaculture Initiative Seeks Students for Committee

The UMass Permaculture Initiative has had remarkable success in the creation of campus edible and sustainable landscapes. Thank you for your support, UMass! If you are interested in getting involved... Read More

UMass Visiting Writers Series Hosts Authors Barton and Thon

  The UMass Visiting Writers Series will host authors Emily Barton and Melanie Rae Thon on Thursday, January 31, at 8 pm in Memorial Hall.  The event is free and open to the public. Emily Barton is... Read More

Scholarships and Support

Numerous Scholarships Available for CHC Students

As we welcome students back to UMass for the Spring 2013 academic semester, it is important to note that many scholarship deadlines are approaching. They include awards for graduating seniors, summer... Read More

DiGiammarino Scholarship Deadline

  We are seeking students who are interested in doing community-engaged research this summer. This Scholarship will offer rising seniors (those who are in the summer before their senior year) the... Read More

Howard H. Quint Memorial Prize Deadline

  Established in memory of Professor Howard Quint, former History Department Chair and co-founder of the Honors Program, the prize of approximately $400 is awarded jointly by the History... 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

Pizza & Prof: Food Security, Food Access, and Health 01/29/2013 - 5:45pm to 7:00pm 504 Goodell

 

Weekly Wednesday Workshop: Spring Scholarship Workshop 01/30/2013 - 5:30pm 504 Goodell

 

UMass Visiting Writers Series Hosts Authors Barton and Thon 01/31/2013 - 8:00pm Memorial Hall

 

Amazon Aquatic Ecology Summer Course Application Deadline 02/01/2013 - 5:00pm

 

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