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What's New at Honors

October 27, 2014 to November 02, 2014

In this issue

Careers in Library and Information Science

The Complexity of Alcohol Use: The Role of Science, Government, and the Community

Mathematica Policy Research Job Opportunity

Free Concerts for CHC Students

Undergraduate Research in Sustainability Award

Athletics Needs More Academic Tutors!

Ethos Group Annual Essay Competition

2015 Edinburgh Fringe Theater Festival Info Session

Boren Scholarship Information Session

Short Term Study Abroad to South Africa with ISOM

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

Collaborative Teacher Education Program (CTEP) Information Session

Volunteers Needed for Majors Fair

Meet the Law

Greenbaum Gallery Exhibit: Vanishing UMass

Registration Begins for Spring 2015

Veteran's Day - No Class on Nov. 11

Careers in Library and Information Science

The UMass Amherst Libraries host a Library Careers Networking Night on Thursday, November 13, 2014 from 5:30 – 7:30 p.m., Room 2601, W.E.B. Du Bois Library. The event is free, open to the public, and... Read More

The Complexity of Alcohol Use: The Role of Science, Government, and the Community

The School of Public Health and Health Sciences Presents the ENVIRON Seminar & Panel Discussion: The Complexity of Alcohol Use: The Role of Science, Government, and the Community.   Talks include... Read More

2015 Edinburgh Fringe Theater Festival Info Session

Interesting in learning about the 2015 Edinburgh Fringe Theatre Festival summer program?   An INFORMATIONAL MEETING will be held on Tuesday, Oct. 28 at 5pm in Bartlett 316.   The Fringe Theatre... Read More

Boren Scholarship Information Session

Are you a current UMass undergraduate planning to study abroad during the 2015-2016 academic year?   Boren Scholarships provide up to $20,000 to US undergraduates for study abroad in areas of the... 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

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

Greenbaum Gallery Exhibit: Vanishing UMass

Greenbaum Gallery Exhibit: Vanishing UMass   Explore UMass Amherst places, events, and traditions which have faded into obscurity through images from the University Archives.   Curated by Art History... Read More

Internships and Employment

Mathematica Policy Research Job Opportunity

Mathematica Policy Research (MPR), a social policy and research firm headquartered in Princeton, NJ, seeks undergraduate students to fill Research Assistant/Programmer vacancies in their office... Read More

Announcements

Free Concerts for CHC Students

The UMass Amherst Department of Music and Dance is pleased to offer CHC students the opportunity to attend any of its concerts or events FREE OF CHARGE! We have something for everyone and we look... Read More

Undergraduate Research in Sustainability Award

The UMass Amherst Libraries are pleased to announce the new Undergraduate Research in Sustainability Award. All undergraduate UMass Amherst students are eligible.    Papers, theses, design and... Read More

Athletics Needs More Academic Tutors!

Athletics is looking to hire personable, qualified, and eager students who have an interest in working with our student-athletes as a peer tutor. Attached is a job description for those interested... Read More

Ethos Group Annual Essay Competition

Ethos group's annual essay contest promotes their company’s values and recruits students who are interested in experiencing their headquarters. Ethos Group provides franchised automotive dealerships... Read More

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

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

Registration Begins for Spring 2015

Registration for Spring 2015 classes begins to open on November 12, 2014. Registration priority is determined by aggregate academic credits.

Veteran's Day - No Class on Nov. 11

No classes will be held on Tuesday. A Tuesday class schedule will be followed on Wednesday November 12, 2014.

Upcoming Events

Greenbaum Gallery Exhibit: Vanishing UMass 09/25/2014 (All day) to 03/15/2015 (All day) Greenbaum Gallery, Elm House

 

"Transforming Afro-Cuban Neighborhoods in Havana: A Movement for Social and Gender Equity in Community Development" 10/27/2014 - 4:00pm to 6:00pm CHC Events Hall

 

World Film Series: "The New Black" 10/27/2014 - 6:30pm to 8:30pm CHC Events Hall - East

 

2015 Edinburgh Fringe Theater Festival Info Session 10/28/2014 - 5:00pm to 6:00pm Bartlett 316

 

Collaborative Teacher Education Program (CTEP) Information Session 10/28/2014 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm CHC Events Hall 160W

 

Pizza & Prof: Conflicting Paradigms in Testing and Immigration 10/28/2014 - 5:45pm to 7:00pm CHC Events Hall

 

Annual Five College Graduate and Professional Schools Information Day 10/29/2014 - 11:00am to 3:00pm Student Union Ballroom

 

The Complexity of Alcohol Use: The Role of Science, Government, and the Community 10/29/2014 - 3:00pm to 5:00pm Integrated Learning Center, Room 240

 

Weekly Wednesday Workshop: 'Well-Rounded' with Michael King '09 10/29/2014 - 5:30pm to 6:30pm CHC Events Hall

 

Boren Scholarship Information Session 10/30/2014 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm CHC Events Hall - East

 

Angelique Kidjo Performs 10/30/2014 - 7:30pm to 11:00pm UMass Fine Arts Center

 

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