Honors College E-News
March 21, 2016
♦♦♦♦♦ GULF PARK EDITION ♦♦♦♦♦
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Campus: Dr. Gates • Big Event
Academia: Thesis Boot Camp • Eagle SPUR • STEM
Summer: Archaeological Field School
Leadership: CBCF • Washington Center
Services: On-Campus Support Groups
HC: Request for Pics • Contact Us
Semester weighing you down?
Get your groove back by hanging out with Dr. Follett and your fellow Keystone Scholars at the Jazz and Blues Festival, this Saturday March 26 between 10 a.m. and 6 p.m. on the front lawn of the Gulf Park Campus.
For more information visit the website.
Chance to Win a $25 Amazon Gift Card
Honors senior Matt Hamil needs your help to complete his Honors research project, Modeling Mobile Website Usability. His brief survey will ask you to surf on a specific website using your phone and to answer a few questions. All responses are anonymous and confidential, and participation is entirely voluntary. He’d be enormously grateful if you’d help him by completing the survey available here. Participants will be eligible for a chance to win a $25 Amazon Gift Card!
Fall Advisement for Gulf Coast Keystone Honors Students
♦♦♦♦♦ CAMPUS OPPORTUNITIES ♦♦♦♦♦
♦♦♦♦♦ ACADEMIC OPPORTUNITIES ♦♦♦♦♦
Thesis Boot Camp
The Honors College is hosting a workday for Juniors and Seniors to help in the process of writing your thesis. Students MUST have completed HON 301 before attending these meetings. Food and snacks will be provided!
Put these on your calendar:
•April 3 | 9 a.m. - 12 p.m. | Speaking Center
•April 9 | 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. | Speaking Center
STEM Program Fellowships
There are still fellowships available for well qualified students for Fall 2016.
♦♦♦♦♦ SUMMER OPPORTUNITIES ♦♦♦♦♦
USM Archaeological Field School
•The Department of Anthropology and Sociology is offering two courses (ANT436 and ANT439) this summer on the Winterville Mounds in the Mississippi Delta.
•For more information please contact Dr. Ed Jackson.
click the image for more info!
♦♦♦♦♦ LEADERSHIP PROGRAM ♦♦♦♦♦
Congressional Black Caucus Foundation
The internship programs through the CBCF prepare college students from all over the nation to become principled leaders, skilled policy analysts, and informed advocates through experience with legislators and leaders in all branches of government.
Three internships are available this summer with several scholarship opportunities for interested students.
Deadline: Saturday, April 30
The Washington Center Program
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On-Campus Support Group Information
HC Coast Coordinator - Dr. Westley (Lee) Follett
· Barnes and Nobles - (228) 214-3479
· Beach View Cafe - (228) 214-5418
· Career Services - (228) 865-4565
· Fitness Center - (228) 214-3256
· Health Center - (228) 214-3300
· Learning Commons - (228) 214-3411
· Office of Disability Accommodations - (228) 214-3232
· University Police - (601) 266-4986