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Honors cords, reception, and graduation!

If you’re graduating, have we got the survey for you! When you complete it, you can pick up your gold honor cord to wear at graduation.  You can also pick up your 5 tickets for the UHP Graduating Seniors reception until 5/15. I’m not saying we’re holding your cords and tickets hostage, but I’m also not not saying it. Here’s […]

Attend an Advising Bagel/ Pizza Party!

Need help with Registration for Spring 2019? Need to carbo-load? We’ve got the events for you! Attend an advising party and have all your questions answered by peer advisors and Program Managers Ben and Brianna! Wednesday, April 10th from 4 -6pm (pizza!) Thursday, April 11th from 10am-12pm (bagels!)Friday, April 12th from 12:30-2:30pm (pizza!)

2019 Strasser Prize Winners Announced!

Congratulations to the winners of this year’s Strasser Writing Prize competition!  We have one first place winner, and two runners-up! 1st Place: Claire Vanderwood “Orazio Gentileschi ’s Depiction of Danae” Runners Up: Joseph Gill “Performative Poetry: Examining British Ideals of Masculinity Before and After the Great War” Christopher Vito“The Criminal Justice Dilemma: Balancing Values of Human Rights & […]

CANCELED: Join Professor Aviv for an evening at the Freer Gallery

THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELED For those who are interested in cognitive science, biology and the mental lives of animals, join professor Aviv for an evening at the Smithsonian featuring one of the world’s leading primatologists Frans de-Waal who will discuss his recent book: “Mama’s Last Hug: Animal Emotions and What They Teach Us about […]

Movie Night with Professor Trullinger

Professor Trullinger will be hosting a showing of Monty Python’s Life of Brian on March 29th.

UHP Trivia Night

It’s back and better than ever! We’ll be hosting a trivia night on March 22nd at 7PM in Marvin 309. Stop by for snacks and a wild night of facts and fun! RSVP here.

First Breakfast with the Director of Spring 2019!

Join Professor Creppell this Friday, 2/8 for Einstein Bagels breakfast sandwiches! This breakfast will take place at 8:30AM in the West Hall second floor common room. Please RSVP here!

International Relations Research Assistant Opportunity!

Graduating seniors in IR!  Professor Scott Sagan (Stanford University’s Center for International Security and Cooperation (CISAC)) is seeking an assistant to research and write about international security issues including nuclear weapons policy, public opinion on the use of force, nuclear nonproliferation, and the laws of armed conflict and ethics of war. If interested in this opportunity, […]

Study Abroad in Greece with Professor Ralkowski!

This study abroad opportunity offers the extraordinary opportunity to study ancient Greek philosophy in Athens and on the Greek islands of Santorini and Crete. This exciting program will introduce you to ancient Greek philosophy and take you to some of the places where the history of philosophy began! Term: Summer Session I Location: Athens, Santorini, […]

Live in Upperclass Honors Housing in District!

Sign up now and bypass the housing lottery! You’ll be glad you did. Living in Honors housing as a sophomore, junior, or senior is a great way to lock down your housing and roommates early, bask in the glow of other Honors students, secure a spot in a great residence hall, and avoid the potential […]