Chapman students enjoy themselves at an Honors Picnic by dancing the YMCA.
University Honors Program

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AUGUST 2020

Friday
Aug. 28

12 p.m.-2 p.m.
Honors Faculty Meeting, DeMille Hall 107

Sunday
Aug. 30                  

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. Learn about the program and 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 2020

TBD

Sapere Aude
Applications due

Thursday
Sept. 17

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 2020


TBD

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

Friday
Oct. 9

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. 15

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

 TBD

Sapere Aude Soft Deadline

Thursday
Oct. 29

Halloween Candy In The Commons
Halloween Candy in the Commons.
Trick-or-treat!

NOVEMBER 2020

Nov. 6-10

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

TBD

Sapere Aude Final Submission Deadline 

Thursday
Nov. 19

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. 23-27

Thanksgiving Break!

DECEMBER 2020 - JANUARY 2021

Sunday 
Dec. 6

Abstracts for oral presentations and posters for the 2019 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.

TBD

Sapere Aude
Journal Launch Party

Thursday
Dec. 10

Procrastination Party
Honors Commons (DeMille 111)
The fabled Procrastination party - an annual event during finals week. Join your fellow Honors students and take a break from studying and enjoy free food.

Jan. 4-29

Interterm Session

FEBRUARY 2021

Thursday
Feb. 11

Platonic Valentine's Day Celebration!
Noon, Honors Commons (DeMille 111)
Join Honors for treats and sweets in the Honors Commons in celebration of friendship and community.
TBD
NCHC Submission due
to the Honors Program by February 13th for review
Thursday
Feb. 18

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

MARCH 2021

Thursday
Mar. 18
Fireside Chat
7 - 9 p.m., Details to follow.
Join your fellow students for food and an interesting discussion with an Honors professor.
Thursday
Mar. 11
(Pre)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!

March 26-28

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

APRIL 2021

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 2021

Saturday
May 1

The 11th Annual University Honors Conference
9 a.m.-2 p.m., Beckman Hall
Honors seniors will present their capstone projects. The conference is followed by lunch and presentation of senior awards. Attendance at this event is required for all Honors students. Missing the conference will lead to probation or dismissal from the program.

Thursday
May 13
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 21-23

Commencement
Congratulations to the Honors Class of 2021!