Transfer & Peer Mentor Program Ice Cream Social

April 17, 2017

Enjoy the start of Spring Quarter with FREE ICE CREAM at the Locus on Thursday, April 20 from 10 AM to 12 PM. Hang out with your CHPeers, mentees, and mentors! And feel free to ask the Coordinators about the Peer Mentor Coordinator or Transfer Peer Mentor Coordinator applications, positions, and program!

Support the CHSC Wayzgoose Cookie Booth!

April 10, 2017

Have you enjoyed events such as Coffee Hour, Whale Watching and Variety Show? Looking forward to Battle of the Brains that’s coming up in May? Do you like sweets and festivals? If so, please volunteer for the CHP cookie booth at Wayzgoose in Aldrich Park on April 22! We’ll need help both selling cookies and baking them as well, so we would greatly appreciate any donations of cookies—or muffins, brownies, and other baked goods! If you’re interested in volunteering or donating, please fill out this form.

Transfer & Peer Mentor Program Ice Cream Social

April 10, 2017

Enjoy the start of Spring Quarter with FREE ICE CREAM at the Locus on Tuesday, April 18 from 10 AM to 12 PM. Hang out with your CHPeers, mentees, and mentors! And feel free to ask the Coordinators about the Peer Mentor Coordinator or Transfer Peer Mentor Coordinator applications, positions, and program!

Battle of the Brains

April 10, 2017

CHP’s annual Battle of the Brains is returning once again. Sherlock edition. Students vs Faculty. Trivia. Raffles. Skits. Whether a fan of Sherlock or not, you won’t want to miss it. In case you don’t know, Battle of the Brains is one of CHP’s biggest events of the year, where we host a students vs. professors trivia contest along with skits, prizes and much more! Come support your peers and professors as they battle it out. For more information, visit the Facebook event page.

Fireside Chat

February 27, 2017

The PAA’s are hosting a Fireside Chat featuring Professor Donald Dabdub! He’s an engineering professor but has many interests, including the environment and wanting to meet CHP students. He’s very enthusiastic about talking to us about how supercomputers can predict air quality! Come to Fireside Chat because you don’t want to miss an opportunity to meet such a friendly and passionate professor! Join us on Thursday of Week 9, March 9th at The Shire in Middle Earth from 4-5 p.m. Please sign up in the office if you are planning on attending by noon of Tuesday, March 7th!

Yearbook Coffee Hour – This Friday 3/3!!

February 27, 2017
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Is your CHP picture out of date and out of fashion? Get a new and improved headshot taken by the CHP Yearbook Staff this Friday!

Use the new photo for the Yearbook, your LinkedIn profile, Humans of CHP submission, and many more things!

Come take a headshot, get a group photo with your friends, and submit a senior message for the yearbook. Electronic copies of photos will be available to all those photographed.

Get ready for your close up! Click here for more information! Coffee Hour cannot happen without your volunteering! Sign up to volunteer right now!


February 27, 2017

Are you looking to relieve yourself from the stress of midterms and finals and get reassurance and advice from your upperlcassmen about your future in the CHP and beyond? Then, please come to CHPonderings, an informal group conversation with upperclassmen and others like you about the CHP curriculum, major curriculum, and/or life in general! Bring friends, food will be provided!

Date: March 8th (Wednesday, Week 9)
Time: 7-8 pm
Location: Loma

Are you an upperclassman interested in joining the student panel? Then email Bansari Patel at!

NAR Winter 2017 Issue Unveiling

February 27, 2017

Come out and see the wonderful creative works that your fellow honors students have submitted this quarter! Support your peers and get inspired with creativity! It will be on March 7th at 6pm in the Locus. Refreshments will be provided! Check out our event page for updates and more information!

Volunteer at Honors Experience Day!

February 27, 2017

Do you remember talking to CHP students at Honors Experience Day?  This year’s Honors Experience Day will take place on Thursday, April 6, 2017. It is UCI’s largest recruiting event for outstanding students who will graduate from high school in June. It gives UC Irvine faculty, students and staff the opportunity to tell honors recruits and their parents about what UCI has to offer highly qualified and ambitious students. Our guests hear from faculty, students and staff concerning the CHP and UCI. After the info session, schools hold recruitment events, where students learn what is offered in their major subjects. Following the school sessions, there will be housing tours available.

This event is not possible without the help of volunteers like you!  Sign up to volunteer and make a difference for future anteaters.

Please click here to fill out the Honors Experience Day volunteer survey.

The deadline to sign up is 11:45 p.m. on Sunday, March 5.

12th Annual Human Security Award: Matthew Desmond

February 21, 2017

Matthew Desmond (Wednesday, March 8th  at 7 p.m., Crystal Cove Auditorium)

Honors Advisor Theresa Nguyen would like to invite you to join her in attending the keynote address of Matthew Desmond, the recipient of the 12th Annual Human Security Award presented by UCI’s Blum Center for Poverty Alleviation. Desmond was awarded a MacArthur Genius grant in 2015 for his ground-breaking work on the impact of eviction. His book, Evicted: Poverty and Profit in the American City was named one of the top books of 2016 by dozens of organizations and publications ranging from The NY Times, The Washington Post, The Wall Street Journal to Buzzfeed. Desmond is a professor of social science at Harvard University.

RSVP for the Keynote Lecture (7:00-8:30 p.m. Crystal Cove) and RSVP for CHP Discussion from (6:00-7:00 p.m. 1002 Student Services II) by Friday, March 3rd. *SSP* (Note: Must attend both discussion and lecture to qualify)

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