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What's New at Honors

February 20, 2017 to February 26, 2017

In this issue

Thesis Writing Help Available

Opportunity to Receive Writing Help

IPO Study Abroad Fair

HFA Career Preparation Workshops: Here to Career

Honors Scholarship Applications Due

Viewing the Past through the Eyes of the Present: A Dialogue Around the Work of Kara Walker

Undergraduate Research Award Available

Submissions Wanted for Honors Program Journal

BHN (Behavioral Health Network) Internship Fair

All That Dwell in the Light: 350 Years of Quakers in New England

UMass Amherst Libraries Host Color Woodblock Prints: an Exhibition by Linda Mahoney ’79

Summer Internship Opportunity at Historic Deerfield Inc.

Massachusetts Statewide Undergraduate Research Conference 2017

Holiday: Presidents' Day

Announcements

Thesis Writing Help Available

CHC Senior Lecturer Yehudit Heller is available this spring by appointment in 30-minute sessions to work with thesis writers, providing advice on thesis structure and approach (not proofing or... Read More

Opportunity to Receive Writing Help

This spring, the CHC Writing Coach, Dixie Brown, can work with CHC students on their writing – structure and editing, style and process, class papers and thesis sections. This help will be available... Read More

Honors Scholarship Applications Due

Commonwealth Honors College offers a range of scholarships for current honors students. Do you plan to study abroad? Do you have an interest in business?  Are you a member of the Minuteman Marching... Read More

Holiday: Presidents' Day

The UMass Amherst campus will observe Presidents' Day on Monday, February 20, 2017. No classes will be in session that day.

Campus Announcements and Activities

IPO Study Abroad Fair

There is only one chance to study abroad as a UMass undergrad -- while you're a UMass undergrad. Don't let this once-in-a-lifetime opportunity pass you by. To find out how to study abroad and what... Read More

HFA Career Preparation Workshops: Here to Career

This series provides HFA majors and HFA Exploratory Track students with tools that will help with successful internship searches. Free dinner! Register with: dlarke@umass.edu    

Viewing the Past through the Eyes of the Present: A Dialogue Around the Work of Kara Walker

The UMass Amherst Libraries host the 23rd Annual Du Bois Lecture, "Viewing the Past Through the Eyes of the Present: A Dialogue Around the Work of Kara Walker." The lecture features a panel... Read More

BHN (Behavioral Health Network) Internship Fair

Opportunities throughout the year are available for students working on degrees/certifications in alcohol &substance certification/licensure, mental health counseling, psychology, and social work... Read More

All That Dwell in the Light: 350 Years of Quakers in New England

The UMass Amherst Libraries are hosting an exhibit “All That Dwell in the Light: 350 Years of Quakers in New England,” from January 23 through August 18, 2017, in the W.E.B. Du Bois Library, both on... Read More

UMass Amherst Libraries Host Color Woodblock Prints: an Exhibition by Linda Mahoney ’79

The UMass Amherst Libraries host Color Woodblock Prints, an Exhibition by Linda Mahoney ’79, from January 23 through April 28, 2017, in the Science & Engineering Library (SEL), Lederle Graduate... Read More

Academic Opportunities

Undergraduate Research Award Available

The UMass Amherst Libraries invite submissions for the Friends of the Library Undergraduate Research Award. The deadline is March 24, 2017. Submission guidelines and evaluation criteria are available... Read More

Submissions Wanted for Honors Program Journal

Established in 2008, Aisthesis is an annual, online periodical published by the University Honors Program at the University of Minnesota Duluth. Each year, Aisthesis publishes works not just from UMD... Read More

Internships and Employment

Summer Internship Opportunity at Historic Deerfield Inc.

The Historic Deerfield Inc. is offering an internship for one enthusiastic intern this summer. The intern will have responsibilities that include planning and assisting the company’s teachings,... Read More

Massachusetts Statewide Undergraduate Research Conference 2017

Undergraduate students from across Massachusetts are selected to present the results of their research, creative work,  independent study, community service, or study abroad. The conference is... Read More

Events This Week

Holiday: Presidents' Day 02/20/2017 (All day) UMass Amherst

 

Black History Month Celebration: Slave Resistance and the Making of American Abolition 02/21/2017 - 6:00pm Commonwealth Honors College Events Hall

 

Viewing the Past through the Eyes of the Present: A Dialogue Around the Work of Kara Walker 02/22/2017 - 4:00pm to 6:00pm CHC Events Hall 160

 

HFA Career Preparation Workshops: Here to Career
Repeats every week every Wednesday 4 times .
02/08/2017 - 6:30pm to 8:00pm
, 02/15/2017 - 6:30pm to 8:00pm, 02/22/2017 - 6:30pm to 8:00pm, 03/01/2017 - 6:30pm to 8:00pm Floor 5 of the Goodell Lounge

 

BHN (Behavioral Health Network) Internship Fair 02/23/2017 - 11:00am to 2:00pm 35 Warwick Street, Entrance I, Springfield, MA

 

Bragging Writes

Honors InSight

Entrepreneurship Explorations: Women in Entrepreneurship? YES, please!

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