Events & Deadlines

Are you looking for events to keep you connected with your peers in the COEHP Honors Program and across campus? Check out the upcoming events below that may be of interest to you and be sure to email us at coehphon@uark.edu if there are any events you would like us to add to this page.

You can scroll down the page to find information about upcoming deadlines.

COEHP Honors Program Events

  • Mandatory Informational Meeting
    • February 26, 2019, 5:00-6:00pm, location TBA
    • This will be an informational meeting geared for freshmen and sophomores, or anyone that would like more information about the COEHP Honors Program. You do not have to attend this meeting if you attended previously.
  • 8th Annual COEHP Honors Research Symposium
    • April 18, 2019, time TBA, Arkansas Union
    • At this event, students have the opportunity to present posters of their research to COEHP faculty and their peers. Judges score each poster presentation and the top student presenters will receive awards. Additionally, with the approval of the thesis mentor, poster presentations at this event may be used as the final thesis defense.
    • In the beginning of the spring 2019 semester, a Call for Abstracts will be emailed to all COEHP Honors students with details on abstract formatting and the submission process. After the abstracts have been reviewed, students will be notified of the acceptance or rejection of their abstract.
    • More information about this event is available here.

Honors College Events

  • Check back soon for upcoming Honors College events!

Campus & Career Events

  • Walk In Resume Reviews
    • December 5, 2018, 9:00-11:00am, GRAD 111
    • Meet with COEHP Career Counselor Madelyn Jones to polish up your resume for internship, job, and graduate/professional school applications. Please bring a physical copy of your resume.
  • Health Professions Career Fair
    • February 6, 2019, 3:30-5:30pm, ARKU Verizon Ballroom
    • UA Students are encouraged to attend the Health Professions Career Fair to gather information about graduate and professional schools and to look for a full-time, part-time or internship position in the health-related field. Also attend this fair to polish your interview skills, learn industry information, expand your network and gather information about attending companies and organizations. Business Casual attire is required to attend.
  • All Careers Fair
    • February 13, 2019, 1:00-4:00pm, ARKU Verizon Ballroom
    • Students and Student Veterans, whether you are looking for a full-time position, part-time or an internship, you will find great opportunities at this fair to connect with prospective employers from a variety of industries. Also attend this fair to expand your network, polish your interview skills, learn industry information, and gather information about companies. No matter your major, if you are interested in working for any of the industries in attendance, this is the fair for you. Business Casual is required to attend.
  • Teacher Education Career Fair
    • April 2, 2019, 3:30-5:30pm, ARKU Verizon Ballroom
    • Upcoming 2019 Graduates, if you are looking for a teaching position with a local, in-state, or out-of-state school, you will find great opportunities at this fair to connect with prospective employers seeking students with your majors. Also attend this fair to expand your network, polish your interview skills, learn industry information, and gather information about companies. Business casual attire is required to attend.

Also keep track of these important upcoming deadlines:

COEHP Honors Program Deadlines

  • Fall 2018 Graduates
    • Thesis Proposal: Deadline has already passed
    • Thesis Approval: December 7, 2018, 5:00pm
    • Author Agreement: To be completed after defense and uploaded to ScholarWorks
  • Spring 2019 Graduates
    • Thesis Proposal: December 7, 2018, 5:00pm
    • Thesis Approval: May 3, 2019, 5:00pm
    • Author Agreement: To be completed after defense and uploaded to ScholarWorks
  • Summer 2019 Graduates
    • Thesis Proposal: May 3, 2019, 5:00pm
    • Thesis Approval: August 2, 2019, 5:00pm
    • Author Agreement: To be completed after defense and uploaded to ScholarWorks
  • Blank copies of thesis forms and submission instructions can be found here.

Honors College & Other Campus Deadlines

  • Honors College Research Grant Applications
    • For funding in Summer 2019, Fall 2019, and/or Spring 2020
      • March 15, 2019, 4:00pm
    • More information is available here.
  • Study Abroad Grant Applications
    • For Fall 2019 & Academic Year 2019-2020 programs (limited funds available for May 2019 intersession, Summer 2019, and August 2019 intersession programs)
      • February 1, 2019, 11:59pm
    • More information is available here.