Participating Student Information
The Honors College Orientation is on August 5, 2017!
Goals of the day include:
- meet current Honors students
- learn about Honors requirements
- attend various interactive lectures about Honors-specific opportunities
- receive your invitation to the Honors Induction Ceremony
Orientation 2017 Itinerary
8:00 – 8:30 AM: Registration at The Student Center
8:30 – 8:50 AM: Honors Welcome
9:00 – 10:00 AM: Navigating Expectations, Challenges and Transitions as an Honors Student
10:10 – 11:10 AM: Exploring The Honors College Requirements
11:10 AM – 12:10 PM: Lunch at the Student Center, Picnic lunch provided
11:40 AM – 12:10 PM: Introducing the Common Read:"Brown Girl Dreaming"
by Jacqueline Woodson
12:10 – 1:05 PM: Exploring your Honors Self
1:15 – 2:00 PM: Breakout Sessions
2:00 – 2:40 PM: Closing Announcements
The 2017 Common Read book is Brown Girl Dreaming , by Jacqueline Woodson. The book will be available to purchase for $16.99 the day of Orientation. The book will also be available for rent, at a cost of $11.04. If you are interested in renting the book, you must place an online order prior to Orientation. The bookstore will then have your rental available at Orientation.
The website for rentals is emichshop.com . The class that the book is listed under is HRNS 000 11111 . If you don’t want to place an online order prior to Orientation, you can go to the bookstore the following week and rent it.