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What's New at Honors

March 27, 2017 to April 02, 2017

In this issue

Autism Speaks 5K Run/ 3K Walk

UMass Athletics Looking For Tutors

Apply to the Citizen Scholars Program by 4/3

McCormack FLC Committee Openings

Graduating CHC Seniors, Want to Address Your Peers?

Student Marshalling Help Needed for Celebration of Excellence

Symposium: Managing Multicultural Scandinavia

Negotiating for Life

Research Assistant Fellowship Opportunity

A Climate for Change

Creative Survival: Black Women's Intellectual History and the Healing Power of Researching Wellness

International Scholars Program Now Accepting Applications

Maureen Flanagan Scholarships

Pre-Health Sciences Networking Dinner

Climate Science Center Seeks Communications and Information Management Intern

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

Meet the Law

Massachusetts Statewide Undergraduate Research Conference 2017

Campus Announcements and Activities

Autism Speaks 5K Run/ 3K Walk

On Sunday, April 2nd, there will be an Autism Speaks 5k run / 3k walk in downtown Amherst! Sign up here, and there are spaces for teams and individuals. There is a petting zoo booked and Boltwood... Read More

Symposium: Managing Multicultural Scandinavia

Less than a year ago the BBC announced that over 160,000 asylum seekers had crossed into Sweden in 2015, which is more per capita than any other country in Europe. Sweden’s prime minister then... Read More

Negotiating for Life

The College of Natural Sciences at UMass Amherst is pleased to announce the 5th annual Women in Science Initiative Spring Lecture 2017 "Negotiating for Life: Personal Fulfillment, Professional... Read More

A Climate for Change

The UMass Amherst Libraries host an interactive sustainability event, “A Climate for Change: Research, Reflection and Action around Climate Change,” on Saturday, April 1, 2017, from 4 – 7 p.m. on the... Read More

Creative Survival: Black Women's Intellectual History and the Healing Power of Researching Wellness

Friday April 7th, 2017 12-2:30PM UMass-Amherst~Student Union~Cape Cod Lounge Stephanie Y. Evans ('03) will preview her most recent book, Black Women's Mental Health: Balancing Strength and... 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

Meet the Law

Meet UMass alumni attorneys and get your questions answered about practice areas, the law school experience, legal career paths, and much more. There will be food and an opportunity for speed... 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

Internships and Employment

UMass Athletics Looking For Tutors

UMass Athletics is currently looking for tutors for our student-athletes. In order to tutor a course for UMass Athletics, a student must have received a “B” or better in the course they intend/wish... Read More

McCormack FLC Committee Openings

University of Massachusetts students interested in PR, marketing, sales, and social media are being asked to apply for committee openings with the McCormack Future Leaders Conference (FLC). These... Read More

Climate Science Center Seeks Communications and Information Management Intern

Do you want to learn about climate communication? Do you want to help climate science reach the hands of those who really need it? The Northeast Climate Science Center (NE CSC) seeks an undergraduate... Read More

Academic Opportunities

Apply to the Citizen Scholars Program by 4/3

First-year and sophomore students— Want to build community and create change? Want to develop pathways for learning and work in areas you care about? The Citizen Scholars Program (CSP) combines... Read More

Research Assistant Fellowship Opportunity

The deadline to apply for Research Assistant Fellowships for Fall 2017 is Monday, March 27, 2017, at 11:59 p.m. Guidelines: https://www.honors.umass.edu/scholarship/research-assistant-... Read More

From the Dean: All Good News!

Graduating CHC Seniors, Want to Address Your Peers?

We're looking for a student speaker for the Celebration of Excellence -- Friday, May 12, at 1:30 p.m. in the Mullins Center. If you're interested in applying to be this speaker, please send a 3-4... Read More

Announcements

Student Marshalling Help Needed for Celebration of Excellence

We are looking for student Marshalling help with the Commencement Weekend event for the graduating Commonwealth Honors College seniors - The Celebration of Excellence. It takes place on Friday, May... Read More

Pre-Health Sciences Networking Dinner

Students interested in health care careers are invited to network with alumni physicians, dentists, and physical therapists as well as UMass Amherst faculty. The keynote speakers during dinner are Dr... Read More

Scholarships and Support

International Scholars Program Now Accepting Applications

The International Scholars Program is now accepting applications for the 2017-2018 academic year. The program is open to all first-year honors students in good standing who plan to spend all or part... Read More

Maureen Flanagan Scholarships

Are you an undergraduate student with financial need (demonstrated via your FAFSA) who is interested in research, an internship, or service activity that complements your campus course work or major... Read More

Events This Week

Meet the Law 03/28/2017 - 6:00pm to 8:30pm Commonwealth Honors College Events Hall West

 

Autism Speaks 5K Run/ 3K Walk 04/02/2017 - 12:00pm Kendrick Park, Amherst

 

Bragging Writes

Honors InSight

A UMass Amherst Survival Guide: 5 Ways to Live in Harmony With Your Roommate(s)

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