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Is your CHP picture out of date and out of fashion?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)

Whale and Dolphin Cruise

February 21, 2017

Come witness the magnificence of the ocean as we go whale and dolphin watching in Newport Beach on Saturday March 4th at 12:30 PM! This is sure to be an unforgettable and action-packed experience as the migration of grey whales, dolphins, and killer whales is in full effect this season!

Please make sure to sign up early as space is limited. Transportation to and from the event will be provided. Please fill out the form to secure your spot, and make sure to pay your $20 (a fantastic deal!) to the CHP office by 4:00 PM on Monday, February 27th.

CHP Variety Show

February 21, 2017

Come enjoy the talents of your fellow CHPeers and UCI peers! CHP is hosting our annual Variety Show on Friday 2/24 at 8:30-10pm in HIB100. Free Admission! Current acts include: singing, guitar playing, ukelele playing, stand up comedy, breakdancing, acting, and more! There will be a CHP fundraiser after the show as well. Come and bring your friends!

Yearbook Coffee Hour

February 21, 2017

Are you looking for a snazzy new headshot for your LinkedIn profile? Come hang out with the CHP Yearbook Staff during Week 8 Coffee Hour and get your photo taken!

Seniors! This is a great chance to update your photo, take 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. Check out the flyer for more information!

Get ready for your close up!

Faculty Coffee Hour

February 21, 2017

Faculty Coffee Hour is this Friday, February 24th in The Locus! Faculty Coffee Hour is the perfect opportunity to get to know your favorite professor on a more personal level. Here is a list of some faculty that are attending: Professor James Weatherall, Professor Sergey Nizkorodov, Associate Dean Michael Leon, and many more! Come dressed in business casual attire and enjoy some coffee with your favorite faculty members! We still need special volunteers so please sign up by this Wednesday! Volunteering and/or staying for at least one hour qualifies for *SSP*!

Don’t miss this great time to network with professors and find a research opportunity! Coffee Hour cannot happen without your volunteering! Sign up to volunteer right now!

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