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What's New at Honors

September 12, 2016 to September 18, 2016

In this issue

"Mid-Century" and "Modern," So What? New Seminar Explores Meaning Behind Cultural Product Labels

Career Services Advising and Information Sessions

18th Annual Fall Reception at UMass Libraries

CHC Hiring a Video Assistant

Apply to Become an Athletic Tutor

Lecture: Defined Out of Existence

Binding Light Panel Discussion

Lab Research Opportunity

Join One of the UMass Music Ensembles!

New Seuss Museum Projects Available

Mass. Appeals Court at UMass - Lunch with the Justices

Scholarship Information Workshop

Certification to Teach English to Speakers of Other Languages

Last Day of Add/Drop

Academic Opportunities

"Mid-Century" and "Modern," So What? New Seminar Explores Meaning Behind Cultural Product Labels

Mid-Century; Modern -- International Modernism from the Bomb to Sputnik (GER597M) is a new, interdisciplinary special topics seminar offered through the German and Scandinavian Studies Program.  The... Read More

Lab Research Opportunity

Do you want to work in a research laboratory where you will get a true research experience and a letter of recommendation based on your research project? Are you interested in the chance to have your... Read More

New Seuss Museum Projects Available

Commonwealth Honors College and the Springfield Museums announce opportunities for honors students to work this semester on projects on and off campus with the Amazing World of Dr. Seuss Museum. The... Read More

Certification to Teach English to Speakers of Other Languages

Do you want to travel the world and experience other cultures? Are you planning to apply for a national scholarship? A free, non-credit TESOL (Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages)... Read More

Campus Announcements and Activities

Career Services Advising and Information Sessions

Walk-In Advising and Resume Review Hours begin this week at Career Services in Goodell. Hours are Monday through Friday, 1:00-4:00 p.m. Check in at the main desk in 511 Goodell.   Internship and co-... Read More

18th Annual Fall Reception at UMass Libraries

The UMass Amherst Libraries invite the public to the 18th Annual Fall Reception, “Through the Photographer’s Eyes: Diana Mara Henry Twentieth Century Photographer Collection.” Guests can enjoy a... Read More

Lecture: Defined Out of Existence

Kathleen Brown-Perez will present "Defined Out of Existence: The U.S. Government's Continuing Attempt to Remove and Replace American Indians." She will discuss the role that the U.S. government and... Read More

Binding Light Panel Discussion

The UMass Amherst Libraries Special Collections and University Archives invite the public to a panel discussion Binding Light: photography and its relationship with the book, on Thursday, September... Read More

Join One of the UMass Music Ensembles!

Are you a UMass or Five College student? Do you love music? Join one of the many UMass music ensembles! Interested students are required to go through a "painless" audition this week or next. More... Read More

Mass. Appeals Court at UMass - Lunch with the Justices

The Massachusetts Appeals Court will hear oral arguments in seven cases at the UMass campus. All three judges on the panel are UMass alums! The oral arguments will take place throughout the morning,... Read More

Scholarship Information Workshop

Start the academic year by planning ahead.  Attend this one-stop information workshop to learn about many of the major national scholarship opportunities for study abroad, research, and teaching.... Read More

Last Day of Add/Drop

The last day to add or drop a fall semester class with no record is September 19.

Internships and Employment

CHC Hiring a Video Assistant

Commonwealth Honors College seeks a student experienced with video production to record and edit videos. The position is project-based and will require a regular meeting to plan and discuss projects... Read More

Apply to Become an Athletic Tutor

Academic Services is hiring athletic tutors to assist student-athletes in specific academic courses. Tutors are assigned subjects and student-athletes to work with, and meet individually with... Read More

Events This Week

Writing Workshop for Sophomores 09/13/2016 - 5:30pm CHC Events Hall-160 East

 

Binding Light Panel Discussion 09/15/2016 - 4:00pm to 6:00pm W.E.B Du Bois Library, Lower Level

 

Scholarship Information Workshop 09/16/2016 - 9:00am to 3:00pm CHC Events Hall

 

Bragging Writes

Honors InSight

The Eight Stages of Surviving Finals

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