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What's New at Honors

April 04, 2016 to April 10, 2016

In this issue

Collidescope 2.0: Adventures in Pre- and Post-Racial America

Augusta Savage Gallery Celebrating John Bracey

UMass Upward Bound Hiring Tutors and Supervisors

The Racial Justice Coalition Presents: Stand Against Racism at UMass

UMass Amherst Education Job Fair

“Engaging with the Community: Mentoring with Big Brothers Big Sisters”-Information Session

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

Debate: Opposing Views on Affirmative Action

Apply to be the Celebration of Excellence Student Speaker

Colloquium: Documenting Punk

Climate Change Film Screening and Discussion

Book Giveaway!

SYNERGY Art Exhibit

LinkedIn Learning Lab

Last day of classes

Monday Class Schedule

Holiday - Patriot's Day

Campus Announcements and Activities

Collidescope 2.0: Adventures in Pre- and Post-Racial America

Collidescope 2.0: Adventures in Pre- and Post-Racial America runs at the UMass Rand Theater April 14-23. This play is a culmination of the Art, Legacy, and Community project, a two-year investigation... Read More

Augusta Savage Gallery Celebrating John Bracey

The Augusta Savage Gallery  celebrates Professor John Bracey April 21 at 7:00 p.m. Come and share a story, sing a song or simply join the party!   Professor Bracey has taught in the W.E.B. Du Bois... Read More

The Racial Justice Coalition Presents: Stand Against Racism at UMass

Join the Racial Justice Coalition—UMass, CMASS, The Stonewall Center, Student Bridges, BSU, WOCLN and other campus organizations—for a day-long event discussing anti-racism/anti-white supremacy... Read More

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

Last day of classes

Monday Class Schedule

A Monday class schedule will be followed on Wednesday, April 20. 

Holiday - Patriot's Day

No classes held on Monday, April 28, 2016. 

Internships and Employment

UMass Upward Bound Hiring Tutors and Supervisors

UMass Amherst Upward Bound Program is preparing for its annual Summer Institute here on campus July 5 – August 12, 2016.   Upward Bound will be looking for committed individuals to help support the... Read More

UMass Amherst Education Job Fair

Come to the UMass Amherst Education Job Fair for prospective P-12 education professionals. 

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

Academic Opportunities

“Engaging with the Community: Mentoring with Big Brothers Big Sisters”-Information Session

  Do you have a little time to make a big difference in the life of a child? Would you like to learn more about mentoring and working with children?  In this course you can do both! You will study... Read More

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

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

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

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

Events This Week

Attitude of Gratitude: How to Write a Great Thank You Letter 04/04/2016 - 5:30pm to 6:30pm CHC Events Hall West

 

Daffodil Lecture on Sustainability and the Environment 04/04/2016 - 6:30pm Student Union Ballroom

 

Lecture: Hate Crimes in Cyber Space 04/05/2016 - 4:30pm Campus Center 904

 

U.S. Dollars for International Scholars - Scholarship Information Workshop 04/06/2016 - 12:00pm to 2:00pm CHC Events Hall

 

Panel: Identity CTRL: Trolls, Bullies, and Power in the Digital Age 04/06/2016 - 12:30pm Campus Center 174-176

 

LinkedIn Learning Lab 04/06/2016 - 3:30pm to 4:30pm Library 16th Floor, Room 1685

 

“Engaging with the Community: Mentoring with Big Brothers Big Sisters”-Information Session
Repeats every week every Thursday until Thu Apr 07 2016 except Thu Mar 31 2016.
03/30/2016 - 3:00pm to 4:30pm
, 04/07/2016 - 3:00pm to 4:30pm CHC Events Hall-East

 

Pre-Health Sciences Networking Dinner 04/07/2016 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm Student Union Ballroom

 

The Racial Justice Coalition Presents: Stand Against Racism at UMass 04/08/2016 - 11:30am to 6:30pm CHC Events Hall

 

Colloquium: Documenting Punk 04/08/2016 - 1:00pm to 6:00pm Campus Center, Rm 163

 

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