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What's New at Honors

February 25, 2013 to March 03, 2013

In this issue

I Love UMass Day

Screening and Discussion of Flirting with Danger: Power and Consent in Heterosexual Relationships

Maureen Flanagan Scholarship Endowment

CHC Residential Community Housing Information Session for Current Students

CHC Residential Community Housing Information Session for Current Students

Eugene & Ronnie Isenberg Honors Scholarship for CHC/ISOM Students

Women in Science Lecture

College of Social and Behavioral Sciences Scholarships

Online Course Offerings from the Center for Public Policy and Administration

Don't Miss the Deadlines: Numerous Scholarships Available for CHC Students

Meet the Law: A Networking Event with Alumni Attorneys

Amazon Aquatic Ecology Summer Course Application Deadline

UMass Amherst Oxford Summer Seminar at Trinity College Scholarship Deadline

Rachel and John Morton Honors Scholarship Deadline

Nancy Cullen '76 Scholarship Deadline

Melvin Howard Scholarship Deadline

Marybeth T. Murphy Memorial Scholarship Deadline

Lewenberg Family Scholarship Deadline

Lawrence Payne '77 Public Service Scholarship Deadline

Kenneth L. O'Brien Scholarship Deadline

Honors Dean's Awards Deadline

David J. Snyder Memorial Scholarship Deadline

David and Linda Littlefield Scholarship Deadline

Cooke Family Fund Scholarship Deadline

Class of 1941 Humanitarian Scholarship Deadline

Charles J. Hoff Scholarship Deadline

Edinburgh Fringe Theatre Festival Scholarship Deadline

National Geographic Young Explorer Grants Available All Year

Announcements

I Love UMass Day

Show your love for and pride in UMass by joining us on I Love UMass Day as UMass Amherst joins over 70 schools and colleges worldwide for the first ever Student Engagement and Philanthropy Day.  Ways... Read More

CHC Residential Community Housing Information Session for Current Students

Residential Life and Commonwealth Honors College staff will be presenting information for CHC students who are interested in finding out more about the Commonwealth Honors College Residential... Read More

CHC Residential Community Housing Information Session for Current Students

Residential Life and Commonwealth Honors College staff will be presenting information for CHC students who are interested in finding out more about the Commonwealth Honors College Residential... Read More

Meet the Law: A Networking Event with Alumni Attorneys

Thinking about law school?  Have questions about the practice areas of law?  Join alumni attorneys for dinner and “speed dating” style networking.  Sign up early for this popular event as it fills up... Read More

Campus Announcements and Activities

Screening and Discussion of Flirting with Danger: Power and Consent in Heterosexual Relationships

The UMass Department of Communication and College of Social and Behavioral Sciences will host a special screening and discussion of Flirting with Danger: Power and Consent in Heterosexual... Read More

Women in Science Lecture

The College of Natural Sciences Women In Science Initiative at the University of Massachusetts Amherst invites you the lecture "STEMing the Tide: How Female Experts and Peers Act as 'Social Vaccines... Read More

Scholarships and Support

Maureen Flanagan Scholarship Endowment

Are you a student with financial need and an interest in research, internships, or service that complements your campus course work?   The purpose of the Flanagan scholarship is to provide support... Read More

Eugene & Ronnie Isenberg Honors Scholarship for CHC/ISOM Students

The Isenberg Honors Scholarship provides a substantial scholarship for up to eight juniors. This is a merit scholarship with strong emphasis on academic performance and demonstrated leadership... Read More

College of Social and Behavioral Sciences Scholarships

There are many upcoming scholarship opportunities offered through the College of Social and Behavioral Sciences.   Click here for a list of available scholarships.  Applications for all of these... Read More

Don't Miss the Deadlines: 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

UMass Amherst Oxford Summer Seminar at Trinity College Scholarship Deadline

Commonwealth Honors College students in good standing are eligible to apply for a scholarship of up to $2,000 for the Oxford Summer Seminar held annually at Trinity College, Oxford University.... Read More

Rachel and John Morton Honors Scholarship Deadline

Commonwealth Honors College students in their first or second year of study are eligible to apply for the Rachel and John Morton Honors Scholarship. This year, two scholarships will be awarded as a... Read More

Nancy Cullen '76 Scholarship Deadline

Second and third-year students who are members of Commonwealth Honors College, participate in the UMass Amherst Minuteman Marching Band, and have demonstrated financial need are eligible to apply for... Read More

Melvin Howard Scholarship Deadline

Commonwealth Honors College students in their first, second or third year of study, with an interest in economics or business, are eligible to apply for the Melvin Howard Scholarship. The Melvin... Read More

Marybeth T. Murphy Memorial Scholarship Deadline

The Marybeth T. Murphy Memorial Scholarship Fund was established in memory of Marybeth T. Murphy, a 1983 graduate who studied landscape architecture with a major in environmental design, this... Read More

Lewenberg Family Scholarship Deadline

Commonwealth Honors College students in their first, second or third year of study, who are active in Hillel, are eligible to apply for the Lewenberg Family Scholarship. Each year one or more... Read More

Lawrence Payne '77 Public Service Scholarship Deadline

This award was endowed by the Class of 1977 in memory of their classmate who graduated with Departmental Honors in Political Science. Mr. Payne died with Commerce Secretary Ron Brown in the 1996... Read More

Kenneth L. O'Brien Scholarship Deadline

First, second and third-year students who have completed at least one semester of college-level work with an outstanding academic record and are members of Commonwealth Honors College at UMass... Read More

Honors Dean's Awards Deadline

Ten annual awards of $500 each are made to senior Commonwealth Honors College students based on the excellence of their thesis or project.

David J. Snyder Memorial Scholarship Deadline

Commonwealth Honors College students in their first, second or third year of study are eligible to apply for the David J. Snyder Memorial Scholarship. Each year one or more scholarships are awarded... Read More

David and Linda Littlefield Scholarship Deadline

The David and Linda Littlefield Scholarship was established by their son, Matthew Littlefield ’99 to honor his parents and to support Commonwealth Honors College students studying abroad. ... Read More

Cooke Family Fund Scholarship Deadline

This award is endowed by the Cooke family in memory of family members, several of whom were alumni of the University- Theodore F. Cooke’, Sr. ’01, Robert G. Cooke ’25, Dorothy Cooke Robbins ’28,... Read More

Class of 1941 Humanitarian Scholarship Deadline

Up to eight awards of at least $2,000 are made annually to students who articulate how they plan to use their education toward the betterment of the world. Recipients are chosen from among junior and... Read More

Charles J. Hoff Scholarship Deadline

The Charles J. Hoff Scholarship is designed to provide need-based assistance to motivated Commonwealth Honors College Students. Students must file a Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)... Read More

Edinburgh Fringe Theatre Festival Scholarship Deadline

Members of the University of Massachusetts Amherst Commonwealth Honors College in good standing are eligible to apply for scholarships of up to $1,000 to assist with program costs for the summer... 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

Academic Opportunities

Online Course Offerings from the Center for Public Policy and Administration

This summer, the Center for Public Policy and Administration is offering three online courses open to both undergrads and graduate students. Enrollment opens March 18.   PUBP&ADM 697S/397S: LGBT... Read More

Amazon Aquatic Ecology Summer Course Application Deadline

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

Upcoming Events

CHC Residential Community Housing Information Session for Current Students 02/26/2013 - 2:30pm to 3:30pm Campus Center Auditorium

 

Curriculum Crossroads for CNS students 02/26/2013 - 4:00pm Bernie Dallas Room, Goodell

 

Pizza & Prof: Sam Nugen, Food Science 02/26/2013 - 5:45pm to 7:00pm 504 Goodell

 

Screening and Discussion of Flirting with Danger: Power and Consent in Heterosexual Relationships 02/26/2013 - 6:30pm 102 Thompson

 

FAC Performance: Traces by Les 7 Doigts De La Main 02/26/2013 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm Fine Arts Center Concert Hall

 

Weekly Wednesday Workshop 02/27/2013 - 5:30pm to 6:30pm 504 Goodell

 

CHC Residential Community Housing Information Session for Current Students 02/27/2013 - 6:30pm to 7:30pm Campus Center Auditorium

 

I Love UMass Day 02/28/2013 - 10:00am to 3:00pm Campus Center Concourse

 

Women in Science Lecture 02/28/2013 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm UMass Campus Center Auditorium

 

Meet the Law: A Networking Event with Alumni Attorneys 02/28/2013 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm Cape Cod Lounge

 

Amazon Aquatic Ecology Summer Course Application Deadline 03/01/2013 - 5:00pm

 

DiGiammarino Scholarship Deadline: Mar. 1 03/01/2013 - 5:00pm

 

UMass Amherst Oxford Summer Seminar at Trinity College Scholarship Deadline 03/01/2013 - 5:00pm 504 Goodell

 

Rachel and John Morton Honors Scholarship Deadline 03/01/2013 - 5:00pm 504 Goodell

 

Nancy Cullen '76 Scholarship Deadline 03/01/2013 - 5:00pm 504 Goodell

 

Charles J. Hoff Scholarship Deadline 03/01/2013 - 5:00pm Goodell Hall

 

Class of 1941 Humanitarian Scholarship Deadline 03/01/2013 - 5:00pm Goodell Hall 504

 

Cooke Family Fund Scholarship Deadline 03/01/2013 - 5:00pm Goodell Hall 504

 

David and Linda Littlefield Scholarship Deadline 03/01/2013 - 5:00pm Goodell Hall 504

 

David J. Snyder Memorial Scholarship Deadline 03/01/2013 - 5:00pm Goodell Hall 504

 

Honors Dean's Awards Deadline 03/01/2013 - 5:00pm Goodell Hall 504

 

Kenneth L. O'Brien Scholarship Deadline 03/01/2013 - 5:00pm 504 Goodell

 

Lawrence Payne '77 Public Service Scholarship Deadline 03/01/2013 - 5:00pm 504 Goodell

 

Lewenberg Family Scholarship Deadline 03/01/2013 - 5:00pm 504 Goodell

 

Marybeth T. Murphy Memorial Scholarship Deadline 03/01/2013 - 5:00pm 504 Goodell

 

Melvin Howard Scholarship Deadline 03/01/2013 - 5:00pm 504 Goodell

 

Edinburgh Fringe Theatre Festival Scholarship Deadline 03/01/2013 - 5:00pm Goodell Hall 504

 

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