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What's New at Honors

February 22, 2016 to February 28, 2016

In this issue

Paid Translator Internship with the Seattle Mariners

Presidential and Alumni Scholarships Available

Growing Season: Women in Agriculture & Food Production

Apply to the CSP Program!

Aldon Morris Speaking at Du Bois Lecture

Bateman Scholar in Residence: A Conversation with Aren LeeKong

Professional TuneUp: LinkedIn Headshots and Profile Reviews

2nd Annual Black History Month Celebration: Transforming Life Narratives

SYNERGY Art Exhibit

Diversity Career Fair

Critical Theory and Social Change Workshop

Career Blast 2016

Pizza and Prof: "Show, Scene, & Space: Punk and Folk Musicians, Opportunity Structures, and Geographies of Genre"

Mid-Semester Date

CHC Scholarships Due

Senior Portraits

Internships and Employment

Paid Translator Internship with the Seattle Mariners

The Seattle Mariners seeks applicants fluent in Korean for a translator internship for the 2016 baseball season. Qualified candidates are juniors, seniors, recent graduates, and graduate students who... Read More

Diversity Career Fair

The Diversity Career Fair will feature companies committed to employing a diverse workforce, with a focus on ALANA, LGBTQIA, international students, people with disabilities, and other under-... Read More

Scholarships and Support

Presidential and Alumni Scholarships Available

If you're looking for some great funding opportunities, consider these scholarship opportunities. ONSA coordinates the applications for several "Presidential Scholarships" and "Alumni Scholarships"... Read More

CHC Scholarships Due

Commonwealth Honors College students who are in good standing are eligible for a number of scholarships. All CHC Scholarships are due February 29, 2016 at 5:00 p.m. Please visit honors.umass.edu/... Read More

Campus Announcements and Activities

Growing Season: Women in Agriculture & Food Production

The UMass Amherst Libraries host “Growing Season: Women in Agriculture and Food Production” through August 15, 2016, in the W.E.B. Du Bois Library, both on the Lower Level and in Special Collections... Read More

Aldon Morris Speaking at Du Bois Lecture

Keynote speaker Aldon Morris is the Leon Forrest Professor of Sociology and African American Studies at Northwestern University. His recently released The Scholar Denied: W.E.B. Du Bois and the Birth... Read More

Bateman Scholar in Residence: A Conversation with Aren LeeKong

Come hear UMass alumnus and senior financial executive Aren LeeKong '98 discuss his personal story and strategies for success in the finance industry. In his talk, LeeKong will share advice and... Read More

Professional TuneUp: LinkedIn Headshots and Profile Reviews

Join the UMass Student Government Association on February 24 from 3:00 to 6:00 p.m. in the Cape Cod Lounge for professional LinkedIn headshots and profile reviews. Drop-ins are accepted as time... Read More

2nd Annual Black History Month Celebration: Transforming Life Narratives

Award-winning storyteller and author Onawumi Jean Moss will perform scenes from her solo show inspired by her autobiography Seriously..What Did You Call Me? At 4:30 p.m., there will be a reception... Read More

SYNERGY Art Exhibit

The UMass Amherst Libraries host SYNERGY, an exhibition of paintings and prints by Alicia Hunsicker ’93 in the Science & Engineering Library (SEL) at the University of Massachusetts Amherst.   In... Read More

Critical Theory and Social Change Workshop

Thursday, March 24, 6:30 p.m.: Opening Reception (Cape Cod Lounge, Student Union) Thursday, March 24, 7:00-9:00 p.m.: Keynote Lectures (Cape Cod Lounge, Student Union) Friday, March 25. 11:45-1:15 p.... Read More

Mid-Semester Date

Thursday, March 3, is the last day to drop a course with "W" and select the "P/F" option.

Senior Portraits

GradImages will be on campus to take cap and gown photos as well as professional photos during the spring semester. If searching for a job or internship, this is a great opportunity to have... Read More

Announcements

Apply to the CSP Program!

Want to build community and create change?   First and second-year students:  Apply to CSP by March 4!   The Citizen Scholars Program (CSP) combines four courses and hands-on engagement with local... Read More

Career Blast 2016

Attend the largest on-campus career fair in western Massachusetts. Over 130 employers who have internships, co-ops or full-time positions will be there. Open to all level students. Professional dress... Read More

Pizza and Prof: "Show, Scene, & Space: Punk and Folk Musicians, Opportunity Structures, and Geographies of Genre"

In this discussion led by Professor Jonathan Wynn, of the sociology department, explore the industry of live performance. Live performances are a considerable and growing concern for the music... Read More

Events This Week

2nd Annual Black History Month Celebration: Transforming Life Narratives 02/22/2016 - 4:30pm to 7:00pm CHC Events Hall

 

Diversity Career Fair 02/23/2016 - 1:00pm to 5:00pm Student Union Ballroom

 

Pizza & Prof: "Can you Believe in Science and Religion?" 02/23/2016 - 5:45pm to 7:00pm CHC Events Hall

 

Career Blast 2016 02/24/2016 - 10:00am to 3:00pm Campus Center

 

Professional TuneUp: LinkedIn Headshots and Profile Reviews 02/24/2016 - 3:00pm to 6:00pm Cape Cod Lounge, Student Union

 

Aldon Morris Speaking at Du Bois Lecture 02/26/2016 - 4:00pm Student Union Ballroom

 

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