Academic Excellence Week 2012

April 8-14, 2012

Academic Excellence Week, a Center for Honors, Scholars and Leadership tradition, was held April 8-14, 2012, on the University of Northern Colorado campus.

Events scheduled throughout the week celebrated and honored academic excellence across the university and throughout all of the colleges. Academic Excellence Week was 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

Research Day was April 12, 2012.

Calls for Proposal

Undergraduate and Graduate students are encouraged to submit to present at Research Day. Students may also select to compete for the Research Excellence Awards.

  • Calls for Proposals via URSA on line submission form is now closed.

Academic Excellence Week 2011 Information

Academic Excellence Week Schedule

Wednesday, April 4 - Pre Event

Southard Honors Convocation & Recital

Langworthy Theatre
4:40 pm

Monday, April 9

Greek Awards Ceremony

Grand Ballroom
5:00 – 7:00 pm

Tuesday, April 10

Teaching & Learning Fair

Panorama and Aspen Suites
9:00 am – 3:00 pm

Student Activities’ Award Reception

Panorama Room
5:30 pm

College of Education & Behavioral Sciences Honors Convocation

Grand Ballroom
6:00 – 8:00 pm

Art Speaker: Del Harrow

Guggenheim Hall 001
11:00 am

Wednesday, April 11

Art Installation by Laura Knudsen-Weimer

Garden Theatre & Cranford Lawn
10:00 am – 6:00 pm

Honors Ice Cream Social

UC Bookstore Area
11:00 – 1:00 pm

Student Employee Appreciation Reception

Grand Ballroom
4:00 – 6:00 pm

History Honors Hewit Program

Panorama Room
7:00 – 9:00 pm

Thursday, April 12

Research Day

University Center
9:00 am – 3:00 pm

School of Biological Sciences 5th Annual Graduate Student Research Symposium

Longs Peak Ballroom
9:00 am – 4:00 pm

Distinguished Scholar Luncheon

Panorama Room
11:30 am – 1:30 pm
RSVP to OSP, 351-1907, by April 5, 2012
http://www.unco.edu/osp/news/dslunch.html 

Graduate School Celebration of Research

Fireside Lounge
4:00 – 5:00 pm

College of HSS Research Presentations

Longs Peak Ballroom
4:30 – 6:00 pm

History Honors Hewit Program Reception

Panorama Room
5:00 – 9:00 pm

College of Natural & Health Sciences Banquet

Fireside Lounge 4:00 – 7:00 pm
Pikes Peak Ballroom 5:30 – 9:00 pm

“When Never Again becomes Ever Again: Breaking the Pattern of Genocide” Peter Fredlake

Columbine Suites
7:30 pm

Friday, April 13

Communication Jubilee: Celebrating Achievements in the School of Communication

Candelaria Hall   9:00 am – 1:00 pm
Columbine A & B   2:00 – 5:00 pm

Art Speakers: Martha Russo & Katie Caron

Guggenheim Hall 001
12:00 pm

Monfort College of Business Outstanding Student Reception

Embassy Suites
6:00 – 8:00 pm

14th Annual Cumbres Reception

Columbine Suites
6:00 – 9:00 pm

Saturday, April 14

Belfer First Step: A Workshop for Teaching About the Holocaust

Milne Auditorium (Room 2050), Kepner Hall
8:00 am – 4:00 pm

Luau

Grand Ballroom
Doors Open 4:30 pm, Dinner Served 6:00 pm

Sunday, April 15

Math Contest Banquet

Panorama Room
10:00 am – 2:00 pm

College of Humanities & Social Sciences Honors Convocation

Grand Ballroom
2:00 – 5:00 pm

Peter Black on “The Social, Economic, and Intellectual Roots of Nazi Anti-Semitism”

Centennial Hall
3:30 pm

Tuesday, April 17 - Post Event

8th Annual Summit on Social Justice and Diversity

Panorama Room
8:30 am – 5:00 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

 

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    Research Day is April 12, 2012