Hi School of Arts and Sciences Honors Program Students!
Whoa, did the temperature drop fast! Time to pull out those hats and scarves. But don't let the cold keep you inside!
Attend the Fall Welcome Reception this Thursday, and two Artists Collective events this week for some fun! As for opportunities, become an SAS Honors Program Ambassadors for 2016-2017!
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If you have any questions or concerns throughout the year, always feel free to contact us at 848-932-7964 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Student Director of Honors Media
Honors College Coffee Hour
Come to the Honors College Coffee Hour on Wednesday, October 26 to meet with Matt Winkler to talk about possible GSE Teacher Education programs. He will be in the café from 10am-11am. Free coffee to all who attend!
Date: Wednesday, October 26, 2016, 10 AM - 11 AM Location: South Lounge & Cafe, Honors College, 5 Seminary Place New Brunswick, NJ 08901, CAC Contact: email@example.com
Artists Collective Writing Workshop
Please come to the Artists Collective Writing Workshop this Thursday! Bring your poems and short stories to share and take the opportunity to discuss with fellow students the different ways of writing them!
Date: Monday, October 24, 8 PM - 9 PM Location: Honors College, College Ave Campus Contact: Dean Julio Nazario at firstname.lastname@example.org or 848-932-7964
Fall Welcome Reception
The School of Arts and Sciences Honors Program invites you to our annual Fall Welcome Reception!
Meet SASHP Staff, Faculty, and fellow students. Enjoy a scavenger hunt and great food, and explore the museum. We hope you will join us!
RSVP at email@example.com
Date: Thursday, October 27, 5 - 7 PM Location: Zimmerli Art Museum, 71 Hamilton Street, CAC Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org
*Special Tea With the Dean: Study Abroad*
Want to study abroad in Spain? France? Belgium? Ireland? United Kingdom?
The Resident Directors of the Rutgers Study Abroad Programs in those countries will join us for a round table discussion of all these possibilities!
Date: Friday, October 28, 11 AM - 12 PM Location: SASHP Main Office, 35 College Avenue, CAC Contact: email@example.com
Date: Friday, October 28, 4 PM - 6 PM Location: SASHP Main Office, 35 College Avenue, CAC Contact: Julio Nazario at firstname.lastname@example.org.
SASHP Juniors – Come to a JAM!
Because it is never too early to start thinking about how you will fulfill the SASHP Capstone Requirement. You may be feeling that you are not prepared, you don't know what to do, or you don’t even know how to start. At the JAM, we will give you some basic, and important, information, and try to answer all of your questions.
Date: Friday, November 04, 2016, 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM Location: RU Academic Building, Room 4225, College Avenue Campus Contact: SAS Honors 848-932-7964, email@example.com
Become a SAS Honors Program Ambassador for 2016-2017!
Would you like to become a SAS Honors Program Ambassador for 2016-2017?
Student Ambassadors are an integral part of recruitment for the SAS Honors Program. Ambassadors are trained early in the spring semester for participation in the SAS Honors Program Scholars Days luncheons and serving as panelists for prospective students and parents. Our Ambassadors can host prospective students for campus visits and also participate in Open House, Rutgers Day and APA Days.
Thurday, November 10 - Free Tickets for Students for Little Shop of Horrors
The SAS Honors Program invites you to an evening at the theater!
The Livingston Theatre Company is proud to present its first show of the 2016-2017 season:Little Shop Of Horrors!
This American rock-horror-comedy musical is based on the 1960 comedy film, The Little Shop of Horrors, which was directed by Roger Corman. This hysterical yet dark musical follows the lovable orphan Seymour Krelborn who stumbles upon a mysterious Venus flytrap-like plant with a very unusual appetite. With rock and roll and doo-wop musical influences,Little Shop of Horrors is classic that stands the test of time.
Date: Thursday, November 10, 8 PM Location: Livingston Hall, Livingston Student Center, Livi Campus Contact: Info@ruLTC.org
Schedule of Classes for Winter Now Available for Students
The schedule of classes for the Winter 2016–2017 term is now available. Student can earn up to four credits during winter break and choose from 150 courses in a wide range of subjects. Many courses are offered in online or hybrid formats. Students can plan schedules now and begin registering on October 3. Learn more here.
Spring 2017 Honors Courses Are Now Available!
While we're hardly halfway through this semester, it's never too early to start thinking about courses for the next one! Check out all the upcoming Spring 2017 Honors Courses, available on our website now! See them at http://sashonors.rutgers.edu/academics/curriculum
Note that the list of courses gets updated regularly so keep checking for Interdisciplinary Honors Seminars and Department-Based Honors Courses and Sections.
Advising Tip of the Week
Spring 2017 Registration is just around the corner. Why not try something completely new next semester? Spend some “quality time” with the online schedule of classes. If you haven’t already, you should meet with your Honors Dean and major/minors advisors to talk about spring courses and as soon as possible! (For the complete registration schedule, visit the http://nbregistrar.rutgers.edu/undergrad/f16prereg.htm
Also a reminder that today is the last day to withdraw from a class this semester. Be sure to speak with your instructor and/or your advisor if this is an option you might want or need to consider.
Your Honors Program Deans
*SAVE THE DATE: Major & Minor Fair Wednesday, October 26*
The Rutgers School of Arts & Sciences (SAS) is hosting the SAS Major & Minor Fair in late March! Information will be available on different majors, minors, certificates, and careers! Over 50 departments and programs will be represented. Refreshments and prizes will be offered.
The U.S. Elections and the Middle East: A Teach-in on Syria, Turkey and Yemen
With the presidential elections two weeks away and ongoing American involvement in the Middle East, the Center for Middle Eastern Studies, Rutgers will host a roundtable teach-in for interested students and members of the Rutgers community.
Maya Mikdashi, Women's & Gender Studies and Middle Eastern Studies, Tuna Artun, History, Toby Jones, History
Public lecture: “What Does Columbus Day Mean Now? or Why Hispanic Heritage Month Matters”
Undergraduate Academic Affairs and the Phi Beta Kappa Society are honored to host Visiting Scholar, Rolena Adorno. Please join us for her public lecture “What Does Columbus Day Mean Now? or Why Hispanic Heritage Month Matters!"
Date: Thursday, October 27, 2016 from 4:30 PM - 6 PM Location: Rutgers Academic Building, Room 2225, CAC Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org
The New Brunswick Chamber Orchestra kicks off a new season with “Beginnings.” This salon series introduces visitors to what inspires the performers, their art, and how they do it. Orchestra members perform short, theme-based works mixed with conversation in an informal atmosphere. The program is free and open to the public.
Date: Sunday, October 30, 2016, 3 PM - 4 PM Location: Zimmerli Art Museum, 71 Hamilton St, College Ave Campus Contact: (848)932-7237
Job Opportunity - Become a Substitute Teacher!
Do you have 60 or more college credits? Do you like kids? Are you smart, organized, and sensible? Then please consider applying to become a substitute teacher at Hatikvah International Academy Charter School!
New Tutoring Solution at Rutgers, Survey - Win $100 Amazon Gift Card!
My name is Parag Jain and I am a Rutgers Alumnus from the Class of 2011 (SAS '11). I have always had a passion for tutoring and am trying to figure out what can be done better on campus to help students achieve their academic goals.
I would really appreciate your help in filling out a survey about your academic needs on campus. After completing the survey, you will be entered into a raffle for a chance to win a $100 Amazon Gift Card! We will reach out to winners of the raffle within the next 4-6 weeks!