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The UNM Honors College offers high-achieving, enthusiastic, motivated students many of the personal and intellectual advantages of a small liberal arts college within the diversity of a large research university. The emphasis in our courses is on intensive reading, writing, and discussion in which reasoned self-expression and critical thinking are valued and rewarded.

EVENTS

  • CLA+ for graduating seniors! Please go to Graduation page for schedules and information.
  • Fall 2015 Preview Night will be held on April 6th from 5-7pm in Woodward Hall. This event is NOT MANDATORY. However, if you would like to take an Honors course, you must submit your Override Card at this event.
  • Honors College Spring Lecture Series
    • "The Changing Employment Relationship and the Challenges it Presents to 21st century Graduates" by Honors College Fellow Shawn Berman
      April 8th, 4pm, Honors College Forum
    • “Scientific research:  It’s not the linear scientific method you’ve been taught“ by Honors College Fellow Gary Weissman
      April 15th, 4pm, Honors College Forum
    • "Why Fashion Matters" by Honors Carruthers Chair Julie Hillery

      April 22nd, 4pm, Honors College Forum

ANNOUNCEMENTS

  • Honors College Scholarships
    • $1000 Scholarship:  The Rod and Dana Knowlton Guinn Scholarship will provide $1,000 in support for an Honors College student during the 2015-2016 academic year. The student must be a member in good standing of the Honors College. This scholarship is awarded to a student who has completed at least two courses in the Honors College, who is an excellent student and can demonstrate financial need. The recipient will be required to continue in the Honors College during the scholarship year (must take at least one course). Applications are due Friday, April 10th at 4pm. Apply Here!
    • $500 Scholarship:  The UNM Honors College Veterans Scholarship will provide $500 in support for an Honors College student who is a US veteran during the 2015-2016 academic year. The student must be a member in good standing of the Honors College. This scholarship is awarded to a student who has completed at least one course in the Honors College, who is an excellent student and can demonstrate financial need. The recipient will be required to continue in the Honors College during the scholarship year (must take at least one course). Applications are due Friday, April 10th at 4pm. Apply Here!
    • up to $500 Scholarship: The UNM Honors College Senior Research Scholarship will provide up to $500 for an Honors College student during the 2015-2016 academic year. The student must be a member in good standing of the Honors College. This scholarship is awarded to a student who has completed at least two courses in the Honors College, who is an excellent student and completing research for a senior project/thesis. The recipient will be required to continue in the Honors College during the scholarship year (must take at least one course). Applications are due Friday, April 24th at 4pm. Apply Here!
  • Honors Paleontology Field Work Opportunity - June and July 2015 - For more information contact Jason Moore at jrm@unm.edu.
  • The Honors College is hiring students!

    Computer Assistant: This student position is very technical and requires substantial independent work without the regular guidance of a supervisor. Students much have initiative and be able to self-direct many independent projects.

    This student will do the following:
    •Maintain Active Directory
    •Update and repair college computers
    •Troubleshoot AV equipment

    To apply for the position, visit: UNMJobs.unm.edu Posting#: 0829087.

    Peer Advisor: Honors Peer Advisors provide advisement for prospective, current, and former Honors students on matters relating to Honors requirements, curriculum choices, study/research opportunities, and the resolution of individual academic problems. Assists in the development of academic plans and class schedules, and develops and maintains appropriate records on advisees conforming to confidentiality standards at The University of New Mexico.

    To apply for the position, visit: UNMJobs.unm.edu Posting#: 0829378.

KUDOS

    Congratulations to our student employees, Laetitia Meyrueix and Gianna May, for their nominations as UNM Student Employee of the Year.

 

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