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University Honors Program

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AUGUST 2017

Thursday
Aug. 24

University Honors Program - Nuts and Bolts for Incoming Students
4:30-5:30 p.m., DeMille Hall 148
This nuts-and-bolts session is for students who have been admitted to the University Honors Program. The director, along with Honors faculty members and students, will introduce you to the Honors Program and then answer your questions and address any concerns.

Friday
Aug. 25

11 a.m.-1 p.m.,
Honors Faculty Meeting, DeMille Hall 146

Sunday
Aug. 28      7             

Honors Program Mentor Dessert Bash
2 - 4 p.m., Beckman 404
An informal meeting, with a dessert bar, for new students who have been admitted into the University Honors Program. Meet your mentor and other returning Honors students. This will be a chance for incoming students to introduce themselves and to find out about opportunities for becoming involved with Honors in the coming year.

SEPTEMBER 2017

TBD

Sapere Aude
Applications due

Thursday
Sept. 21

Fireside Chat 
7 - 9 p.m.
An Honors professor will host students at his/her home for dinner and discussion. Watch for more information and RSVP form.

OCTOBER 2017


Oct. TBD

Scribendi Deadline
Submit work to the Western Regional Honors journal, Scribendi! Visit the Scribendi website for more details.

Friday

Oct. 6

Poker with the Professors
5 - 8 p.m., Argyros forum 205 
Students, alumni, parents -- you are invited to play poker with the Honors professors. This fun event is to raise money for KIVA. There will be great poker chow and a lot of fun! You don't have to know how to play -- we'll show you.

Thursday
Oct. 19

Fireside Chat 
7 - 9 p.m., Details to follow.
Watch for more information and RSVP form.

Tuesday
Oct. 31

Halloween Candy In The Commons
All day.
Stop by and trick-or-treat!

NOVEMBER 2017

TBD

Sapere Aude Soft Deadline

Nov. 8-12

National Collegiate Honors Council Conference - Atlanta
Students will present their research and projects at this annual conference attended by Honors programs from throughout the United States and abroad. 

Thursday
Nov. 16

Fireside Chat 
7 - 9 p.m.
An Honors professor will host students at his/her home for dinner and discussion. Watch for more information and RSVP form.

Nov. 20-24

Thanksgiving Break!

TBD

Sapere Aude Final Submission Deadline
Submissions accepted until 11:59 p.m.

DECEMBER 2017 - JANUARY 2018

Thursday
Dec. 1
Abstracts for oral presentations and posters for the 2018 National Collegiate Honors Council and the 2018 Western Regional Honors council conferences are due. Abstracts must be approved by the Honors Advisory Board before they are submitted to conference judges. Learn how to submit a winning abstract. The 2017 National Conference will be held in Atlanta, Georgia in November.
TBD

Sapere Aude
Journal Launch Party

Thursday
Dec. 14

Procrastination Party
Noon, Honors Commons (DeMille 152)
The fabled Procrastination party - an annual event during finals week. Join your fellow Honors students and take a break from studying to play Sporcle and enjoy free food.

Jan. 2-27

Interterm Session

FEBRUARY 2018

Wednesday
Feb. 14

Anti-Valentines Day Celebration!
Noon, Honors Commons (DeMille 152)
Tired of all the gooey, sappy romance this holiday? Then Anti-Valentines day is for you! Join Honors for food in the Honors Commons in celebration.

Thursday
Feb. 15
Fireside Chat 
7 - 9 p.m., Details to follow.
Join your fellow students for food and an interesting discussion with an Honors professor.

MARCH 2018

Wednesday
Mar. 14
Pi Day Celebration
11 a.m.- 2 p.m., Honors Commons
Join Honors as we celebrate Pi Day!! Take a break from studying and relax with delicious pie and wonderful company!

Thursday
Mar. 16

Fireside Chat
7 - 9 p.m., Details to follow.
Join your fellow students for food and an interesting discussion with an Honors professor.

March

NCHC Submissions
Deadline to submit to the National Honors Collegiate Honors Council.

APRIL 2018

April 13-15

Western Regional Honors Council conference – Chapman University
Students will present their research and projects at this annual conference attended by Honors programs from 14 Western states.  

Thursday
April 19

Fireside Chat
7 - 9 p.m., Details to follow. Join your fellow students for food and an interesting discussion with an Honors professor.

MAY 2018

Saturday
May 5

The 8th Annual University Honors Conference
9 a.m.-2 p.m., Beckman Hall
Honors seniors will present their capstone projects. Attendance at this event is required for all Honors students. The conference is followed by lunch and presentation of senior awards.

Thursday
May 10
Procrastination Party
Noon, Honors Commons
The fabled Procrastination party - an annual event during finals week. Join your fellow Honors students and take a break from studying to play Sporcle and enjoy free food.

May 18-20

Commencement
Congratulations to the Honors Class of 2018!

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