Honors College Office of the Provost

Eagle Scholar Newsletter Volume 7 | Issue 2


Policy Update

Beginning this semester, Fall 2018, Honors students who graduate with concurrent degrees will be awarded their honors designation (Honors Scholar or University Honors Scholar) on both diplomas and degrees automatically. This policy does not affect students with double majors. For questions about this policy change, please contact your honors advisor.

Learn more: http://bulletin.auburn.edu/undergraduate/academicpolicies/academicprogramsandcurricula/#secondbaccalaureate

Honors Contract Approvals

Fall honors contract approvals are due by the 15th day of classes, September 10th. If you are planning to contract any courses this fall, please speak with your professor and then email your Honors College advisor to start your contract in WorkFlow.

Learn More about Contracting: http://honors.auburn.edu/contracts/

National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship Writing Workshop

The Honors College will host a National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship (NSFGRFP) application writing workshop.

September 6 | Mell Classroom Building 3546 | 6 - 7:30 pm

The workshop will be facilitated by two current NSF graduate research fellows and it is designed to assist applicants in outlining their educational, professional development plans, and career goals as well as their graduate research proposal.

Honors College Film Series

Honors College Night Film Series was developed to highlight contemporary issues in America. Read more about these films on our event site.

September 6 | Eagle Hall Classroom | 8 pm

September 17 | Eagle Hall Classroom | 8 pm

RSVP for the Honors College Tailgate

Make sure you have RSVP'd for the Honors College and Auburn Global tailgate on Cater Lawn today! Festivities begin at 3 pm and end prior to kick-off. This is a come-and-go event however, we ask that you please rsvp in order to get an accurate headcount. RSVP before September 4th.

RSVP: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/honors-college-tailgate-registration-49574703272

Induction Ceremony

First-year Honors College Students, please make sure you have RSVP'd for your Induction Ceremony.

September 9 | AUSC Ballroom | 3 pm

RSVP: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/freshmen-induction-ceremony-2018-registration-49380884555

Interested in your own Research Colloquium?

Students interested in presenting their own research through the Honors College Research Colloquium can do so by contacting Dr. Thomas. The Honors College Research Colloquium is an excellent way for students to gain presentation experience. This method of presenting to one's peers makes good practice for those who plan on preforming research in the future.

Student Organizations

Diversity in Honors

Ice Cream Social

September 4 | Cater Hall | 5 pm

Read their flyer

Honors Serves

Popcorn and Pop In with Honors Serves

September 6 | Broun Basement | 6 pm

Key Dates & Events

September 4: Diversity in Honors Ice Cream Social | Cater Hall | 5 pm

September 5: Volunteer Fair | AUSC Ballroom | 10 am - 1 pm

September 5: Artist Talk: Emily Bivens | Biggin Hall | 5 pm

September 6: Popcorn and Pop In with Honors Serves | Broun Basement | 6pm

September 6: NSFGRF Writing Workship | Mell 3546 | 6 pm

September 6: Honors College Film Series, Night Show: Double Feature: A Family is A Faily & The Fence | Eagle Hall Classroom | 8 pm

September 7: Economics Seminar Shuwei Zhang | Miller 230 | 3 pm

September 8: Honors College & Auburn Global Tailgate |Cater Lawn | 3 pm

September 9: Honors College Freshman Induction Ceremony | AUSC Ballroom | 3 pm

September 10: Economics Seminar Jie Zhang | Miller 230 | 3 pm

September 12: Honors Congress Movie Night | Outside Aubie Hall | 7 pm

September 12: Guest Trumpet Recital: Dr. Doug Lindsey | Goodwin Music Hall | 7:30 pm

September 13: Geosciences Colloquium: Matthew Therrell | Haley Center 2182 | 3:30 pm

September 17: A Cup at Cater | Cater Hall | 7:45 - 10:15 am

September 17: Honors College Film Series, Nigh Show: Believer | Eagle Hall Classroom | 8 pm

September 19: Common Book Author Keynote and Book signing | AUSC Ballroom | 7 pm

Last modified: August 20, 2019