Let me know if you will enter the Playwriting contest.
If you have not taken a core Honors class in two semesters (not counting summers), we will remove your Honors designation. It is that designation that allows for early registration.
Those of you who want to apply for our study abroad scholarships, please make sure you have an ePortfolio.
Research Opportunity Various Skillsets Needed
Research Assistants will be on a volunteer basis initially with the opportunity to publish and work with numerous researchers in the College of Medicine. Stipends will be available over time. No course prerequisites needed students with graphic design, programming, software design, statistics, public health, and psychology background are ideal. See link below for projects in need of assistance. Please contact Laura Barnes for more information: firstname.lastname@example.org.
If you are planning to graduate this semester, please go to the Honors website/current students/graduation and "name your plan to graduate".  After the University''s application process is complete, we will send a request for additional information.
Challenge Grant Program
If you are planning to attend graduate school here at USF, this session would be a very valuable one for you to attend.
If you are a first year Honors student following the BS/MD 7 Year track, you must officially declare this track by Friday, April 13, 2012. To do so, simply go to the BS/MD webpage, Fall '111 Admit tab, and complete the BS/MD Interest Declaration Form. You must do this even if you indicated 7 Year interest on your initial application paperwork. Late submissions cannot be accepted. Contact Amy Sturrock at email@example.com with questions.
The Holcombe Scholars Program is currently looking for tutors for Cell Biology (PCB 3023) and General Physiology (PCB 3712). Interested applicants MUST have an overall 3.3 GPA, have taken the course at USF, and received an A in the respective course. Applications should be submitted by following the link provided.
Florida Gubernatorial Fellowship Program puts you in the Governors Office
The FL Gubernatorial Fellows Program gives you firsthand insight into how the government operates. Students spent two semesters working alongside state government top staff. More information can be found at www.floridafellows.com.
New Whitaker International Undergraduate Program for Biomedical Engineering Students Deadline March 15
The application will be made available early January 2012 for the first round of grants which will be for Fall/Academic Year 2012-2013.
With support from the Former Whitaker Foundation, IIE will provide undergraduate biomedical engineers and bioengineers funding for a semester or one academic year to pursue, in an international setting, coursework in biomedical engineering.
To be eligible for the award, an applicant must be a US citizen or have permanent residency status, be enrolled as a sophomore, junior or senior (with at least one semester remaining) and demonstrate a need for financial support to study abroad.
You work hard over the next four years and then what?!? Perhaps your next step in life is to do independent research, medical, law or graduate school, an internship, or even go straight into the workforce. Whatever path you choose, a collection of your works and achievements over the course of your college years will help you stand out from the rest of the crowd. Come discover helpful tips to make your personal portfolio!
Join the Brothers of Alpha Kappa Psi-Coed Business. Fraternity (All Majors) for a night of bonding at Five Guys Burgers. Also, we have Game night at 42North clubhouse on thursday Jan. 26 at 7pm-11pm. Come have fun and learn more about us. contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org
Opportunity to Volunteer at this year's 40th annual Engineering EXPO!
Many are needed! Anyone can help!
Signup today at http://expo.eng.udf.edu/registration.php.
Event: Engineering EXPO
Date & Time for Volunteering Opportunities:
â€¢ Thursday February 16th 2:00pm-6:00pm
â€¢ Friday February 17th 7:00am-4:00pm
â€¢ Saturday February 18th 7:00am-7:00pm
Volunteers who work five or more hours will also receive a FREE EXPO t-shirt and a meal voucher for a free lunch/dinner. USF Honors Students: Dean Silverman has agreed to give FreshPeople 5 credit to students volunteering four or more hours. Regardless of where you are in your academic career we could use your assistance during the Engineering EXPO. Please email USFEngEXPOVolunteers@gmail.com with any questions about volunteering. Registration is quick and easy. This event is the largest student run event at USFSignup today at the Engineering EXPO Website (http://expo.eng.usf.edu).
Looking to get involved on campus? Then Rush Alpha Kappa Psi- Coed Professional Business Fraternity (ALL MAJORS WELCOMED). There are two events this week: 1st is a Professional Rush Event on Tues, Jan. 17th 7-9pm. Location TBA.(Business Dress Required) 2nd is a Social Rush Event at Qdoba on Fowler. Thurs, Jan. 19th 6-9pm. For more info, contact us at email@example.com
Summer NSF REU at The Childrens Hospital of Philadelphia
The Center for Injury Research and Prevention (CIRP) at The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, in partnership with the University of Pennsylvania, announces 10-week paid summer research internships for undergraduate students. CIRP is a leading multi-disciplinary center engaged in collaborative research implementing real world applications. The Injury Science Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU) Site program (sponsored by the National Science Foundation) will provide students with mentorship and hands-on research experiences in the fields of engineering, behavioral science, public health, epidemiology, population science and statistics as applied to pediatric injury science (i.e., prevention of injury secondary prevention, post-injury/traumatic stress). The program will provide students with a stipend, housing at the University of Pennsylvania if needed, and a contribution toward travel expenses. CIRP is accepting applications from January 3 to January 31. Visit http://www.research.chop.edu/programs/injury/about_cirp/reu.php for more information and to apply. Contact Carol Murray: firstname.lastname@example.org with questions.
Add a chapter to your life and rush Phi Sigma Pi National Co-Ed Honors Fraternity! We strive to promote our ideals of scholarship, leadership, and fellowship, participate in social and service events, and all the while make bonds of brotherhood that will last a lifetime.
Rush Info Sessions:
Thursday 1/12 @ 7:30 pm - MSC Food Court
Tuesday 1/17 @ 7:00 pm - MSC Food Court
Wednesday 1/18 @ 8:00 pm - MSC Food Court
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