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What's New at Honors

April 14, 2014 to April 20, 2014

In this issue

Public Reading: Narrative Nonfiction Honors Seminar Projects

Alumni Art Star: A Conversation with Anne Pasternak

Earth Day 2014: Building a Diverse Movement for Environmental Justice and Sustainability

Road Scholar Marketing and Communications Internship

Five College Relay For Life

Environmental League of Massachusetts Campaign Boot Camp

Alumni Talk: Dr. Paul K. Williamson ‘74

Deadline: Application for Honors Research Fellowships

Deadline: Application for Honors Research Grant

Massachusetts Multicultural Film Festival: "To Chris Marker, an Unsent Letter" and "If I Had 4 Dromedaries"

Statewide Undergraduate Research Conference

Campus Announcements and Activities

Public Reading: Narrative Nonfiction Honors Seminar Projects

Students from Connie Griffin's Honors Project Seminar, Truth/Telling: Reading and Writing Narrative Nonfiction, will be reading from their Honors Project manuscripts. Refreshments will be served at 6... Read More

Five College Relay For Life

Relay For Life is an overnight community Fundraiser benefiting the American Cancer Society The event works to spread Cancer awareness, celebrate the lives of survivors, and remember those who lost... Read More

Alumni Talk: Dr. Paul K. Williamson ‘74

How does research work in industry?  Ever wonder what a research career in industry might look like?  What do researchers do?  Join UMass Amherst alumnus Dr. Paul K. Williamson ‘74 for a discussion... Read More

Massachusetts Multicultural Film Festival: "To Chris Marker, an Unsent Letter" and "If I Had 4 Dromedaries"

The 21st annual Massachusetts Multicultural Film Festival presents To Chris Marker, an Unsent Letter, directed by Emiko Omori (USA, 2012, 78 min, in English) This collective cinematic love letter to... Read More

Alumni Art Star: A Conversation with Anne Pasternak

The UMass Arts Extension Service and the Department of Art, Architecture, and Art History are pleased to welcome “Art Star” Alumni Visiting Artist speaker, President and Artistic Director of... Read More

Earth Day 2014: Building a Diverse Movement for Environmental Justice and Sustainability

Community Panel Our panel will feature a number of regional community leaders and activists including community organizer, hip-hop activist and former 2008 Green Party Vice Presidential Candidate... Read More

Internships and Employment

Road Scholar Marketing and Communications Internship

Summary: Road Scholar, the not-for-profit leader in lifelong learning since 1975, seeks a dynamic self-starter to assist with marketing and communications efforts to enhance our Scholarship/Tuition... Read More

Academic Opportunities

Environmental League of Massachusetts Campaign Boot Camp

The ELM Campaign Boot Camp will helpyou build the skills you need to get invovled in political campaigns and make an impact.   At this two-day training, experienced Massachusetts political operatives... Read More

Statewide Undergraduate Research Conference

More than 800 students from different public campuses in Massachusetts will deliver presentations showcasing their exceptional projects.

Scholarships and Support

Deadline: Application for Honors Research Fellowships

Attention Freshman and Sophomore Commonwealth Honors College students!   The deadline to apply for Research Assistant Fellowships for Fall 2014 is Tuesday, April 22, 2014, 11:59 p.m.   These... Read More

Deadline: Application for Honors Research Grant

Attention Junior Commonwealth Honors College students!   The student deadline to apply for Honors Research Grants of up to $1,000 for Fall 2014 is Tuesday, April 22, 2014 at 11:59 p.m.   Eligibility... Read More

Upcoming Events

Speed Networking Night with Practitioners in Social Policy, Social Work, and Advocacy 04/16/2014 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm Campus Center 10th Floor

 

Massachusetts Multicultural Film Festival: "To Chris Marker, an Unsent Letter" and "If I Had 4 Dromedaries" 04/16/2014 - 7:30pm 137 Isenberg

 

Alumni Art Star: A Conversation with Anne Pasternak 04/17/2014 - 4:30pm CHC Events Hall

 

World Film Series: "Z" 04/17/2014 - 6:30pm CHC Events Hall- East

 

Public Reading: Narrative Nonfiction Honors Seminar Projects 04/17/2014 - 7:00pm Amherst Books

 

Bragging Writes

Honors InSight

International Table Top Day

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