This week in Collo, 10/3…

Class: PHCSS freshmen should meet with me in the Yoakley Great Room at 5:15. Incoming Midways should complete the library scavenger hunt attached to the email. You do not need to meet. You can complete the scavenger hunt when it is convenient for you. You will turn it in to me when we next meet for Collo. Reminder: For returning students only (if you are not blogging), ***your first Collo Hours Reports are due today.*** The form is here–https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSfFWIQwmyd_4hveguvr1dmGktkhLf5vvoTnVEB0N7ba1lxpdg/viewform and on the website–http://www.honorscollo.net/forms/. (Note that you actually have a week to get them in before they are considered late. So […]

This week in Collo, 9/26…

Class: Tuesday, 9/26, Yoakley Great Room, 5:15, First-year Midways should meet with me. UHS Freshmen should do the library scavenger hunt (attached to email) this week. We will not meet to do this. You can do it during Collo or on your own time. You should turn it in to me when we next meet for Collo. No class for anyone else.  Collo-eligible events: Tuesday, 9/26, 1:30 – 2:45 pm, Brown Hall 304, What evolutionary theory and developmental psychology tell us about making a better future. This is the first part of a two-part series of lectures by Dr. Jason Steadman, Assistant Professor, ETSU Dept. of […]

This week in Collo, 9/18…

Class: Tuesday, 5:15 pm, Yoakley Great Room (109), FPA Freshmen should meet with me. PHCSS Freshmen should do the library scavenger hunt (attached to email) this week. We will not meet to do this. You can do it during Collo or on your own time. You should turn it in to me when we next meet for Collo. No class for anyone else. Collo-eligible events: Monday, 9/18, 4:30 pm, Yoakley 210, Honors College Student Council meeting. Monday, 9/18, 5:00 pm, Yoakley Great Room (109), Washington Center information session and pizza party. Kevin Nunley, Vice President of Student Affairs, The Washington Center […]

This week in Collo, 9/12…

Your weekly edition of TWIC. As always, please let me know if you have any additions. Class: Tuesday, 9/12, 5:15, Yoakley Great Room, Freshmen UHS should meet with me. Freshmen FPA should do the library scavenger hunt. Instructions are attached to this email. This is self-guided. You can do it whenever it best fits with your schedule, but you need to have it completed by next Tuesday. No class for anyone else.   Volunteer opportunity: Saturday, 9/30, 10-2:00, Buddy Walk, Basler CPA. Buddy Walk®, established in 1995 by the National Down Syndrome Society, promotes awareness and inclusion of people with Down […]

This week in Collo, 4/25…

Class: Tuesday, 4/25, 5:00, Culp Ballroom, Honors Pinning Ceremony. Everyone who is able to come should come to the pinning ceremony to support all of those who are graduating this semester. Thesis presentation: Tuesday, 4/25, 7:30 pm, Northeast State WRCPA Theater, Alison Jo Gibson, “A Scarlet Ending,” A brief performance followed by Q&A. Thursday, 4/27, 1:00 pm, Great Room, Nathan Spaulding, “Title not given to Hedden, so not reproduced here, but it’s surely awesome and sciency.” Generally important and useful information:  The final hours report is available on the website or here – https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLScmdIecO_uP74SKOqAgUQjYiO3zTtWI37FVMv9Es5vkk0eQqA/viewform?c=0&w=1. It is due 5/4.  For freshmen and […]

This week in Collo, 4/11…

Class: No class this week for anyone. If you still need class hours, you can get one hour of class time for completing course evaluations (SAIs) for your classes (especially for your Honors classes.) Collo-related activities: Tuesday, 4/11, 1:00 pm, Multicultural Center, Anne Weiss, Demonstrating the Impact of your Community Engagement. Weiss, director of assessment at Indiana Campus Compact, will share with students how to identify what information from their service experience to capture, how to assess the impact of their experience, and avenues for sharing their story, including on their resume. Weiss will end the session by helping attendees create […]

This week in Collo, 3/27…

Reminders: The second hours report is due tomorrow, 3/28. https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSfZJDM5_42G_bwblmvKjWaB3HM4wrXp0B_qWQUNpW786TVl8w/viewform. (Freshmen and 1st year Midways do not need to fill this out if you are blogging or otherwise keeping me informed about your projects for the semester.) The Honors Social is next week, 4/4, 7:00, at Mediterranean Garden/Red Mezze. (Map) Class: The Boland Undergraduate Research Symposium is Tuesday, 3/28, at the Millennium Center, starting at 8:00 am. Check out the program for details. http://www.etsu.edu/honors/ug_research/documents/2017bolprogonline.pdf. Please make an effort to go if at all possible. Lots of honors students are presenting, and lot of honors students are involved in the planning and execution. […]

This week in Collo, 3/20…

Class: There is no class for anyone this week. I will be out of town on Tuesday. Thesis presentations: Wednesday, 3/22, 3 pm, Great Room, Hallie Sartain, “ChAT Expression in C. muridarum-infected Genital Tissue.”  If you are presenting your thesis this semester somewhere other than the Boland, let me know about it. Collo-related activities: Monday, 3/20, 7:30 pm, Brooks Gym, SGA Civility Celebration Address: Dr. Bernice King. Doors open at 6:30. Seating is first come first serve. Tuesday, 3/21, 5:00 pm, Multicultural Center, Susan Lachmann, host of WETS-FM/HD’s ‘Women on Air,’ is presenting a Women’s History Month Lecture entitled ‘Thirty Years of Powerful Voices’ […]

This week in Collo, 3/13…

This month is ETSU’s “Celebration of Civility,” so there are a lot of events related to this beginning this week and continuing throughout the month. A lot of honors students are involved in the planning and execution of these events, so aside from your own edification, go to these events and support your fellow honors students. A full list of events during the month is here. You’re especially encouraged to attend the lecture by Dr. Bernice King on Monday at 7:30 in the Culp Auditorium. Class: UHS Freshmen meet on Tuesday, 5:15 in the Great Room. No class for anyone else. […]

This Week in Collo, 2/28…

Reminder: The first hours report is due today. The form is here – https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSdiZx6kz2H3swSddMj6WVlk0UlMKug0U-XyvF6lF30Mams5WQ/viewform. ***Freshmen and 1st-year Midways do not have to fill this out. Please no freaking out, thanks.*** Class: Class tonight, 5:15 in the Great Room, is an open discussion. Everyone is invited to attend. No one is required to attend. This is an opportunity to talk about whatever you want to talk about with a (possibly, hopefully) diverse group of people. We’re putting the colloquy in colloquium. You bring the topics, I moderate. This is one opportunity for getting class hours. Other future opportunities include the Boland symposium, the […]