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What's New at Honors

October 13, 2014 to October 19, 2014

In this issue

Openings Available: Join Music Ensembles

Visiting Writers Series: Charles Wright, US Poet Laureate

"Transforming Afro-Cuban Neighborhoods in Havana: A Movement for Social and Gender Equity in Community Development"

Concerts in the Hall

Collaborative Teacher Education Program (CTEP) Information Session

Save the Date for Family Weekend

Volunteers Needed for Majors Fair

UMass Women into Leadership

Mid-Semester Date

Holiday - No Classes

Campus Announcements and Activities

Openings Available: Join Music Ensembles

The UMass Amherst Music Department still has openings in many of its wonderful ensembles for students attending the Commonwealth Honors College who may want to continue playing and performing while... Read More

Save the Date for Family Weekend

Spread the word! Family Weekend is taking place across campus from October 24-26. Registration is $30/family and includes tours, open houses, information sessions, wagon rides, pumpkin decorating,... Read More

Volunteers Needed for Majors Fair

The Majors Fair, sponsored by Undergraduate Advising will be held on Wednesday, October 29. This is an opportunity for students to explore all majors in one location.   Volunteers are needed to make... Read More

Mid-Semester Date

Today is the last day to drop classes with ‘W’ and select ‘Pass/Fail' for Undergraduate, Stockbridge and CPE students.

Holiday - No Classes

Monday, October 13 is a holiday. No classes are held. A Monday academic schedule will be followed on Tuesday, October 14.

Visiting Writers Series: Charles Wright, US Poet Laureate

The University of  Massachusetts Visiting Writers Series is pleased to present Charles Wright, the Poet Laureate of the United States, reading at 8 pm on Thursday, October 23.   Appointed in mid-June... Read More

"Transforming Afro-Cuban Neighborhoods in Havana: A Movement for Social and Gender Equity in Community Development"

Maria Regla Barbón Díaz presents her lecture: "Transforming Afro-Cuban Neighborhoods in Havana: A Movement for Social and Gender Equity in Community Development"         The Integral Neighborhood... Read More

Concerts in the Hall

On October 23, CHC's first Concerts in the Hall will start with a Saxophone Trio who call themselves "Equilibrium." The second half of the concert will be with a Tuba Quartet who came up with "Low... Read More

Collaborative Teacher Education Program (CTEP) Information Session

The "Collaborative Teacher Education Program" (CTEP) will have representatives available to speak with students on a drop in basis regarding opportunities to become a teacher in CHC Events Hall 160W... Read More

Academic Opportunities

UMass Women into Leadership

UMass Women into Leadership (UWiL): Preparing the next generation of women for public service   UWiL is a series of annual, hands-on workshops coordinated by the department of political science at... Read More

Upcoming Events

Holiday - No Classes 10/13/2014 (All day) UMass Amherst

 

World Film Series: "Mother of George" 10/14/2014 - 6:30pm to 8:30pm CHC Events Hall - East

 

Weekly Wednesday Workshop: Science Careers for Humanities Students 10/15/2014 - 5:30pm to 6:30pm CHC Events Hall

 

Mid-Semester Date 10/16/2014 (All day) UMass Amherst

 

Lecture Series: "The New College Proletariat" 10/16/2014 - 4:00pm CHC Events Hall

 

Conversations About... Art and Activism in the 21st Century 10/16/2014 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm CHC Events Hall

 

Bragging Writes

Honors InSight

Continuing on my Research Journey

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