Academic Excellence Week - March 31 - April 8, 2018

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Academic Excellence Week is a Center for Honors, Scholars and Leadership tradition. This next year, it will be held April 2-9, 2017, on the University of Northern Colorado campus.

Events scheduled throughout the week will celebrate and honor academic excellence across the university and throughout all of the colleges. Academic Excellence Week is coordinated and sponsored by the Office of Undergraduate Research, the Center for Honors, Scholars and Leadership, and the Graduate Student Association along with academic departments and programs across the campus.


Research Day will be April 5, 2018

Call for Proposals - Application Opens January 15

Both Undergraduate and Graduate students are encouraged to submit to present at Research Day. Students may also select to compete for the Research Excellence Awards. Classes involved in class projects are also invited to submit to present on Research Day.

Calls for Proposals via URSA is available through the on line submission form.  Go to your URSA account, to either the student, staff or faculty tab.  Faculty may submit on behalf of their students.  Find the Research Day application box on the URSA page.


Go to Research Day webpage for more information on how to submit your abstract for inclusion in either the poster or oral sessions.

 

Academic Excellence Week Events:

Monday, April 2

Greek Awards Ceremony

Grand Ballroom
5:00 PM – 6:00 PM

Tuesday, April 3

College of Education & Behavioral Sciences Honors Convocation

Grand Ballroom

6:00 - 8:00 pm

Wednesday, April 4

Honors Ice Cream Social

UC Bookstore Area
11:00 AM – 1:00 PM

Wednesday, April 4

Distinguished Scholar Luncheon and Poster Session

Panorama Room (noon to 1:00pm) AND Columbine Rooms (11:00 AM to noon AND1:00 to 2:00 PM – Poster Session)

Thursday, April 4

Dream Team Banquet

University Center Ballrooms
6:00 - 8:00 pm

Thursday, April 5

Research Day

University Center – All Rooms
9:00 AM – 4:30 PM   

Thursday, April 5

Research Excellence Awards Ceremony

Columbine A
4:00 PM – 5:00 PM

Thursday, April 5

School of Biological Sciences 7th Annual Graduate Student Research Symposium

Longs Peak Ballroom
8:30 AM – 4:00 PM (POSTERS in Mt. Evans Room ONLY from 3:30 – 4:30 PM)

Thursday, April 5

College of Natural & Health Sciences 12th Annual Student Research Celebration

Research Showcase & Reception: 5:30-7:00 pm in Mt. Evans Ballroom
Banquet & Award Ceremony: 7:00-9:00 pm in Pikes Peak Ballroom

Saturday, April 7

Luau

Grand Ballroom
Doors open at 4:30 PM, Dinner served at 6:00 PM

Saturday, April 7

Cumbres Graduation Reception

Columbine Suites
11:00 AM – 1:00 PM

Sunday, April 8

Math Contest Banquet

Columbine Suites
10:00 AM – 4:00 PM

Sunday, April 8

College of Humanities & Social Sciences Honors Convocation

Grand Ballroom
2:00 PM – 4:00 PM

Sunday, April 8

Criminal Justice Banquet

Panorama Room
Noon – 2:00 PM

 

 
More Information

Center for Honors, Scholars and Leadership
Campus Box 13
University of Northern Colorado
Greeley, CO 80639-0072
loree.crow@unco.edu
(970) 351-2940
(970) 351-2947 fax

 

Academic Excellence Week is coordinated and sponsored by the Center for Honors, Scholars and Leadership, Office of Undergraduate Research, Office of Research, Graduate Student Association and the Graduate School along with academic departments and programs across the campus.