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 […]

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 […]