Calendar of Events: 2016
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Scholars on Ice
Saturday, 30 January, 5:30
- Bus Loading: 5:30 pm behind Hamel Hall
- Bus Departure: 5:40 p.m.
- Skating Time: 6:00—8:00 p.m.
- Cost: $15.00 for admission, skate rental and bus
Join your friends for an evening of ice skating frolics at the John and Dede Howard Ice Rink in Saint Joseph. Dress warmly for this low-cost outing—it's an outdoor rink! Bonus points for wearing Honors swag!
Saturday, 6 February, 9:00 a.m., 11:45 a.m.
Dean Weithers and the Black History planning committee have asked the Honors Familiy to reprise our Fall 2015 Honors Church Service: Songs of Freedom for Black History Sabbath at PMC (both services). We are dedicating this service to the memory of our much-loved Whitney Watson, who played viola at the fall service. May our service glorify God and honor our friend Whitney.
Honors Scholars and Undergraduate Research Symposium
Friday, 26 February, 1:30 - 4:00 pm
Cellist Yo Yo Ma with the Chicago Symphony Orchestra
Saturday, 27 February 2016
- Bus Loading: 4:15 pm (MI Time) behind Hamel Hall
- Bus Departure: 4:30 pm (MI Time)
- Cost: $85 for ticket only / NO bus charge
- Performance Time: 8:00 p.m. (CHI Time)
Honors Booster Paul Smith has generously covered the coach costs for this very special outing so that interested students need only to pay the ticket fee. This reduction in total costs has allowed us to reserve a set of main floor tickets to maximize our enjoyment of a performance by one of the world’s greatest cellists. Ma will be performing the Shostakovich Cello Concerto No. 1.
Honors Agape Feast
Friday, 25 March
6:00 - 7:30 pm at PMC Commons
Othello at Chicago Shakespeare Theater
Wednesday, 30 March 2016
- Bus Loading: 4:15 p.m. (MI Time) behind Hamel Hall
- Bus Departure: 4:30 p.m. (MI Time)
- Performance Time: 7:30 p.m. (CHI Time)
- Cost: $55 for ticket and bus
What could be more timely than William Shakespeare's powerful meditation on the challenges of inter-cultural human relationships? Join your friends for an opportunity to see this important tragedy about ethnicity, religion, and human identity performed by the professionals at Chicago Shakespeare Theater.
Final written thesis due
Monday, 28 March, 5:00 p.m.
Honors Thesis Symposium
Friday, 8 April, 1:30 - 5:30 p.m.