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Robert Feldman This Year's Outstanding Teaching Award Winner

Robert Feldman This Year's Outstanding Teaching Award Winner

by Russo, Julie A. last modified May 20, 2015 04:40 PM

UHSA Executive Board Member Dana Giannelli presented Dr. Robert Feldman with the UHP's Outstanding Teaching Award at the Spring 2015 Honors Graduation Ceremony on Monday, May 11. Dr. Feldman has taught ENGLISH 228: Honors Modern American Literature every academic year since 1999.

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Spring 2015 Honors Thesis Symposia: May 4, 5, and 6

Spring 2015 Honors Thesis Symposia: May 4, 5, and 6

by Russo, Julie A. last modified May 15, 2015 04:30 PM

Fifteen students will present their research methods and findings on a wide range of fascinating topics--from analyzing skeletal remains to evaluating the fine art of painting to examining eyewitness testimonies. Whether you're considering tackling an Honors Thesis, are simply interested in the subject matter, or just want to support the students' year-long efforts, please join us for a session--one or all:

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Another New Record: Thirty-Nine Winding Up UHP Curriculum in May

Another New Record: Thirty-Nine Winding Up UHP Curriculum in May

by Russo, Julie A. last modified May 15, 2015 04:15 PM

Seven students at the Associate level (those who are completing their Honors and major requirements with a cumulative GPA of 3.2 to 3.49) and thirty-two at the Graduate level (those who are completing their Honors and major requirements with a cumulative GPA of 3.5 or higher) will be awarded Honors Certificates and Medallions, respectively, at the Honors Graduation Ceremony. The event will take place on Monday, May 11, at the Alumni Welcome and Conference Center at 5:30:

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Honors Students Sweep Psych Scholarships

Honors Students Sweep Psych Scholarships

by Russo, Julie A. last modified Apr 21, 2015 04:11 PM

Congratulations to Psychology majors Zachary Dunton, Alexandra Ebert, Emily Erickson, and Alexander Johnson on their recent prizes:

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UHP's Spring Trip on Saturday, April 25

UHP's Spring Trip on Saturday, April 25

by Russo, Julie A. last modified Apr 30, 2015 03:48 PM

At just $30 per person, what a bargain! This year's trip includes a guided tour of the Milwaukee Art Museum's newest exhibit courtesy of Ebony magazine, The Milwaukee Rep's production of Low Down Dirty Blues, and dinner up on the East Side. Reservation forms are available in Oviatt House or download one here:

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Honors Alumni Event: The Return of Kelly Genskow

Honors Alumni Event: The Return of Kelly Genskow

by Russo, Julie A. last modified Mar 04, 2015 04:27 PM

Please join us as we launch the first of what will be a tradition of Honors Alumni gatherings. Kelly Genskow, a University Honors Program graduate in spring 2013, is returning to campus as a special guest of the UHP on Wednesday, March 11, at 5:00 in Oviatt House:

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Shamrock Shuffle Preparations Underway

Shamrock Shuffle Preparations Underway

by Russo, Julie A. last modified Feb 16, 2015 04:47 PM

If you'd like to join the University Honors Program's Shamrock Shuffle team, the entry fee is $20. Race day will take place on Saturday, March 14, at 10:00 a.m., and fees will be collected at Oviatt House through Tuesday, March 3. Because we'll be running and/or walking as a team, "UHP Shufflers" do not need to register individually. However, we DO need your T shirt size (please see brochure):

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A Violin's Life: Frank Almond to Join Dr. Eli Kalman for March 13 Concert

A Violin's Life: Frank Almond to Join Dr. Eli Kalman for March 13 Concert

by Russo, Julie A. last modified Feb 16, 2015 03:52 PM

The UHP is happy to announce a very special evening featuring Mr. Frank Almond (Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra), who will be playing his three hundred-year-old Stradivarius, and Dr. Eli Kalman, Associate Professor of Piano in the Department of Music, whom many of you already know for his exceptional contributions to the music section of HNRS 275: Culture Connection. A Violin's Life will take place on Friday, March 13, at 7:30 p.m. in the Arts and Communication Music Hall. The event is FREE and is open to everyone.

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Fall 2015 Registration Starts March 2

by Russo, Julie A. last modified Mar 04, 2015 02:35 PM

If you need to be added to a waiting list, please email russoj@uwosh.edu or taylore@uwosh.edu with your ID plus the course name and section. If you need assistance planning your schedule for next fall, SIGN UP HERE for your advising appointment:

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Honors Graduation Ceremony to Recognize Twelve UHP Students

Honors Graduation Ceremony to Recognize Twelve UHP Students

by Russo, Julie A. last modified Nov 26, 2014 02:25 PM

A record twelve students successfully completed the Honors curriculum in addition to their major requirements and will graduate from UW Oshkosh this fall. The students represent all four Colleges and will be awarded Honors Medallions or Certificates from Chancellor Leavitt at the Honors Graduation Ceremony on Monday, December 8, at 5:30 p.m. in Reeve 221. A reception will follow. Please join us in congratulating our newest Associates and Graduates:

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Test Anxiety Sufferers Unite

Test Anxiety Sufferers Unite

by Russo, Julie A. last modified Nov 26, 2014 10:58 AM

Do you have test anxiety? A representative from the Counseling Center will hold a workshop with University Honors Program students and their friends from 9:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m. on Wednesday, December 3, in Oviatt House. The counselor will shed some light on this common condition, help you recognize test anxiety symptoms, and offer coping techniques and strategies.

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Fifteen Honors Thesis Projects to Be Presented

Fifteen Honors Thesis Projects to Be Presented

by Russo, Julie A. last modified Dec 01, 2014 02:40 PM

All are welcome to the Fall 2014 Honors Thesis Symposia, which will take place December 1, 2, and 3 beginning at 4:00 p.m. each day. Your presence and support of these seniors as they complete this final UHP requirement--their Honors Senior Capstone--is much appreciated. Attend one session or all! Please see the schedule for a full listing:

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HNRS 475 Fall 2015: First-Ever Fall Honors Senior Seminar

by Russo, Julie A. last modified Nov 13, 2014 04:55 PM

Good news! Beginning next year, the Honors Senior Seminar (HNRS 475), which was previously offered only in spring, will be available in fall as well. As the UHP continues to grow and as more students successfully complete the Honors curriculum, we are happy to offer another option (and more flexibility) for the Honors Senior Capstone. Juniors and Seniors, please take note! In hopes that we can continue to meet demand, in fall 2015 Dr. John Lemberger will teach the first-ever fall Honors Senior Seminar (HNRS 475: "Poverty") on T & Th 6:00-7:30pm.

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UHP Support for Better World Books in Overdrive

UHP Support for Better World Books in Overdrive

by Russo, Julie A. last modified Oct 28, 2014 06:07 PM

The University Honors Student Association is stocking up for its ongoing book drive to benefit Better World Books. Thanks to recent efforts, reports Liz Taylor, TWELVE cartons of books are now on their way. Do you have books you'd like to donate? We'd love to take them off your hands:

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Pizza with Professors Fall 2014: Meet Dr. Bill Mode

Pizza with Professors Fall 2014: Meet Dr. Bill Mode

by Russo, Julie A. last modified Oct 06, 2014 05:30 PM

The University Honors Student Association invites you--and your friends--to the next Pizza with Professors on Thursday, October 16, at 5:00 in Oviatt House. Professor Mode (Department of Geology) will be this semester's special guest! GEOL 110, which Dr. Mode has taught for more than ten years, remains one of the UHP's most challenging yet popular courses offered.

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Honors Advising Season in Full Swing for Spring Registration

Honors Advising Season in Full Swing for Spring Registration

by Russo, Julie A. last modified Oct 03, 2014 02:34 PM

Spring 2015 registration for UHP students has begun. To be added to a waiting list, please email Julie Russo (russoj). TO MAKE AN ADVISING APPOINTMENT, please access Liz Taylor's calendar to choose a day and time:

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UHP's Twelfth Annual Convocation

UHP's Twelfth Annual Convocation

by Russo, Julie A. last modified Oct 17, 2014 10:43 AM

The Convocation is the University Honors Program's annual gathering of new and returning Honors students and all the faculty and staff across campus with whom we collaborate and on whom we depend. We invite you to celebrate the 2014-2015 academic year with us on Wednesday, September 17, at 5:00 in Reeve 306

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Orientations for New Honors Freshmen

Orientations for New Honors Freshmen

by Russo, Julie A. last modified Aug 28, 2014 08:00 AM

Welcome, Honors Freshmen, to UW Oshkosh and to the University Honors Program (UHP). We are holding orientations especially for you from September 8 through 12; please choose from one of the following dates:

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A New Home for the UHP Offices and Lounge

A New Home for the UHP Offices and Lounge

by Russo, Julie A. last modified Sep 03, 2014 12:08 PM

The University Honors Program is now located in Oviatt House (842 Algoma Boulevard) on the first floor.

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UHSA Members Announce Outstanding Teaching Award Winner 2013: It's Dingledine

UHSA Members Announce Outstanding Teaching Award Winner 2013: It's Dingledine

by Russo, Julie A. last modified Aug 28, 2014 08:03 AM

Dr. Don Dingledine (Department of English), whose Honors courses in 2013 included English 229: Honors African American Literature and HNRS 275: Culture Connection, is this year's winner of the Outstanding Teaching Award.

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