The Honors Daily Opportunities List
Tuesday, February 11, 2003
1. Engineering Leadership Forum (ELF)
2. Entrepreneurs Club
3. CORRECTION ON DATE: Improv Group "Theater Strike Force" Comes to Hume
4. College of Business Welcome Event in Hume
5. Chi Alpha Christian Fellowship
6. Reitz Scholar Applications
7. Study Abroad Scholarships
1. ENGINEERING LEADERSHIP FORUM: Engineering Leadership Forum (ELF) is this
Feb 15th from 9:15a to 1p at the Reitz Union Ballroom.
Come join us for interactive workshops, motivational speakers, and
networking opportunities. Price is $5 and includes lunch.
Registration form can be found at http://grove.ufl.edu/~engineer - click
on programs/ELF or forms can be found at 312 Weil. For further information
Brooke at [log in to unmask] Hope to see you there!
2. ENTREPRENEURS CLUB: This week we are happy to have Erik Sander lecture on
"How to build a winning business team in the eyes of a venture capitalist."
Erik Sander used to be a serial entrepreneur. He currently owns his own
business and is the Director of Industry Programs here at UF. With his
background as a venture capitalist, he will surely be able to give us some
insight in entrepreneurship. We are so lucky to have such influential
speakers come and share their knowledge with us. So come join us this
Wednesday, February 12 at 6:00PM in NEB 102. Hope to see you all there,Chris
Lyn-Sue, The Entrepreneurs Club,Secretary General,[log in to unmask]
3. CORRECTION ON DATE: "THEATER STRIKE FORCE" COMES TO HUME: Theater Strike
University of Florida's premier improv group is coming to Hume!
Thursday February 13th 8:00 pm in the Commons.
This group is really funny. It's like "Whose Line is it Anyway?"... only
better and LIVE. Don't miss this performance!E-mail [log in to unmask] if you
See you there! -Student Honors Organization-
(I saw this group today at the Women's Leadership Conference and they were
very entertaining. SKD)
4. COLLEGE OF BUSINESS WELCOME EVENT IN HUME:
The Undergraduate Programs Office at the Warrington College of Business
invites you to a
First Year Scholars Welcome Reception
WHO: All UF First Year Students in the College of Business with a
history of academic achievement.
WHAT: A Welcome Reception (refreshments will be served!)
WHEN: Monday, February 17th at 7:00pm
WHERE: Honors Residential College (Hume Hall) Recreation Room
WHY: To welcome you to the Warrington College of Business!
Come meet College of Business faculty and staff!
We want to help you succeed!
*** Please RSVP by Wednesday, February 12th ***
Email: [log in to unmask]
Or call: 392-0165
(You don't need to live in Hume to attend!)
5. CHI ALPHA CHRISTIAN FELLOWSHIP: Come celebrate God's love with Chi Alpha
Christian Fellowship this Friday at 7:15 p.m. in the Reitz Union Basement,
room B60. In light of Valentine's Day, this week's message will focus on
what the Bible says about God's amazing love for mankind expressed through
His Son Jesus Christ. The message will also address Biblical human love
For more info. about Chi Alpha, please visit http://grove.ufl.edu/~chialpha.
To get involved in on/off-campus Bible studies, please contact Pastor Steve
at [log in to unmask]
6. REITZ SCHOLAR APPLICATIONS: Applications are now available for the J.
Wayne Reitz Undergraduate Scholars Program. The program was established to
recognize and encourage academic achievement, leadership, and service among
undergraduate students at the University of Florida. Students selected as
Reitz Scholars receive an annual scholarship in the amount of $2500. More
information can be found at http://www.ufsa.ufl.edu/OVP and in 155 Tigert
Hall, the Reitz Union, and in 202 Peabody Hall. Deadline is NOON March 28.
(This a very competitive program that honors students have always done well
in. Also our national scholarship winners have often been Reitz Scholars.
7. OVERSEAS STUDIES SCHOLARSHIPS: Overseas Studies has a large number of
Study Abroad Scholarships for Summer and several for the Academic Year.
Applications are due March 1 for summer and April 1 for the academic year.
You can find the info on their web site at www.ufic.ufl.edu Click on Study
Abroad or go to 123 Grinter.
Honors will be giving away at least 6 awards of $ 1000.00 each for summer
study. (Merit Scholars are not eligible because they have access to a
stipend for study abroad.) Honors also has the Keith Legg Award of $ 2000.
for academic year study.
Director, University Honors Program
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