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Academic Excellence Week

April 2-8, 2023

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Academic Excellence Week is a Center for Honors, Scholars and Leadership tradition that has been celebrating student academic and scholarly achievements for over 30 years.

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

Academic Excellence Week Events:

Wednesday, April 5

Distinguished Winchester Award Ceremony

Schedule to be determined.

Hosted by ORSP. For more Information please email nancy.schindele@unco.edu

Wednesday, April 5

School of Biological Sciences Events

School of Biological Sciences Undergraduate Poster Session

3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Campus Commons

School of Biological Sciences Potluck
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Ross Hall Courtyard

 Thursday, April 6

Research Day

Live Conference at UNC University Center 8 AM - 4 PM

School of Biological Sciences Graduate Oral Presentations 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM Longs Peak Ballroom

Poster sessions & Oral presentations throughout the day.

Distance Presentations: Our distance presentations are co-mingled in the schedule. The presentation rooms will be set with zoom links for the presenters.

 Thursday, April 6

Faculty Scholars Celebration

Hosted by Office of Research & Sponsored Programs

Schedule to be determined.

For more Information please email nancy.schindele@unco.edu

 Thursday, April 6

Research Excellence Awards Celebration

Schedule to be determined.

Panorama Room, 3rd Floor, University Center

For students, faculty and guests involved with the Research Excellence Awards competition

All Finalists should attend.

 Thursday, April 6

College of Natural & Health Sciences 17th Annual Student
Research Celebration

Tentative: 5:30 PM - 9:00 PM

Campus Commons 

Showcase & Reception: 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM; Banquet & Awards: 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Friday, April 7

College of Education & Behavioral Sciences Honors Convocation

Tentative: 5:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Campus Commons Lobby & Multipurpose Room

Sunday, April 9

College of Humanities & Social Sciences Honors Convocation

Tentative: 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Campus Commons Multipurpose Room

More information

For more information, and for departments, academic programs and other units who would like to include an academic achievement related event as part of Academic Excellence Week, please contact:

Center for Honors, Scholars and Leadership
Campus Box 13
University of Northern Colorado
Greeley, CO 80639-0072
(970) 351-2940