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.

Be sure to check back often for new event listings!

COEHP Honors Program Events

  • Mandatory Informational Meeting
    • February 26, 2019, 5:00-6:00pm, HPER 311
    • 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.
  • COEHP Honors Library Workshop
    • March 26, 2019, 12:00-1:00pm, GRAD 3rd Floor Computer Lab
    • Want to learn more about the research resources available to you through the University Libraries? This is the event for you! Laura Cameron and Sarah Spiegel will discuss the library's role in academic research, discipline-specific research guides, citation strategies, scholarly conversation, ScholarWorks, and more! Space is limited, so please RSVP here.
  • 8th Annual COEHP Honors Research Symposium
    • April 18, 2019, 3:30-5:30pm, ARKU 507-511
    • 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. Abstracts must be submitted no later than March 29, 2019 at 5:00pm.
    • More information about this event is available here.

Honors College Events

  • Signature Seminar Preview: Shedunnit
    • February 19, 2019, 5:15pm, GEAR 0026
    • Join the Honors College for a sneak peak of the Fall 2019 Signature Seminar: Shedunnit. No RSVP is required and the lecture will also be broadcast via Facebook Live.
  • Flapjacks and Razorbacks
    • February 20, 2019, 7:30pm, Hotz Honors Hall
    • Cheer on your Razorback basketball team as they take on the Auburn Tigers and eat some delicious pancakes!
  • Floor Feud
    • March 5, 2019, 6:00pm, Hotz Honors Hall
    • It’s time to play Floor Feud! Honors students and staff will compete, family style, to see who will take home a brand new.. gift basket! RSVP here.

Campus & Career Events

  • Walk-in Resume Reviews
    • February 20, 2019, 9:00-11:00am, HPER 308A
    • February 27, 2019, 9:00-11:00am, ECHP Upstairs Student Lounge
    • March 27, 2019, 9:00-11:00am, PEAH Computer Lab
    • April 10, 2019, 9:00-11:00am, HPER 308A
    • April 17, 2019, 9:00-11:00am, ECHP Upstairs Student Lounge
    • April 24, 2019, 9:00-11:00am, PEAH Computer Lab
    • May 1, 2019, 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.
  • 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

  • Spring 2019 Graduates
    • Thesis Proposal: Deadline has already passed
    • 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
  • Fall 2019 Graduates
    • Thesis Proposal: August 2, 2019, 5:00pm
    • Thesis Approval: December 13, 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.