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What's New at Honors

March 28, 2016 to April 03, 2016

In this issue

Register Now for CHC Photo Shoot

Isenberg Business Leadership Development Program

Panel: Identity CTRL: Trolls, Bullies, and Power in the Digital Age

Lecture: Hate Crimes in Cyber Space

Apply for the Maureen Flanagan Scholarship

Women in Science at CNS Lecture: Accomplishments, Challenges, and Next Steps

UMass MEDLIFE MEDtalk

Debate: Opposing Views on Affirmative Action

Dancing with the Devil: Juliana Barbassa on the State of Rio Olympics

Apply to be the Celebration of Excellence Student Speaker

Colloquium: Documenting Punk

International Scholars Program is now accepting applications!

Climate Change Film Screening and Discussion

Book Giveaway!

Apply to the CSP Program!

SYNERGY Art Exhibit

LinkedIn Learning Lab

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

New England Public Radio Internship Opportunities

Announcements

Register Now for CHC Photo Shoot

You could star in CHC print and web publications! Sign up now for Photo Day 2016, a photo shoot for honors students. We are looking for diverse groups of students to represent the college.  Register... Read More

Women in Science at CNS Lecture: Accomplishments, Challenges, and Next Steps

The College of Natural Sciences at the University of Massachusetts Amherst invites you to the annual CNS Women in Science Lecture:  Accomplishments, Challenges, and Next Steps.     The lecture will... Read More

UMass MEDLIFE MEDtalk

UMass MEDLIFE presents a forum for discussing global issues to enable, engage, and enlighten its participants and presenters alike. Featured speakers bear perspectives on and solutions to problems... Read More

Dancing with the Devil: Juliana Barbassa on the State of Rio Olympics

Julianna Barbassa, international AP journalist, returned to her home country of Brazil in 2010 as it prepared for the 2014 World Cup and 2016 Olympics. Barbassa was curious how the bid and the... Read More

Apply to be the Celebration of Excellence Student Speaker

CHC is looking for a graduating honors student to speak for 3 to 5 minutes during the Celebration of Excellence ceremony on Friday, May 6.   If you're interested in applying to be this speaker,... Read More

Colloquium: Documenting Punk

The UMass Amherst Libraries host “Documenting Punk,” the 11th annual Social Change Colloquium on Friday, April 8, 2016, from 1-6 p.m., in Room 163 of the Campus Center.   Keynote speaker Dr. Michael... Read More

International Scholars Program is now accepting applications!

The International Scholars Program is now accepting applications for the 2016-2017 academic year. The program is open to all first-year honors students in good standing who plan to spend all or part... Read More

Climate Change Film Screening and Discussion

"The Wisdom to Survive: Climate Change, Capitalism and Community" examines the challenge that climate change poses and discussed meaningful action that can be taken by individuals and communities. 

Book Giveaway!

Get your free copy of Sustainable World Sourcebook! 500 free copies will be distributed on a first-come, first-served basis. The UMass Amherst Libraries host a series of interactive climate change... Read More

Apply to the CSP Program!

Want to build community and create change? Applications are still open!   The Citizen Scholars Program (CSP) combines four courses and hands-on engagement with local community organizations such as... Read More

Academic Opportunities

Isenberg Business Leadership Development Program

UMass Amherst graduating seniors are eligible for a new graduate level program offered by the Isenberg School of Management. Isenberg's Business Leadership Development Program can help you acquire... Read More

Campus Announcements and Activities

Panel: Identity CTRL: Trolls, Bullies, and Power in the Digital Age

Interdisciplinary Studies Institute Resident Danielle Citron and faculty fellows Jennifer Fronc, TreaAndrea Russworm , and Jenny Vogel will present the panel discussion “Identity CTRL: Trolls,... Read More

Lecture: Hate Crimes in Cyber Space

On Tuesday, April 5 Professor Danielle Citron will present a lecture entitled “Hate Crimes in Cyberspace.” The Interdisciplinary Studies Institute's 2015-2016 Resident, Danielle Citron, is the Lois K... Read More

Debate: Opposing Views on Affirmative Action

The University Union presents a debate between Peter Wood, president of the National Association of Scholars and Randall Kennedy, Michael R. Klein Professor of Law at Harvard Law School.

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

Scholarships and Support

Apply for the Maureen Flanagan Scholarship

Are you interested in research, an internship, or service activity that complements your campus course work or major? The Maureen Flanagan Scholarship supports undergraduate students who have... Read More

Internships and Employment

LinkedIn Learning Lab

Create and update your LinkedIn profile. Advisors from Career Services will help out and answer questions as you work. Bring your laptop and resume if desired, or log on to a library computer. Meet... Read More

New England Public Radio Internship Opportunities

New England Public Radio (NEPR) offers paid summer internships at the Springfield studio for UMass Amherst students. Opportunities are available in news, production, marketing, digital media, and... Read More

Pizza & Prof: Show, Scene & Space: Punk & Folk Musicians, Opportunity Structures, 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

Women in Science at CNS Lecture: Accomplishments, Challenges, and Next Steps 03/28/2016 - 2:30pm to 4:00pm Student Union Ballroom

 

Dancing with the Devil: Juliana Barbassa on the State of Rio Olympics 03/28/2016 - 4:30pm Flavin Auditorium, Isenberg 137

 

Pizza & Prof: Show, Scene & Space: Punk & Folk Musicians, Opportunity Structures, Geographies of Genre 03/28/2016 - 5:45pm to 7:00pm Melville Classroom (Southwest Residential Area)

 

Attitude of Gratitude: How to Write a Great Thank You Letter 03/29/2016 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm CHC Events Hall West

 

Meet the Law: A Networking Dinner with Alumni Attorneys 03/30/2016 - 6:00pm to 8:30pm CHC Events Hall West

 

UMass MEDLIFE MEDtalk 03/31/2016 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm CHC Events Hall

 

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