Friday, May 9, 2014

Proofreading Services Writing Scholarship

Proofreading Services is offering scholarships of $100, $300, and $500 for college and graduate school students who enter their scholarship competition by responding to their writing prompt. Details of the prompt and scholarship can be found here. All submissions must be received by June 1, 2014.

Wednesday, April 30, 2014

Aisthesis Journal Call for Submissions

Aisthesis, an undergraduate journal that includes a cross-disciplinary selection of work from Honors students around the country and is produced by students in University Honors at the University of Minnesota Duluth, is sending out a call for submissions.

The journal accepts research projects, essays, poetry, fictional stories, photographs, graphic art, etc. from every major and discipline of Honor students like you. Aisthesis offers an excellent opportunity for undergraduate students to be published in a respectable, student-produced journal, providing a mark of personal achievement. Read more about submissions below!

Monday, April 28, 2014

Wednesday at Washburn

Join the Honors Student Organization for the last Wednesday at Washburn of the semester! On Wednesday, May 7, we will be joined by Professor of Classics, William Brockliss. Come here Professor Brockliss speak about his work and research at this informal session, which will begin at 6:00 p.m. in the Washburn Observatory. Light refreshments will be served. We hope to see you there!

Friday, April 25, 2014

Washburn Study Cafe

Fulbright Writing Workshop

Applying for a Fulbright Scholarship?  The Writing Center is holding a workshop on how to prepare for the Fulbright US Student program application essays Friday May 2 1:00-3:00 p.m.

To register visit the Writing Center Website.

Please note: this workshop is NOT appropriate for students who are applying to the Fulbright-Hays Doctoral Dissertation Research Abroad competition.

International Studies Multi-Media Presentation

Please join us for the Honors Program and International Studies Major Multi-Media Presentation! Professor Scott Straus will be hosting presentations about human trafficking, territorial conflict, women's empowerment and other international issues.

Events will take place Thursday May 1 and Thursday May 8 at Washburn Observatory. 

Wednesday, April 23, 2014

Nursing Parallel Planning Workshop

Current pre-nursing (PRN) students and all students interested in learning more about the nursing program are invited to our upcoming Parallel Planning Workshop:
What: Nursing Parallel Planning Workshop, presented in conjunction with the UW Exploration Center for Majors and Careers
Where: Health Sciences Learning Center, Room 1345
When: Friday, May 2, 1:30-3pm
Why: To help pre-nursing students develop and refine their parallel plans
Read more about it below!