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What's New at Honors

February 16, 2015 to February 22, 2015

In this issue

Honors Housing Information Session

Oxford Summer Seminar 2015 Info Sessions

Calling All Entrepreneurs to Idea Jam

Diversity Career Fair 2015

International "Buddies" Program Application

The Frank and Helen DiGiammarino Scholarship Fund

Apply for the Friends of the Library Undergraduate Research Award

Meet the Law: Networking Dinner with Alumni Attorneys

Policy Research Firm Hiring Entry Level Analysts and Research Assistants

Due: Submissions for Undergraduate Student Research Award

Due: CHC Spring Scholarship Deadline

Due: Applications for Graduate & Undergraduate Student Awards In Family Research

Holiday - Presidents' Day

Ethos Group Annual Essay Competition

Honors Housing Information Session

If you are interested in hearing about the process and options for honors housing for returning students, please plan to attend one of the two information sessions offered. Representatives from CHC,... Read More

Diversity Career Fair 2015

Meet employers looking to diversify their workforces and want to speak with students of all majors for full-time, co-op or Internship opportunities. Employers attending this event will know this is... Read More

Announcements

Oxford Summer Seminar 2015 Info Sessions

OXFORD SUMMER SEMINAR 2015! Inspiring classes … One of the best universities in the world… Flexibility to travel in England, Ireland, France and beyond… 8 liberal arts credits (4 of them honors)…... Read More

International "Buddies" Program Application

IPO Buddies is a buddy/mentor programs designed to enable you to meet new international students and help them to transition into life in the U.S., Amherst and at UMass.  Incoming/new international... Read More

Ethos Group Annual Essay Competition

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

Campus Announcements and Activities

Calling All Entrepreneurs to Idea Jam

Many truly great products, services, and projects originate as a simple solution or thought from a single individual. At Idea Jam, you can freely express your ideas, as well as hear from other... Read More

Apply for the Friends of the Library Undergraduate Research Award

The seventh annual Friends of the Library Undergraduate Research Award (FLURA) recognizes excellence in the use of primary sources in the Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences. Undergraduate students... Read More

Meet the Law: Networking Dinner with Alumni Attorneys

Meet alumni attorneys in a fun, speed-dating format.  They will answer your questions about law school, practice areas, career paths, and more.  Registration is required in order to attend.  ... Read More

Holiday - Presidents' Day

Monday, February 16, 2015 is Presidents' Day, and no classes will be held at UMass Amherst. On Tuesday February 17, 2015, the campus will follow a Monday class schedule.

Scholarships and Support

The Frank and Helen DiGiammarino Scholarship Fund

The Frank and Helen DiGiammarino Scholarship Fund was established in 1999 by members of the DiGiammarino family, many of whom are UMass alums, as a way to honor their parents, Frank and Helen... Read More

Due: Submissions for Undergraduate Student Research Award

The seventh annual Friends of the Library Undergraduate Research Award (FLURA) recognizes excellence in the use of primary sources in the Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences.  Undergraduate... Read More

Due: CHC Spring Scholarship Deadline

Commonwealth Honors College spring scholarship applications are due! For more information and a full listing of CHC scholarships go to www.honors.umass.edu/scholarships.   Any questions should be... Read More

Due: Applications for Graduate & Undergraduate Student Awards In Family Research

The Center for Research on Families is pleased to announce the Annual Competition for Graduate & Undergraduate Student Awards in Family Research. Family research is broadly defined and... Read More

Internships and Employment

Policy Research Firm Hiring Entry Level Analysts and Research Assistants

Mathematica Policy Research (MPR), a social policy and research firm headquartered in Princeton, NJ, is looking for recent graduates (Summer/Fall 2014) and spring 2015 graduates for entry level... Read More

Upcoming Events

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

 

Holiday - Presidents' Day 02/16/2015 (All day) UMass Amherst

 

Honors Housing Information Session 02/18/2015 - 5:30pm to 6:30pm CHC Events Hall

 

CHC Scholarship Information Session 02/19/2015 - 6:00pm to 7:30pm CHC Events Hall

 

Bragging Writes

Honors InSight

Love Letters to UMass

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