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What's New at Honors

December 05, 2016 to December 11, 2016

In this issue

Enroll Now in Global Environmental History

Afro-American Studies Symposium Seeking Papers

New Honors Course: The Making of Multicultural Sweden

Seeking New Students Orientation Leaders

Help Launch the New Seuss Museum

Lecture: Environmental Influences on Human Reproduction

Deadline: Submission of Honors Course Contracts

Fall 2016 Second Reading Day

Fall 2016 Reading Day

Fall 2016 Final Exams

Last Day of Fall Semester Classes

Academic Opportunities

Enroll Now in Global Environmental History

Come explore the relationship between the non-human environment and major global dynamics. This Honors environmental history course deals with agriculture, disease, transportation, energy, philosophy... Read More

Afro-American Studies Symposium Seeking Papers

The Du Bois Department Graduate Organization welcomes submissions from undergraduate and graduate students and faculty for its third annual symposium, "Look Back and Wonder: Examining the Impact of... Read More

Help Launch the New Seuss Museum

Commonwealth Honors College and the Springfield Museums offer opportunities for honors students to help launch the new Amazing World of Dr. Seuss Museum. Practicum and independent study opportunities... Read More

Announcements

New Honors Course: The Making of Multicultural Sweden

Offered during Spring 2017, the new course SCANDIN 397MH will include readings of literary works, films, and political debates about immigration to Sweden past and present. This is a one-time only... Read More

Deadline: Submission of Honors Course Contracts

Students must use CHC PATHS to submit spring 2017 course contracts for an Honors Independent Study (ISH) or an Honors Thesis/Project (499Y/T/P) no later than Wednesday, December 14.

Campus Announcements and Activities

Seeking New Students Orientation Leaders

Each year New Students Orientation (NSO) selects a new group of great students for the orientation leader position. NSO leaders are among the first people new students interact with at UMass Amherst... Read More

Lecture: Environmental Influences on Human Reproduction

Germaine Buck-Louis, PhD, will present "Environmental Influences on Human Reproduction: Moving Beyond Individuals to Couples." Buck-Louis is the director and senior investigator of the Division of... Read More

Fall 2016 Second Reading Day

December 17 is the second Reading Day for the fall 2016 semester.

Fall 2016 Reading Day

December 15 is the first Reading Day for the fall 2016 semester.

Fall 2016 Final Exams

Final exams for fall 2016 semester classes resume on Monday, December 19, and end on Thursday, December 22.

Last Day of Fall Semester Classes

The last day of classes for the fall 2016 semester will be Wednesday, December 14.

Events This Week

Lecture: Environmental Influences on Human Reproduction 12/05/2016 - 4:00pm Campus Center 904-908

 

Bragging Writes

Honors InSight

Letters to Kate - Running on that Positive Spin

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