Honors Upcoming Events

 

Honors Student Association Meetings

Alternate Tuesdays, 2207 Student Union at 3:30pm

February 9 - Decorating Valentine's Day Cards for Campus Custodians 

March 2 - Career Services Guest Speaker: Making the Most of Your College Experience

March 16 - Advising and Open Q&A on Summer and Fall Registration  

March 30 - Easter Egg Hunt

April 13 - Game Day

April 27 - Election of Officers for 2021-22

SRHC Panel Proposal Session 

February 4, GoogleMeet at 4:00pm

Thinking of presenting at the Southern Regional Honors Council Conference in April?  Attend this meeting to learn about your presentation options and the process for submitting a proposal.  Email Dr. Procopio for the link.

Vertebrate Museum Tour

February 23, Meet Outside the Biology Building at 3:30pm

The SLU Vertebrate Museum is a research facility for the study of ecology, evolution, and natural history of vertebrate animals. The museum has more than 100,000 specimens of fishes, amphibians, reptiles, birds, and mammals. On the tour we will see the specimens and learn about how the collection helps scientists in the research process.

Honors Goes to a Basketball Game 

February 24, Meet Outside Ascension Hall at 6:30pm

All Honors students are invited to participate in the flag walk tradition.  We will mask up (greener and golder the better) and meet up outside to journey to the basketball arena together.  Come enjoy some socially distanced cheering for your team.

Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde Preview Night

March 2, Vonnie Borden Theatre at 7:30pm

A VIP pre-screening of the play just for Honors students. Come see a new version, from award-winning poet Glyn Maxwell, of Robert Louis Stevenson's Gothic masterpiece. A decent man finds himself stalked and confronted by his own evil alter-ego.

Faux Prom Fashion Show

March 11, Ascension Hall Classroom at 6:00pm

Have a beautiful dress or great suit you didn't get to wear to prom because of stupid COVID-19? Put on your best duds and come down to the Honors hall in Ascension for a fancy fashion show. We'll strut our stuff and take fancy photos for Instagram. Prize to the best dressed.

Honors Goes to a Football Game 

March 13, Meet Outside Ascension Hall at 6:00pm

Tell your grandkids about how you once watched football in Louisiana in March. Wear all gold everything for the annual Solid Gold Saturday in Strawberry Stadium. The first fans and students in the stadium will receive a free spirit item to cheer the Lions on to a victory!  As always, masks and distancing required.

SLU Symphony Orchestra

March 24, Pottle Hall at 7:30pm

Round up at least 1 other LLC member and go hear a terrific performance. 

Murder at the Marquis (LLC Students)

April 15, Columbia Theatre at TBA

Serve as the preview audience for this murder mystery play at the Columbia theatre in downtown Hammond. You'll need to provide your own transportation to and from the theatre. Once there, we'll interact with the cast to figure out who dunnit. Arts LLC students will get first dibs on the RSVP. If there are additional seats, we'll open it up to everyone.

Thesis Informational Session

April 15, GoogleMeet at 12:30pm

Have questions about the senior thesis process?  This session is for rising juniors seeking information on how to write and defend the senior thesis.  

Dark Skin Pavement

April 26, Vonnie Borden Theatre at 7:30pm

Come serve as the pre-view audience for Thorton Parker-Young's 'Dark Skinned Pavement' last year's Inkslinger Winner for best play. This bold new drama takes a serious look at the thorny issues underlying the Black Lives Matter movement.

Honors Research Showcase

TBD

Honors students in CHEM 122H and H-option completers will be sharing their research via videoconference.

Honors Recognition Ceremony

May 5, Student Union Theatre at ~5:15pm

Honors will be celebrating our graduating seniors at this special Honors ceremony.