Fall 2018–Spring 2019
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Chicago Symphony Orchestra, performance of Rimsky-Korsakov and Mozart, Fall 2018
Sunday, 19 August: Honors Freshman Rally, Newbold Auditorium, 8:00 p.m.
Thursday, 23 August: Honors Council Planning Meeting, Buller Conference Room, 9:00 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
27 August- 31 August: Honorspalooza!
Day 1: Michigan Fruitopia
Day 2: Welcome Back Bagel Bounty
Day 3: Officer’s Day
Day 4: Honors Faculty & Trivia Day
Day 5: Honors Freshman Buddy Lunch, 1:30 pm (Forsyth Honors House)
Wednesday, 5 September: Dr. Jerry Root (Wheaton College C. S. Lewis Scholar), “C. S. Lewis and The Power of Story,” Newbold Auditorium, 6:00 pm
Thursday, 13 September: Change Day
Friday, 21 September: Fall Honors Agape Feast, Chan Shun Hall, 5:30-7:15 p.m
Monday, 24 September: Honors Cosmos Class Outing, Conversation with Richard Mouw and Praveen Sethupathy, BioLogos at Christian Reformed Church, Grand Rapids, MI (Bus loading at 4:30 pm and Departure time of 4:45 pm)
Thursday, 27 September: Chicago Symphony Orchestra, performance of Rimsky-Korsakov and Mozart—Bus loading at 4:40 pm MI time and Departure time of 4:45 pm MI time
Monday and Tuesday, 8-9 October: Fall Break
Friday, 12 October: Bernard Taylor, “Reading Genesis 1: Some Translation Required!” Newbold Auditorium, 6:00 pm
Friday, 19 October: Volunteer Potluck Cooking at Harbor of Hope in Benton Harbor, 3:00 – 5:00 pm
Wednesday, 24 October: Honors-Explore Professional Workshop— Statement of Purpose and Cover Letters (Dr. Vanessa Corredera), Buller 250, 6:00 – 7:00 pm
Friday, 26 October: Celebration of Research, Buller Hall, 12:30 – 4:30 pm
Wednesday, 31 October: Honors Office Reformation Day Celebrations
Thursday, 8 November: Western Heritage Outing to Art Institute of Chicago
Saturday, 10 November: Honors Church—Women of Faith: Past, Present, and Future, (HPAC), 11:45 am
Thursday, 15 November: Fall Thesis Symposium, Buller Hall Lobby & Classrooms, 4:00 p.m.-6 p.m.
Saturday, 17 November: Charles Dickens’s A Christmas Carol at the Goodman Theatre, Chicago, IL. Bus loading at 4:40 pm MI time and Departure time of 4:45 pm MI time.
Wednesday, 28 November: Honors-Explore Professional Workshop, Buller 250, 6:00 – 7:00 pm
Friday, 30 November: Volunteer Potluck Cooking at Harbor of Hope in Benton Harbor, 3:00 – 5:00 pm
Thursday, 6 December: Honors Office Christmas Celebrations, 11:30 a.m.-1:00 p.m.
Scholars on Ice, Spring 2018
Saturday, 12 January: Scholars on Ice, 5:30 – 8:30 p.m.
Wednesday, 23 January: Honors-Explore Professional, Buller Hall 251, 6:00 – 7:00 pm
Friday, 8 February: Spring Honors Agape Feast, Chan Shun Hall, 6:00 – 7:30 pm
Wednesday, 13 February: Honors-Explore Professional, Buller Hall 251, 6:00 – 7:00 pm
Friday and Sabbath, 15-16 February: Science and Theology Dialogues (Andrews University Seventh-Day Adventist Theological Seminary)
Friday, 1 March: Michigan Academy of Science, Arts, and Letters (Central Michigan University)
Friday, 8 March: Honors Scholars and Undergraduate Research Poster Symposium, Buller Hall Lobby, 1:30-2:30 (Grading Hour), 2:30-4:00 p.m. (General Admission)
Monday, 1 April: Final written Honors Thesis due (May graduates), 5:00 p.m.
Monday, 1 April: Western Heritage Worldview Extravaganza, Honors Office, 6:00 – 8:00 pm
Thursday, 11 April: Western Heritage Holocaust Museum Outing & End-of-Year Banquet
Friday, 12 April: Honors Thesis Symposium, Buller Hall Lobby and Classrooms, 1:30-5:30 p.m.
Wednesday, 24 April: Ms. Maxine Day, Honors Office, 9:30 am – 4:00 pm
Tuesday, 30 April: Hoagie Fest and Honors Officer Voting 2019, Honors Office, 12:00 pm - 2:00 p.m.