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August

Aug. 22 - Aug. 25, Aug. 28 - Aug. 31 — Honors Advisor Drop-In

When: Tuesday, Aug. 22 - Friday, Aug. 25, Monday, Aug. 28 - Thursday, Aug. 31, 9:00am - 5:00pm 
Where: Honors Residence Hall

Aug. 22 — Honors College Convocation

When: Tuesday, Aug. 22, 5:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.
Where: Koger Center

Aug. 26 — Freshman Flotilla

When: Saturday, Aug. 26, 8:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Where: Saluda River

Aug. 27 — Peer Mentorship Kickoff Party

When: Sunday, Aug. 27, 7:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Where: Honors Residence Hall, Room B110

Aug. 28 — Washington Semester Program Info Session

When: Monday, Aug. 28, 12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Where: Honors Residence Hall, Room B110

Aug. 28 — Honors College Research Grant Workshop
When: Monday, Aug. 28, 4:00 p.m.
Where: Gressette Room, 3rd floor, Harper College
Aug. 28 — Office of Fellowships and Scholar Programs: Gates Cambridge Workshop

When: Monday, Aug. 28, 4:00 p.m.
Where: Legare 322

Aug. 28 — Internship Info Drop-in Hours

When: Tuesday, Aug. 29, 1:00 - 4:00 p.m.
Where: Harper 322

Aug. 29 — Internship Info Drop-in Hours

When: Tuesday, Aug. 29, 9:00 - 11:00 a.m.
Where: Harper 322

Aug. 29 — Orientation to National Fellowships

When: Tuesday, Aug. 29th, 5 p.m.
Where: Honors Residence Hall, room B110

Aug. 29 — Honors College Research Grant Workshop
When: Tuesday, Aug. 29, 6:00 p.m.
Where: Gressette Room, 3rd floor, Harper College
Aug. 30 — Virtual Washington Semester Program Information Session

When: Wednesday, Aug. 30, 10 to 10:30 a.m.
Where: Online

Dial-in Number: (515) 739-1460
Access Code: 452848
Online Meeting Link: join.freeconferencecall.com/jhutt

Aug. 30 — Honors College Research Grant Workshop
When: Wednesday, Aug. 30, 12:00 p.m.
Where: Gressette Room, 3rd floor, Harper College
Aug. 31 — Virtual Washington Semester Program Information Session

When: Thursday, Aug. 31, 10 to 5:00 p.m.
Where: Online

Dial-in Number: (515) 739-1460
Access Code: 452848
Online Meeting Link: join.freeconferencecall.com/jhutt

 

 September

Sept. 1 — Office of Fellowships and Scholar Programs: Truman

When: Friday, Sept. 1, 4 p.m.
Where: Gressette Room, Harper College 3rd floor

Sept. 5 — Study Abroad Information Session

When: Tuesday, Sept. 5,  4:15 to 5 p.m.
Where: Honors Residence Hall, room B110

Sept. 5 — Virtual Washington Semester Program Information Session

When: Tuesday, Sept. 5, 2:00-2:30 p.m. & 6:30-7:00 p.m.
Where: Online

Dial-in Number: (515) 739-1460
Access Code: 452848
Online Meeting Link: join.freeconferencecall.com/jhutt

Sept. 6 — Office of Fellowships and Scholar Programs: DAAD, Gilman, Bridging, and Freeman-ASIA

When: Wednesday, Sept. 6,  3 p.m.
Where: Gressette Room, Harper College, 3rd floor

Sept. 6 — Washington Semester Program Information Session

When: Wednesday, Sept. 6, 5 to 5:30 p.m.
Where: Honors Residence Hall, Room B 119

Sept. 6 — Orientation to National Fellowships

When: Wednesday, Sept. 6, 5:30 p.m.
Where: Honors Residence Hall, Room B 110

Sept. 6 — The Last Lecture Series with Prof. David Shields

When: Wednesday, Sept. 6, 7 p.m.
Where: Gressette Room, Harper College, 3rd Floor

Sept. 7 — South Carolina Semester Program Information Session

When: Thursday, Sept. 7, 3 to 3 p.m. 
Where: Honors Residence Hall, room B112

Sept. 8 — Washington Semester Program Information Session 

When: Friday, Sept. 8, 3 to 3:30 p.m.
Where: Honors Residence Hall, room B110

Sept. 11 —  (Rescheduled) Office of Fellowships and Scholar Programs: Truman Workshop
When: Monday, Sept. 11, 4:00 p.m.
Where: Gressette Room, Harper College, 3rd Floor
Sept. 11 — (Rescheduled) Bedtime Stories with Dean Lynn

When: TBA
Where: Honors residence Hall, Room B110

Sept. 12 — First-Year Pre-Med Workshop

When: Tuesday, Sept. 12, 5:30 p.m.
Where: Honors residence Hall, Room B110

Sept. 13 — Office of Fellowships and Scholar Programs:
National Science Foundation (NSF) Graduate Research Fellowship Workshop with DOD NDSEG, DOE CSGF, and SMART

When: Wednesday, Sept. 13, 4 p.m.
Where: Gressette Room, Harper College, 3rd Floor

Sept. 13 — South Carolina Semester Program Information Session

When: Wednesday, Sept. 13, 3 to 3:30 p.m.
Where: Honors Residence Hall, room B119

Sept. 14 — Alumni Career Panel: The Legal Field

When: Thursday, Sept. 14, 6 p.m.
Where: Honors Residence Hall, room B110

Sept. 15 — Upperclassmen Advising Workshop

When: Friday, Sept. 15, 12 p.m.
Where: Gressette Room, Harper College, 3rd Floor

Sept. 18 — Office of Fellowships and Scholar Programs: Goldwater Workshop

When: Monday, Sept. 18, 4 p.m.
Where: Gressette Room, Harper College, 3rd Floor

Sept. 18 —  Bedtime Stories with Dean Lynn

When: Monday, Sept. 18, 9 p.m.
Where: Honors Residence Hall, Room B110

Sept. 19 — Office of Fellowships and Scholar Programs: Truman Workshop
When: Monday, Sept. 19, 4:00 p.m.
Where: Gressette Room, Harper College, 3rd Floor
Sept. 20 — South Carolina Semester Program Information Session

When: Wednesday, Sept. 20, 5 to 5:30 p.m.
Where: HRH B119

Sept. 20 — Upperclassmen Advising Workshop

When: Friday, Sept. 20, 4 p.m.
Where: Gressette Room, Harper College, 3rd Floor

Sept. 25 — Honors Advising Workshop

When: Monday, Sept. 25, 1:10 p.m.
Where: HRH B110

Sept. 27 — Honors Advising Workshop

When: Wednesday, Sept. 27, 2:20 p.m.
Where: HRH B110

Sept. 28 — Honors Advising Workshop

When: Thursday, Sept. 28, 2:50 p.m.
Where: HRH B110

 

October

Oct. 4 — Honors Freshmen Advising Workshop

When: Wednesday, Oct. 4, 3:55 p.m.
Where: HRH B110

Oct. 4 — Office of Fellowships and Scholar Programs: Boren and CLS

When: Wednesday, Oct. 4, 4 p.m.
Where: Gressette Room, Harper College, 3rd Floor

Oct. 4 — The Last Lecture Series with Dr. Robin Morris, Department of Psychology

When: Wednesday, Oct. 4, 7 p.m.
Where: Gressette Room, Harper College, 3rd Floor

Oct. 6 — Honors Freshmen Advising Workshop

When: Friday, Oct. 6, 12:00 p.m.
Where: HRH B110

Oct. 8 — Parents Picnic

When: Sunday, Oct. 8, 12:00 p.m.
Where: Horseshoe

Oct. 9 — Passport Travel Grant Workshop

When: Monday, Oct. 9, 6:30 to 7:30 p.m.
Where: Honors Residence Hall, room B110

Oct. 10 — Honors Advising Freshmen Workshop

When: Tuesday, Oct. 10, 11:40 p.m.
Where: HRH B110

Oct. 10 — Impressions: "Art and Culture of Japan" Global Classroom Program Exhibition Opening

 When: Tuesday, Oct. 10, 6:00-8:00 p.m.

Where: Honors Residence Hall, First Floor

The exhibition will present artwork and photographs from University of South Carolina students who participated in a Global Classroom Program to Japan in May 2016. Participants visited Kyoto and Osaka and produced their own woodblock prints and washi paper. Students with work on display include; Colin Basham, Sydney Dimmery, Claire Heins, Kelly Taylor, Victoria Bennett, Wanda Felsenhardt, Anya Rogers, and George Teague.
The exhibition is free and open to the public. The opening reception will feature short presentations from participants, which will begin at 6:30.

Oct. 12 —  Study Abroad Honors Drop-in Hours

When: Thursday, Oct. 12, 9:00-11:00
Where: 
Honors Residence Hall

Oct. 12 — Honors College Night at the Theater: Twelfth Night

When: Thursday, Oct. 12, 8:00 p.m.
Where: Drayton Hall Theatre

A limited number of tickets are available free to honors students at the computer lab desk in Harper. More info about the show here.

Oct. 12 — Honors Freshmen Advising Workshop

When: Thursday, Oct. 12, 4:00 p.m.
Where: HRH B110

Oct. 16 — MIT Media Lab Presentation

When: Monday, Oct. 16, 12:30 p.m.
Where: HRH B110

 

Oct. 23 — Info Session: Honors in Italy! 

When: Monday, Oct. 23, 12:30 p.m.
Where: Gressette Room, Harper College

Contact Dr. Banks: bankshk@mailbox.sc.edu for more info about this Honors College summer session in Italy, June 2018 

Oct. 24 — Honors Freshmen Advising Workshop

When: Tuesday, Oct. 24, 5:00 p.m.
Where: HRH B110

Oct. 25 — Senior Thesis Info Session (for sophomores and juniors)
When: Wednesday, Oct. 25, 2:00 p.m.
Where: Gressette Room, Harper College
Oct. 25 — OFSP Info Session: 
Critical Language Scholarship

When: Wednesday, Oct. 25, 3:30 p.m.
Where: Gressette Room, Harper College

A representative from the Critical Language Scholarship Program visits campus to discuss the scholarship before the deadline on November 15th

Oct. 27 —  Senior Thesis Info Session (for sophomores and juniors)
When: Friday, Oct. 27, 12:00 p.m.
Where: 650 Lincoln, Game Room 

 

November

Nov. 1 — The Last Lecture Series with Dr. Todd Shaw, Department of Political Science and African American Studies

When: Wednesday, Nov. 1, 7 p.m.
Where: Gressette Room, Harper College, 3rd Floor

Nov. 5 — Honors College Night at the Theater: Finta Giardiniera

When: Sunday, Nov. 5, time TBD
Where: Drayton Hall Theatre

Nov. 6 — Office of Fellowships and Scholar Programs:
Summer Opportunities for Freshmen and Sophomores

When: Monday, Nov. 6, 4 p.m.
Where: Gressette Room, Harper College, 3rd Floor

Nov. 6 — Senior Thesis Info Session
(for sophomores and juniors)
When: Monday, Nov. 6, 5 p.m.
Where: Honors Residence Hall B110
Nov. 8 — Atlanta Alumni & Prospective Student Reception

When: Wednesday, Nov. 8, 6p.m.
Where: Capital City Club Brookhaven at Buckhead, 53 W. Brookhaven Dr. NE, Atlanta, GA 30319
RSVP: Click here

Nov. 8 — Office of Fellowships and Scholar Programs: Udall and NOAA Hollings Workshop

When: Wednesday, Nov. 8, 3 p.m.
Where: Gressette Room, Harper College, 3rd Floor

Nov. 9 — Webinar: Honors College study abroad program Social Capital in the City, Rome, Italy

When: Thursday, Nov. 9, 4:30 p.m.
Where: Online

Join us for a free 10-minute webinar highlighting the upcoming SCHC summer 2018 study abroad program to Rome, Italy: “An Island of Networks: Social Capital in the City”. During this webinar, Dr. Kay Banks (program leader and SCHC Assistant Dean) will discuss the program details and what you can expect to see and learn in Italy. There will also be time for Q&A. To participate in this webinar and learn more about this opportunity, click here.

Nov. 13 — Office of Fellowships and Scholar Programs:
Pickering, Rangel, and Payne Workshop

When: Monday, Nov. 13, 4 p.m.
Where: Gressette Room, Harper College, 3rd Floor

Nov. 14 — 
Senior Thesis Info Session
(for sophomores and juniors)
When: Tuesday, Nov. 14, 4:30 p.m.
Where: Honors Residence Hall B110
Nov. 15 — Internship Drop-in Hours

When: Wednesday, Nov. 15, 2 to 4 p.m.
Where: Harper 322

Nov. 16 — Study Abroad Honors Drop-in Hours

When: Thursday, Nov. 16, 9:00-11:00
Where: 
Honors Residence Hall

Nov. 17 — 
Senior Thesis Info Session
(for sophomores and juniors)
 When: Friday, Nov. 17, 12:00 p.m.
Where: Honors Residence Hall B110
Nov. 29 — 2nd & 3rd Year Pre-Med Workshop

When: Wednesday, Nov. 29, 5:30 p.m.
Where: Gressette Room, Harper College, 3rd Floor

Nov. 29 — Office of Fellowships and Scholar Programs: Info Session for Juniors
When: Wednesday, Nov. 29, 4:00 p.m.
Where: Legare 321

 

December

Dec. 6 — Internship Drop-in Hours

When: Wednesday, Dec. 6, 1 to 4 p.m.
Where: Harper 322

Dec. 13 — Internship Drop-in Hours

When: Wednesday, Dec. 13, 1 to 4 p.m.
Where: Harper 322

Dec. 17 — December Revocation
 When: Sunday, Dec. 17, 4 p.m.
Where: Rutledge Chapel