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Academic Excellence Week Celebrates, Honors Academic Excellence

2016 Research Day event during Academic Excellence Week

April 1, 2019

The University of Northern Colorado will recognize student, faculty and staff scholastic achievements during the school's annual Academic Excellence Week from April 6-15.

Events include:

  • Honors Ice Cream Social: 11 a.m.-1 p.m. on Wednesday, April 10, in the University Center Bookstore area
  • Research Day: 9 a.m.-4 p.m. on Thursday, April 11, at the University Center. UNC will host its annual Research Day event where graduate and undergraduate students will present their research. New this year will be roundtable discussions for students who want to present their research, scholarly project or topic in a roundtable format.
  • Distinguished Scholar Awards and Faculty Poster Session: 11 a.m.-noon (poster session), noon-1 p.m. (awards ceremony), on Thursday, April 11 in UC Panorama.
  • College- and School-Hosted Events: A variety of UNC's colleges, schools and programs will honor faculty and student academic achievement with convocations, banquets and other events during the week.

The full event schedule is available here: https://www.unco.edu/honors-scholars-leadership/aew/

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