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What's New at Honors

September 28, 2015 to October 04, 2015

In this issue

Need Writing Assistance?

DC Internships Info Session

U.S. State Department Internship Program Info Session

Engineering and Technology Career Fair

CNS Career Series: Finding Research Experiences

4th Annual Mass Impact Day of Service

iCons Information Sessions

Honors Research Grants & Fellowships Deadline

Laboratory Research Opportunities with Dr. Stoffolano

Opportunity for UMass Women in Political Leadership

Family Weekend Reception

INHABIT: A Permaculture Perspective Film Screening

UMass Libraries’ 17th Annual Fall Reception "Jazz with Friends"

Jazz is Alive! Special Collections

Birds of Prey at Du Bois

Academic Opportunities

Need Writing Assistance?

Having trouble writing your essay, lab report, or research paper? Drop in or schedule an appointment with our CHC Writing Coach, Dixie Brown.   Commonwealth Honors College now offers students the... Read More

iCons Information Sessions

  You’ve learned a ton of science. We’ll help you learn how to apply it.   iCons is a team-based, student-driven, interdisciplinary concentration within the College of Natural Sciences.   The iCons... Read More

Laboratory Research Opportunities with Dr. Stoffolano

Do you want to work in a laboratory where you will get research experience that could result in a published research project in your name and an excellent letter of recommendation? If so, contact Dr... Read More

Internships and Employment

DC Internships Info Session

Mon, Sept 28th, 12:00-1:00pm, Goodell Lounge, for all majors & students: Learn about options to intern in Washington DC and hear from UMass students who have done internships in DC.  Many spring... Read More

U.S. State Department Internship Program Info Session

Throughout the year, the U.S. Department of State offers up to 1,000 internships at diplomatic facilities around the world, at its headquarters in Washington DC, in New York City, and other... Read More

Engineering and Technology Career Fair

The Engineering and Technology Career Fair is for STEM majors of all levels who hope to work in technical companies. Learn about internships, co-ops, and full-time career opportunities. More than 100... Read More

CNS Career Series: Finding Research Experiences

At this student panel cosponsored by Career Services and the College of Natural Sciences (CNS), learn the different ways College of Natural Sciences students in various majors have managed to find... Read More

4th Annual Mass Impact Day of Service

Join students, staff, faculty, and alumni for the 4th Annual Mass Impact Day of Service, a one-day event during which the campus community contributes time and energy to volunteer for local community... Read More

Family Weekend Reception

Family members of Honors students are welcome to join Dean Gretchen H. Gerzina at a reception on Saturday, October 3. Dean Gerzina will highlight noteworthy faculty, students, and programs in... Read More

Announcements

Honors Research Grants & Fellowships Deadline

The student deadline to apply for Honors Research Grants or Research Assistant Fellowships for Spring 2016 is Monday, October 5, 2015, 11:59 p.m.   Guidelines and link to online application system:... Read More

Campus Announcements and Activities

Opportunity for UMass Women in Political Leadership

Train. Lead. Inspire.   Join UMass Women into Leadership (UWiL) and prepare for a career in public leadership! This 1-credit spring course is designed to provide hands-on leadership training and... Read More

INHABIT: A Permaculture Perspective Film Screening

INHABIT: A Permaculture Perspective film screening Thursday, October 1, 7– 9p.m. Floor 26, W.E.B. Du Bois Library.   INHABIT is an environmental documentary directed by Costa Boutsikaris that... Read More

UMass Libraries’ 17th Annual Fall Reception "Jazz with Friends"

Sunday, October 4, 2015, 2–5 p.m., W.E.B. Du Bois Library, UMass Amherst    2–3 p.m. Floor 25 Exhibit in Special Collections   3–5 p.m. Lower Level Reception and program   Join us to celebrate new... Read More

Jazz is Alive! Special Collections

Jazz is Alive! - Jazz in UMass Amherst Libraries' Special Collections   Sept. 29, 2015 - Jan. 20, 2016  Open during library hours.   Special Collections and University Archives, Floor 25 and Lower... Read More

Birds of Prey at Du Bois

Birds of Prey program with Tom Ricardi, Friday, October 16, 1– 2:30 p.m., Lower Level Courtyard, Du Bois Library, UMass Amherst. In case of inclement weather, the program will take place indoors,... Read More

Events This Week

DC Internships Info Session 09/28/2015 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm Goodell Lounge

 

U.S. State Department Internship Program Info Session 09/29/2015 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm Goodell Building 5th Floor Lounge

 

Engineering and Technology Career Fair 09/30/2015 - 10:00am to 3:00pm Campus Center Lower Level

 

CNS Career Series: Finding Research Experiences 09/30/2015 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm Morrill II, Room 222

 

INHABIT: A Permaculture Perspective Film Screening 10/01/2015 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm Du Bois Library

 

Family Weekend Reception 10/03/2015 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm CHC Events Hall

 

UMass Libraries’ 17th Annual Fall Reception "Jazz with Friends" 10/04/2015 - 2:00pm to 5:00pm Du Bois Library

 

Bragging Writes

Honors InSight

BizBlog: Elevator Pitch

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