This week in Collo, 10/2…

This week in Collo, 10/2… ***Change to class schedule*** Only first year Midways need to come to class tonight, in the Yoakley Great Room (109). The schedule online says everyone. Because of some other scheduling issues, I am changing that. So only first year Midways need to come to class tonight. Collo-eligible events: 10/3, 12:00 – 1:00 pm, Reece Museum, Women on Wednesdays Lecture Series. What is Safe Zone and why do we need it? Organizers of East Tennessee State University’s Safe Zone, Drs. Alison Deadman and Stacey Williams, will discuss this and more in their talk, “Is ETSU in […]

This week in Collo, 9/25…

This week in Collo, 9/25… The Honors College potluck is today at 5:00 on the lawn of Honors House (Ada Earnest House.) Please come by. You all (or almost all) have the time open, or at least don’t have another class at that time, which means you should come commune with fellow honors students. Bring food if you can, or else there won’t be anything to eat, or at least won’t be as much to eat. Freshmen should bring desserts, sophomores side dishes, juniors main dishes, seniors beverages. Or bring whatever you want to bring. Mainly you should bring yourselves. […]

This week in Collo, 9/18…

Class: FPA and PHCSS freshmen should meet with me in the Yoakley Great Room (109) at 5:15. For returning students who will be doing research involving human subjects (i.e., interviews, surveys, etc.), an IRB representative will be providing information and answering questions about the IRB process at 5:15 today (9/18) in Rogers-Stout 118. For first-year Midways, the library scavenger hunt is attached to this email. You can do this on your own time this week. You can work together or by yourself. Collo-eligible events: 9/18, 11:00 am – 2:00 pm, Reece Museum, Study abroad fair. Join us for the study […]

This week in Collo, 9/11…

This week in Collo, 9/11… Class: UHS freshmen should meet in the Yoakley Great Room at 5:15. No class for anyone else. Announcements: The Honors College Student Council will host a potluck on Tuesday, 9/25 at 5:00 at Honors House (Ada Earnest House). More details to come. A counselor from the counseling center will be available for confidential, walk-in, sit down, start talking, no forms, no paperwork sessions each Thursday in Yoakley 221 from 2-4. These “Let’s Talk” sessions are also available on Tuesday in Sherrod Library 328 from 2-4, and in the counseling center (3rd floor of Nell Dossett […]

This week in Collo, 4/3…

Class: Freshmen FPAs should meet with Hedden today, 4/3, at 5:15, Yoakley Great Room Volunteer: A reminder that we need volunteers for the Academic Excellence Convocation on 4/17. The event starts at 6:30, and volunteers will need to be there early, as well as attend a training session on 4/12, at 4:00 in Yoakley. If you are willing and able, please let me or Deanna Bryant (bryant@etsu) know. Collo-related events: Tuesday, 4/3, 7:00 pm, Ball Hall lecture room, Basler Chair lecture. Dr. Liam Campbell will be delivering his lecture entitled: Nature and Culture in Ireland – the Last Wolf to the […]

This week in Collo, 2/12…

There’s a lot happening this week. Go forth and be honorsy. Reminder: Collo proposals are due on 2/14. You can either use the form on the website or post your proposal on your blog. Class: Freshmen FPA should meet with Hedden, 2/13, 5:15, Yoakley Great Room, and be prepared to talk about what you plan to do this semester. First-year Midways should meet with Dr. Kornweibel, 2/13, 5:15, 102 Rogers-Stout. Volunteer opportunity: Saturday, 2/17, 9:00 – 12:00pm, Culp Center Cave, Service Saturday. Meet at 8:30am in the Cave. More info here– https://www.etsu.edu/students/sorc/organizations/civicengagement/programs/saturday.php. Sign up here– https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1aI4I55M15s2W-iP03w2iBLSvNS68_CDXiA9g1sIsuyg/edit. Collo-eligible events: Monday, 2/12, […]

This week in Collo, 2/5…

Class: UHS Freshmen should meet with Hedden, 2/6, 5:15, Yoakley Great Room. You should be prepared to talk about what your Collo project for the semester. UHS and Midway thesis writers should meet with Dr. Kornweibel, 5:15, Rogers-Stout 102. No class for anyone else. Collo-eligible events: Monday, 2/5, 7:00pm – 9:00pm, East Tennessee Room (3rd floor), Mental Health Discussion (Unapologetically Black Event). A mental health discussion. Tuesday, 2/6, 7:30pm, Culp Auditorium, The Mayhem Poets. Three poets are on a mission to change the face of spoken word poetry. Their blend of hip-hop, theater, improvisation and stand-up comedy creates an energetic […]

This week in Collo, 1/30…

Class: PHCSS should meet with Hedden at 5:15 in the Yoakley Great Room. UHS Freshmen should meet with Dr. Kornweibel at 5:15 in Rogers-Stout 102. Proposals: Your proposals for what you plan to do this semester in Collo are due on 2/14. The form is here–https://goo.gl/forms/Wk4nPlxt9idiSQCk1. For those of you who are maintaining your blog, you can post your proposal there. Collo-eligible events: Wednesday, 1/31, 10:00 am – 5:00 pm, Culp Ballroom, African American History on Wheels Exhibit. The African-American History on Wheels Exhibit is a unique collection of inventions, rare artifacts, African art, sculptures, paintings and historical articles from […]

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 […]