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Study Abroad 101 Weekly Information Sessions Spring 2015
Mondays: 3:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Tuesdays: 5:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Thursdays: 9:30 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.
All sessions held in Elliott Union, Room 306

All undergraduate UCM students interested in studying abroad can find answers to all of their questions when they attend a Study Abroad 101 informational session listed above.

 

2015-2016 HCSA Executive Board Elections
April 20, 2015: Elections deadline 8AM

Getting involved with the HCSA is a valuable part of the college experience, especially being a part of the HCSA Executive Board where Honors College students can hone their leadership skills and let their voices be heard while making an impact in the student organization.

 

The Honors College 2015-2016 T-shirt Design Voting via Blackboard
April 20, 2015: Voting deadline 8AM

Honors College members can vote for their favorite T-shirt design that will be worn by their fellow students next year!

 

The Honors College Lecture Series
April 22, 2015
James C. Kirkpatrick Library, Performance Corner
1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.
Event is free and open to the public
Light refreshments will be served

Join us for Honors College Faculty Fellow, Dr. Katie Jacob’s presentation on, “Innovation in Learning: Creating a Better World Through Education”.

 

HCSA Annual BBQ, Elections, & Senior Send-off
April 23, 2015
5:30 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.
JCK Library Front Lawn (Rain location is inside the JCK Library )
Refreshments are provided

Honors College students are encouraged to stay as long as their schedules allow and enjoy hamburgers, hotdogs, and yard games as we celebrate another successful year in The Honors College and congratulate our graduating seniors! Results of the 2015-2016 HCSA Executive Board elections and the winning T-shirt design and winner will be announced around 5:50 p.m.!

 

The Honors College Commencement Reception
Friday, May 8, 2015: 4:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Saturday, May 9, 2015: 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
University Union 237 A & B

Please join our special celebration honoring our Spring 2015 graduates with an exhibition of their Honors Projects. Please stop by on either day at a time that is convenient for you.


Honors Freshman Orientation
June 3, 2014
8:30 a.m. – Photo Session, Elliott Union Ballroom
9:00 a.m. – Welcome Session, Elliott Union Ballroom
1:30 p.m. – Honors Computer Lab, JCK Library, Suite 1450

Incoming freshmen members of The Honors College are encouraged to attend this special orientation where they will meet some of the honors staff, faculty, and students and learn more about The Honors College Program.

 

News

Dr. Katie Jacobs, 2014-2015 Honors College Faculty Fellow, Named Faculty Mentor of the Year
Honors College Faculty Fellow, Dr. Katie Jacobs, is the 2015 recipient of the Undergraduate Research and Creative Project Faculty Mentor Award. ... More »


Dr. Katie Jacobs, 2014-2015 Honors College Faculty Fellow, Cultivates Learning to a Greater Degree
Honors College Faculty Fellow, Dr. Katie Jacobs, is profiled on UCM's Feature Stories under the heading, "Course Challenges Student Perspectives, Empowers Those in Need". ... More »


Jennifer Carson Receives Learning to a Greater Degree Award
Our Coordinator of Undergraduate Research and External Scholarships, Dr. Jennifer Carson, is profiled on UCM's Feature Stories under the heading, "Jennifer Carson Receives Learning to a Greater Degree Award for Commitment to Criminal Justice, The Honors College". ... More »


UCM Endorses Two for Truman Scholarship
April Roller and David Rogers receive the UCM endorsement for the Truman Scholarship. ... More »


UCM Criminal Justice Team Claims 13th Regional Championship
Honors students; MacKenzie Carreon, Ryan Kanoy, Tyler O’Neal, and Stacia Pottorff contribute to the CJ Team's success. ... More »


Alex Fleischman wins a Silver Award in the Fifth Annual State Farm® Marketing and Sales Competition
Alex Fleischman, a senior in The Honors College, earned honors in the fifth annual State Farm® Marketing and Sales Competition at UCM. ... More »


Nicole Valenzuela Participates in Global Vision Experience Panel
Nicole Valenzuela, a senior in The Honors College, shares her experiences in India as one of four participants in UCM’s Global Vision Service Learning Program during the summer of 2014. ... More »


Lucas Woodling is Learning to a Greater Degree
Lucas Woodling, a sophomore in The Honors College, is profiled on UCM's Feature Stories under the heading, "Future English as a Second Language Teacher Gains Worldly Perspective". ... More »


Ashley Garrard Cultivated a Worldly Perspective Through High Impact Study Abroad Programming
Ashley Garrard, a sophomore in The Honors College, is profiled in the second edition of the Hanze Summer School newsletter under the heading, "Ashley Garrard, DBIE student from the University of Central Missouri, USA". ... More »


Ryan Kanoy is Learning to a Greater Degree
Ryan Kanoy, a senior in The Honors College, is profiled on UCM's Feature Stories under the heading, "Criminal Justice Team's Hands-On Competition is a Win-Win". ... More »


Elizabeth Wood Named Student Member of UCM Board of Governors
Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon has announced the appointment of Elizabeth Wood, Adrian, as a student representative of the University of Central Missouri Board of Governors for a term ending Dec. 31, 2016. .... More »


Honors College Alumna Amanda Sasek Crowned Miss Kansas 2014
Amanda Sasek, a 2013 graduate of UCM's Honors College, will advance to the 2015 Miss America Pageant scheduled for September 13, 2014 in Atlantic City. ... More »


Honors Students Selected to Present at the National Collegiate Honors Council Annual Conference in Denver, CO
Sarah Ragsdale and Alexandria Richardson have been chosen to present at this year's annual conference. ... More »


The Honors College 2014-2015 T-shirt Design Winner
The winner of the 2014 Honors College T-shirt design competition is Jessica Sommerkamp, a senior Graphic Design major and Honors College student at UCM. ... More »


Kaytlynn Clemons Named Missouri Student Employee of the Year
Kaytlynn Clemons, a senior marketing major from Kansas City, MO and a senior in The Honors College has been named the Missouri Student Employee of the Year. ... More »


Christina Parle Named 2014 Charno Award Recipient 
Christina Parle, a criminal justice and political science dual-major from Belton, MO and a senior in The Honors College has been named the 2014 female recipient of the University of Central Missouri’s prestigious Charno Award. ... More »


Accountancy Students Take Top Honors in Regional Competition
Hunter Hoyer, a senior in The Honors College and an accountancy major from Warrensburg, receives second place in the Leadership Division at the Missouri Valley Regional meeting in Omaha, NE. ... More »


Alana Caruso is Learning to a Greater Degree
Alana Caruso, a junior in The Honors College, is profiled on UCM's Feature Stories under the heading, "Mock Trial Team Wins Academic Championship". ... More »


UCM Criminal Justice Team Claims 12th National Championship
Honors students; Natalie Copeland, Sierra Haymes, Ryan Kanoy, and Stacia Pottorff contribute to the CJ Team's success. ... More »


The Talking Mules Win 12th Montgomery Cup in the United Kingdom
Honors students Alyssa Clifton and David Rogers contribute to the Talking Mules success and are profiled on UCM's Feature Stories under the heading, "The Talking Mules Win 12th Montgomery Cup in the United Kingdom". ... More »


Dr. Micah Alpaugh, 2014-2015 Honors College Faculty Fellow, Featured on NPR's "Against the Grain"
Dr. Micah Alpaugh, UCM's French historian speaks on NPR about his research addressing non-violence in the French Revolution. His interview is listed under the heading, "Tues 3.11.14 - Nonviolence Before Gandhi". ... More »


Alyssa Clifton is Learning to a Greater Degree
Alyssa Clifton, a sophomore in The Honors College, is profiled on UCM's Feature Stories under the heading, "Academic Responsibility Coaches Advocate Student Success". ... More »


Emily Elfrink is Learning to a Greater Degree
Emily Elfrink, a sophomore in The Honors College, is profiled on UCM's Feature Stories under the heading, "UCM Students Compete for Social Justice". ... More »