This week in Collo, 2/20…

Announcement:  The Honors College Spring Social will be on Tuesday, April 4th, 7-10 pm, at Mediterranean Garden. More details to come. Class: 1st-year Midways should meet on Tuesday, 2/21, 5:15 pm, in the Great Room. (Really and truly this time.) Collo-related activities: 2/21, 6:30 pm, Multicultural Center, Black Beauty Discussion (Unapologetically Black) 2/21, 7:00 pm, Culp Auditorium, “Mercy Killers,” a one-man show with Michael Milligan. Collected from personal stories of financial and emotional bankruptcy, Mercy Killers depicts the plight of a blue-collar mechanic, Joe, whose wife has cancer, and their life-and-death struggle with the American healthcare system. Through the eyes of Joe, […]

This week in Collo, 2/13…

Class: 2/14, 5:15 pm, Great Room, UHS Juniors meet with Dr. Kornweibel 2/14, 5:15 pm, Rogers-Stout 124, 1st-year Midways meet with Hedden (be prepared to talk about what you plan to do this semester for Collo) Collo-related activities: 2/13, 7:30 pm, Multicultural Center, Black Stereotypes/Breaking the Chain Discussion (Unaplogetically Black) 2/14, 7:30 pm, Mathes Hall 107, Ready for the World: Brazilian Colors. An evening of Brazilian music presented by guest artists Paula Bujes, violin; Pedro Huff, cello; Miroslav Hristov, violin; and Dept. of Music faculty member David Kovac, viola. 2/15, 6:00 pm, Culp Center East Tennessee Room, Career Fair Prep Workshop. You are invited to […]

This week in Collo, 2/6…

Class: 2/7, Senior UHS meet with Dr. Kornweibel in the Great Room at 5:15 pm 2/7, Freshmen UHS meet with Hedden in Rogers-Stout 124 Collo related activities: 2/6, 6:00 pm, Yoakley Great Room, The Washington Center internship information session/Pizza party, with Kevin Nunley (Vice President of Student Affairs for TWC). Former ETSU interns at TWC will be available to answer questions. 2/6, 7:00 pm, Culp Auditorium, “Mango Dreams” narrative film. A Hindu doctor with dementia and a Muslim auto rickshaw driver form an unlikely friendship as they journey a thousand miles across India in a rickshaw. Part of South Arts Southern Circuit […]

This week in Collo, 1/30…

Class: 1/31, 5:15, Great Room, 2nd-year Midways meet with Dr. Kornweibel. 1/31, 5:15, Rogers-Stout 124, 1st-year Midways meet with Hedden. Collo-Related Activities: 1/30, 6:00, Great Room, Honors College Student Council meeting.  2/1, 10am – 2pm, Culp Center, Winter Cruise: Wizards and Blizzards. This year’s Winter Cruise theme will be Wizards and Blizzards. Experience the Harry Potter world through our events, decorations, and booths, all while learning about the organizations and departments on campus. Events will include a costume contest, a wand-making station, and much more. Prizes will be given to contest winners. Winter Cruise will be on Wednesday, February 1st from […]

This week in Collo, 11/29…

Announcements: Incoming Midways should come to class today, 11/29, at 5:15 in the Great Room.  For returning students, your final hours report is officially due today, 11/29. You have a one week grace period to get that in. So you have until 12/6. I will take any report late, though it may be subject to a penalty. Just get the hours reports in. It will make all of our lives easier. Collo Related Activities: Tuesday, 11/29, 7:00 pm, Culp Auditorium, The i’Mpossible Project: Kicking My Blue Genes in the Butt– Josh Rivedal. Suicide prevention and mental health event. This is a PSYCH 2020 […]

This week in Collo, 11/7…

Greetings Colloquians. We have some important changes to the schedule. The pinning ceremony is on 11/15, not 11/22 as originally indicated on the schedule. In an effort preserve my fragile ego, I’m going to blame this confusion on other people. But the pinning is in fact next week. You should all plan to be there. Freshmen UHS will meet tomorrow, 11/8, in the Great Room at 5:15.  Freshmen FPA will meet on 11/22 in the Great Room at 5:15. Incoming Midways will meet on 11/29 in the Great Room at 5:15. (Midways, I love you. I love you so much […]

This week in Collo, 10/25…

Announcements: The Charity Ball is Tuesday, 11/1, at the Carnegie Hotel. Starts at 7:00. $15 donation goes to Bucky’s Food Pantry. Lot’s of people on the Honors College Student Council have worked hard to make the giant ball of goodness that is the Charity Ball happen. Come dance, have fun, eat some food, and support a really great cause. Do eet! Class: Tonight in the Great Room at 5:15, Lukasz Mirocha and Dr. Scott Contreras-Koterbay will be hosting an informal discussion on topics ranging from Łukasz’s recent trips to Svalbard, Nepal, and Dollywood(!), to how they met (as part of a […]

This week in Collo, 10/17…

Class: Freshmen FPA: We are meeting in the Great Room on Tuesday at 5:15 pm. Freshmen UHS: You are meeting at the CPA entrance on Tuesday at 5:15 pm for team building activities. Incoming Midway: No class! Collo related activities: Monday, 10/17, 7:00 pm, Culp Auditorium. SHE-DE! (Let’s go!), documentary film. As part of the South Arts Southern Circuit Tour of Independent Filmmakers series at ETSU, filmmaker Michael Faulkner will attend the free screening and hold a Q&A session after the film, which also will be followed by a reception. More information on the film here. Tuesday, 10/18, 6 pm, Ball Hall […]

This week in Collo, 10/12

Short week, but still some things to do… Announcements: For returning students, the second hours report form is now up on the website (and here). That report is due 10/25. If you’ve been updating the first form (because I hadn’t posted the second one yet, sorry!), that’s fine. Just start filling out the new one now. The Honors College Student Council will be hosting its second annual Charity Ball on November 1 at the Carnegie Hotel, 7-10 pm. Mark your calendars. More details to come. Collo Related Activities: Thursday, 10/13, 4-5 pm, Culp Center East Tennessee Room, Alternative Breaks Info […]