Events & Deadlines

Events

Are you looking for events to keep you connected with your peers in the COEHP Honors Program and across campus? Click on a category below to find events 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.

Be sure to check back often for new event listings!

 

  • COEHP Honors Information Meeting
    • February 20, 2020, 5:00pm-6:00pm, HPER 311
    • Students MUST attend one of these meetings during their freshman or sophomore year. You do not have to attend if you have attended this meeting previously. There will be another meeting in Fall 2020 if you are not able to attend on this date.
    • This will be an informational meeting geared for freshmen and sophomores, or anyone that would like more information about the COEHP Honors Program. Topics will include the Honors Thesis/Project process, COEHP Honors Program requirements, and resources available to COEHP Honors students. Pizza and drinks will be provided!

 

 

  • Professor & Pizza on the Patio: Internships
    • January 29, 2020, 5:00pm, Hotz Hall
  • Public Preview: Bad Medicine
    • February 5, 2020, 5:15pm-6:15pm, GEAR 026
    • Join us for a sneak preview of the Fall 2020 Signature Seminar: Bad Medicine! If you aren't able to make it in person, you can watch on Facebook Live.
  • Resume Review Session
    • February 11, 2020, 10:00am-11:00am, 1:30pm-2:30pm, GEAR 1st floor lobby
  • Public Preview: (Little) Things
    • February 12, 2020, 5:15pm-6:15pm, GEAR 026
    • Join us for a sneak preview of the Fall 2020 Signature Seminar: 15 Things that Changed the World! If you aren't able to make it in person, you can watch on Facebook Live.
  • Spring Poetry Reading
    • February 13, 2020, 5:00pm, GEAR 1st floor Honors Lounge
  • Writing Workshop
    • February 18, 2020, 11:30am-1:30pm, GEAR Upstairs Honors Lounge
    • Got a thesis project to think through? A freewrite you've been wanting to do? Bring one, bring all! Katie Powell, an Honors College staff member and English doctoral student, will be on hand (with lunch) for all your writing needs!
  • Public Preview: Animal Minds
    • February 19, 2020, 5:15pm-6:15pm, GEAR 026
    • Join us for a sneak preview of the Fall 2020 Signature Seminar: Animal Minds! If you aren't able to make it in person, you can watch on Facebook Live.
  • Public Preview: Intimacies
    • February 26, 2020, 5:15pm-6:15pm, GEAR 026
    • Join us for a sneak preview of the Fall 2020 Signature Seminar: Intimacies! If you aren't able to make it in person, you can watch on Facebook Live.
  • Before I Graduate...
    • February 26, 2020, 5:15pm-6:15pm, Hotz Lobby
    • Freshmen, before your first year ends, come by and get advice from current honors seniors. Then create a vision board or lists of goals for your own college years. Free food and supplies!
  • Dinner with the Dean
    • March 11, 2020, 5:00pm, Hotz Lobby
    • Come and enhoy a night with U of A Law School Dean Margaret McCabe. Get to know Dr. McCabe and the Law School and enjoy a free dinner! RSVP on HogSync.
  • Waffle Night
    • March 16, 2020, 10:00pm, Hotz Lobby
  • We Were on a Break!
    • April 1, 2020, 3:00-5:00pm, GEAR 1st floor Honors Lounge
    • Join us after spring break for a jump start back into the semester. The study lounge will become "Central Perk" full of coffee, snacks, and friends.
  • Honors College School of Witchcraft and Wizardry
    • April 5, 2020, 5:00pm, GEAR
    • This annual event will be one for the books! Create a team and cast spells, solve puzzles, and show your vast Harry Potter knowledge!
  • Best in Show
    • April 23, 2020, 3:00pm, GEAR
    • Join us for our third annual Honors College dog show! Bring your furry friend to compete in a variety of games, or come and partake in the fun! Rain date: April 30
  • Brain Freeze
    • April 27, 2020, 10:00pm, Hotz Lobby
    • Up late studying for finals? Take a brain freeze, enjoy a sno cone on us! While supplies last.

 

 

  • Dress Like You Want to Be Addressed
    • January 28, 2020, 6:30pm-8:30pm, ARKU Verizon Ballroom
    • Perception is reality...fair or unfair! Let your attire speak for you and how you desire to be addressed in both work and play. Join successful branding and apparel industry business leaders, Helena Gadison and Tony Waller as they host a fun and engaging fashion show designed to help UA students build their professional wardrobe through simple and cost-effective tricks of the trade. Click Here for more info.
  • Handshake Day
    • January 30, 2020, 11:00am-1:00pm, ARKU Connections Lounge
    • Curious about how to use Handshake, the #1 job search app for college students and recent graduates? Want to learn tips and tricks about Handshake? Stop by the Arkansas Union International Connections Lounge to learn more about Handshake and complete your Handshake profile! The best part? There's free pizza and music!
  • Teacher Education Career Readiness Seminar
    • February 4, 2020, 8:00am-2:15pm, ARKU Verizon Ballroom
    • **This is not open to all education majors, but required for education students in their final semester.
    • The University Career Development Center and College of Education and Health Professions are excited to present the Teacher Education Career Readiness Seminar, a one-day event geared toward better preparing future teachers for the workforce. Teacher candidates will have the opportunity to engage with local school districts and experts to learn about the hiring process, ask questions and receive feedback directly related to your licensure area, review interview techniques, and have your resume personally reviewed. This event is planned in conjunction with the Teacher Education Career Fair which is scheduled for April 7th. Business Casual Attire Required. Click Here for more info.
  • Health Professions Career Fair
    • February 5, 2020, 2:30pm-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 positions 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.
  • Diversity Career Connection Mixer
    • February 11, 2020, 6:00pm-9:00pm, ARKU Verizon Ballroom
    • Contrary to popular belief, great opportunities don't just rely on sheer luck. Enjoy heavy refreshments while speed networking with companies seeking to connect with diverse populations of UA students for internships and full-time employment opportunities. Click Here for More Info.
  • All Careers Fair
    • February 12, 2020, 1:00pm-4:00pm, ARKU Verizon Ballroom
    • UA Students, 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. Some employers who attend this fair are focused on students with specific majors; however, many are interested in UA Students from a broad range of disciplines. 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.
  • SEC & ACC Virtual Career Fair
    • April 2, 2020, 8:00am-5:00pm, Online
    • Students & Alumni are encouraged to register and participate in the SEC & ACC Virtual Career Fair. This fair offers a number of advantages for your job search. Receive interviews without ever leaving your computer, avoid waiting in long lines, save your valuable time by searching for a job online, and meet employers which may not attend on-site all day events.
  • Teacher Education Career Fair
    • April 7, 2020, 3:30pm-5:30pm, ARKU Verizon Ballroom
    • Upcoming 2020 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.

 

Deadlines

Click on a category below to find out more about important upcoming deadlines.

 

  • Spring 2020 Graduates
    • Thesis Proposal: Deadline has already passed
    • Thesis Approval: May 1, 2020, 5:00pm
    • Author Agreement: To be completed after defense and uploaded to ScholarWorks
  • Summer 2020 Graduates
    • Thesis Proposal: May 1, 2020, 5:00pm
    • Thesis Approval: July 31, 2020, 5:00pm
    • Author Agreement: To be completed after defense and uploaded to ScholarWorks
  • Fall 2020 Graduates
    • Thesis Proposal: July 31, 2020, 5:00pm
    • Thesis Approval: December 11, 2020, 5:00pm
    • Author Agreement: To be completed after defense and uploaded to ScholarWorks
  • Spring 2021 Graduates
    • Thesis Proposal: December 11, 2020, 5:00pm
    • Thesis Approval: April 30, 2021, 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 Study Abroad Grant
    • February 1, 2020, 11:59pm
      • Primarily for Fall 2020 and Academic Year 2020-2021 programs -- this is the ONLY grant opportunity for these programs.
      • Limited funds available for May 2020 intersession, Summer 2020, and August 2020 intersession programs.
    • More information is available here.