Scholarship Opportunities Program – Sp. ’17, Finals Wk.

June 12, 2017

Please visit http://scholars.uci.edu/ for more info.

*UPCOMING EVENT* Are you a student demonstrating academic and leadership excellence? Interested in learning how a scholarship can benefit you in the future? Come to our Winners Panel event! Students and faculty members will discuss how their scholarship wins have influenced their career trajectories.

There will be no walk-in advising hours for Finals Week. Summer walk-in advising hours TBA.

Advising Appointments: If you would like to make a personalized appointment to learn more about prestigious scholarships, please read http://scholars.uci.edu/advising-appointments/. Complete the Prospective Scholarship Winner Information Form and please email sklrship@uci.edu to set up an appointment.

Check out our blog, Q & A’s with Scholarship Winners.


Scholarship Opportunities Program – Sp. ’17, Wk 9

May 30, 2017

Please visit http://scholars.uci.edu/ for more info.

Spring 2017 Walk-In Hours: Thursdays 1:00pm-2:00pm. Location: Ayala Science Library, 1st Floor in the Writing Center. Please check in at the front desk.

Advising Appointments: If you would like to make a personalized appointment to learn more about prestigious scholarships, please read http://scholars.uci.edu/advising-appointments/. Complete the Prospective Scholarship Winner Information Form and please email sklrship@uci.edu to set up an appointment.

Check out our blog, Q & A’s with Scholarship Winners.


The CHP would like to recognize the following CHP students and alumni who have received prestigious scholarships this year:

Schwarzman Scholars

  • Finalist: Stella Liu (’15)

Barry M. Goldwater Scholarship

  • Leandra Jackson (’18)
  • Honorable Mention: Jordan Edmunds (’18)

Fulbright U.S. Student Program

  • Alternate: Joshua Cook (’17)

National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship

  • Honorable Mention: Jason Yu (’17)

Students interested in these and other prestigious scholarships must apply through the Scholarship Opportunities Program.


Artmaking Workshop with Trinh Mai

May 9, 2017

Come and make your own mixed-media art work with artist Trinh Mai! With the focus on memory and family, please bring a photo that evokes memories for you to turn into a work of art. This hands-on workshop is the culmination of CHP’s yearlong series with Trinh Mai, who has visited the CHP Honors Seminar on the Vietnam War and hosted CHPers at her studio. She is the artist in residence at Grand Central Art Gallery and formerly of the Vietnamese American Oral History Project at UCI.

Workshop is on Tuesday, May 23rd from noon to 2:00 p.m. in the OC & SEAA Center (Libraries Gateway Study Center, ground floor). No previous art experience or skills necessary, and supplies will be provided. Click here for more information and to RSVP & email Honors Advisor Theresa Nguyen at th.nguyen@uci.edu.


Scholarship Opportunities Program: Sp’17 Wk 3

April 17, 2017

*UPCOMING EVENT*

Please visit http://scholars.uci.edu/ for more info.

Knight-Hennessy Scholars Info Session– Learn more about the Knight-Hennessy Scholarship with a representative that will present at our special information session! The session will take place on Tuesday, April 18 at HG Room 1030. Presentation starts at 6:00 PM and light refreshments will be provided. Please register in advance!

*UPCOMING DEADLINE* Are you a freshman, sophomore, or junior transfer interested in applying for scholarships? Do you want to gain valuable leadership skills? Apply to become a mentee in the Peer Scholars Program within the UCI Scholarship Opportunities Program! The program takes place from late Spring Quarter and throughout Summer 2017.

Please submit your mentee application in EEE by May 10, 2017 at noon!

Spring 2017 Walk-In Hours: Thursdays 1:00pm-2:00pm. Location: Ayala Science Library, 1st Floor in the Writing Center. Please check in at the front desk.

Advising Appointments: If you would like to make a personalized appointment to learn more about prestigious scholarships, please read http://scholars.uci.edu/advising-appointments/. Complete the Prospective Scholarship Winner Information Form and please email sklrship@uci.edu to set up an appointment.

Check out our blog, Q & A’s with Scholarship Winners.

Hope to see you soon!

SOP


Post-Baccalaureate Program in Psychology and Social Behavior

April 17, 2017

Applications are now being accepted for fall 2017 enrollment to the Post-Baccalaureate Program in Psychology and Social Behavior. Please consider sharing the information below with students, alumni, or anyone else you think might be interested in learning more about this program.

All are welcome to attend an information session on:
Wednesday, April 19
3:00p.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Social Ecology I (SE-I) Room 112

This program is designed for people with a bachelor’s degree in any field who are seeking preparation for graduate school in psychology or related fields, and for people seeking career development or career change. The program consists of eight courses, includes hands-on experience in research laboratory and internship settings, and can be completed at your own pace.

For more information and application, visit the website.

If you have questions, please contact Dr. Joanne Zinger at joanne.zinger@uci.edu


UROP Symposium Call for Abstracts

April 17, 2017
Dear UCI Students:
 
You are cordially invited to join us at the Twenty-Fourth Annual UCI Undergraduate Research Symposium to be held on Saturday, May 20, 2017, in the UCI Student Center.
 
This stimulating day-long event provides an excellent opportunity for you, UCI faculty and staff, parents, alumni, members of the media, and the outside community to participate actively in communicating about research and creative activities in all academic fields. The Symposium gives students a rich experience in the presentation aspect of the research process through their oral and/or poster presentations and discussions.
 
We encourage you to make a presentation at the Symposium or to attend and learn about the research endeavors of your fellow undergraduates. The Presentation & Abstract Submission Form is available online at UROP Web site. The submission deadline is Monday, April 24, 2017.
 
Please note that UROP and SURP Fellows are required to submit an abstract and present at the Symposium; however, the event is open to all students to attend, present, or volunteer.
 
If you wish to volunteer to help at the Symposium, please e-mail: urop@uci.edu, or contact us at the UROP Office: Student Services II, Suite 2100; phone: (949) 824-4189.
 
If you would like to attend only, RSVP here .
 
The tentative schedule for the Symposium is:
 
7:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.               Registration
7:30 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.             Continental Breakfast
8:30 a.m. – 10:20 a.m.             Oral Presentation Session I
10:30 a.m. – 11:50 a.m.           Keynote Address and Awards Ceremony
12:00 p.m. – 1:20 p.m.             Lunch/Dance Performance
1:30 p.m. – 2:50 p.m.               Poster Session
3:00 p.m. – 4:50 p.m.               Oral Presentation Session II
Please note that there are multiple workshops planned on how to prepare and practice your presentation, available on the UROP Web site.
 
The UCI Undergraduate Research Symposium is sponsored by the Undergraduate Research Opportunities Program (UROP). We look forward to receiving your application, and to your presentation at the Symposium. Please feel free to contact us if you have any questions or comments.

UROP Symposium Call for Abstracts

April 10, 2017

The 2017 Undergraduate Research Symposium will be held Saturday, May 20 in the UCI Student Center. We encourage you to make a presentation at the Symposium or to attend and learn about the research endeavors of your fellow undergraduates. The Presentation & Abstraction Submission Form is due by Monday, April 24, 2017. For more details on how to prepare an abstract, please review the Abstract Guidelines or attend UROP’s Prepare for Symposium Workshop on Wednesday, April 19.


UCI Care-a-thon

March 8, 2017

Come to UCI’s largest annual dance marathon, hosted by the UCI Student Alumni Association, for a great cause! Care-a-thon raises money for premature babies at the UCI Medical Center Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU). 100% of the funds raised goes directly to helping babies. If you don’t like dancing, come anyway! We’ll have free food, free t-shirts and other goodies, an instaworthy photobooth, dance crew performances, and much more! To attend the event, we ask that you fundraise $25. If that didn’t sell you, please considering donating any amount to the cause!

When: Thursday, April 13th from 6:00 p.m. – 12:00 a.m.
Where: UCI Bren Center
How: Register as a fundraiser to attend the event or make a donation here.


UNDER THE SCOPE ART SUBMISSIONS

March 3, 2017
UNDER THE SCOPE Art Show April 11th through April 14th presented by AHUA in UCI’s Viewpoint Gallery (on the second floor of the Student Center next to Crystal Cove Auditorium). Opening reception Tuesday, April 11th. Submit your request to show your artwork email ahua.uci12@gmail.com by Friday, March 10, 2017
 
UNDER THE SCOPE ART SUBMISSIONS: Participants in the show, including undergraduates, graduate students, and faculty and staff from all schools and departments, are invited to engage freely with the theme. Your creativity is important to us; we welcome submissions of all forms.
 
​To have your artwork displayed, please email: ahua.uci12@gmail.com and include:
  • a jpeg photo of your submission
  • the dimensions of the work
  • your full name, the title, and medium.
  • a short paragraph about your work and how it pertains to the theme with your submission.
*If your work is not yet complete feel free to submit it and update us on your progress*
 
This show is a part of our ongoing effort to foster a community of art enthusiasts at UCI. We are excited to explore this important theme with you and invite you to come enjoy the exhibition even if you do not present a work of art. Keep your eyes out for updates and reminders and contact us with comments or questions. Supported by a generous grant from UCI’s Illuminations and UROP.

 


UCI World of Medicine

February 27, 2017

Come join the UCI School of Medicine to learn about the range of careers available to you as future physicians. Workshops will be held to introduce undergraduate students to a variety of medical skills and specialties. The event will take place at the medical school campus on Saturday, April 29th. Click here for ticket prices and more information.