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What's New at Honors

October 20, 2014 to October 26, 2014

In this issue

Partnership for Public Service Internship

Short Term Study Abroad to South Africa with ISOM

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

Meet the Law

Internships and Employment

Partnership for Public Service Internship

The Public Service Fellows Program at the Partnership for Public Service is an opportunity for undergraduate students, graduate students and recent graduates to participate directly in transforming... Read More

Announcements

Short Term Study Abroad to South Africa with ISOM

After a wildly successful pilot trip in May of 2014, the short term study abroad program to South Africa is now accepting applications for the 2015 Spring semester and May trip. Please come to one... Read More

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

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

Meet the Law

Are you thinking about law school? Trying to decide between legal fields? Ask the experts! Join a group of lawyer-alumni for an evening of small-table, speed networking.    A light dinner will be... Read More

Upcoming Events

World Film Series: "Gattaca" 10/20/2014 - 7:00pm CHC Events Hall - East

 

Pizza & Prof: “Why the Gaza Conflict is so Difficult" 10/21/2014 - 5:45pm to 7:00pm CHC Events Hall

 

Weekly Wednesday Workshop: Professional Communications 10/22/2014 - 5:30pm to 6:30pm CHC Events Hall

 

Concerts in the Hall 10/23/2014 - 5:00pm to 6:00pm CHC Events Hall 160W

 

Visiting Writers Series: Charles Wright, US Poet Laureate 10/23/2014 - 8:00pm to 9:00pm Bernie Dallas Room, Goodell Building

 

Save the Date for Family Weekend 10/24/2014 (All day) to 10/26/2014 (All day)

 

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