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Academic Excellence Week 
 April 6-14, 2019

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Academic Excellence Week is a Center for Honors, Scholars and Leadership tradition. This next year, it will be held April 6-15, 2019, 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.

Pre Academic Excellence Week Events: 

Saturday, March 30

Cumbres Graduation Reception

Panorama Room
11:00 AM – 1:00 PM

Tuesday, April 2

Monfort College of Business Academic Excellence Reception

University Center Ballrooms 
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Academic Excellence Week Events:

Saturday April 6

Lu'au 2019

Holoholo Ka Pae 'Aina O Hawai'i (Cruising around the Hawaiian Islands)
Campus Commons Multi-Purpose Room
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM 
Dinner served at 6:00 PM

Sunday, April 7

Fraternity & Sorority Life Greek Awards Ceremony

University Center Ballrooms 
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM 

Tuesday, April 9

Ethics in Education, Dr. Al Condeluci

Mari Michener Gallery, James A. Michener Library
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM

Tuesday, April, 9

College of Education & Behavioral Sciences Honors Convocation

University Center Ballrooms 
Doors open 6:30 PM
Event: 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM                                                                                                                                    

Wednesday, April 10

Honors Ice Cream Social

University Center Bookstore Area
11:00 AM – 1:00 PM

Thursday, April 11

Research Day

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

Thursday, April 11

School of Biological Sciences 8th Annual Graduate Student Research Symposium

Longs Peak Ballroom
8:30 AM – 4:00 PM 
Poster Session:  Mt. Evans Room ONLY from 3:30 – 4:30 PM

Thursday, April 11

Distinguished Scholar Awards and Faculty Poster Session

Panorama Room
Faculty Poster Session 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Awards Ceremony 12:00 PM -1:00 PM

Thursday, April 11

Research Excellence Awards Ceremony

Columbine A
4:00 PM – 5:00 PM

Thursday, April 11 

College of Natural & Health Sciences 14th Annual Student  Research Celebration

Research Showcase & Reception: University Center, Mt. Evans Ballroom
5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Banquet & Award Ceremony: University Center, Pikes Peak Ballroom
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Friday, April 12

Presidential Investiture 

UNC Campus Commons Performance Hall
Doors open at noon, processional begins at 12:30 PM 
 

Sunday, April 14 

Criminology & Criminal Justice Awards Reception

Panorama Room 
11:30 AM - 1:00 PM

Sunday, April 14

College of Humanities & Social Sciences Honors Convocation

UC Ballrooms 
2:00 PM to 4:00 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.