Research Opportunity: Experimental Social Science Laboratory

September 28, 2017

Prof. John Duffy (duffy@uci.edu), Director of the Experimental Social Science Laboratory (ESSL) at UCI, is looking for 2-4 students to enroll in his ECON 199 independent research course starting Fall quarter. Students in the course assist in conducting behavioral experiments and help test new experimental software. They are also invited to attend the weekly ESSL lunch seminars where graduate students and professors present on current or proposed experimental economics research. Please contact Prof. Duffy directly by email if you are interested in learning more. No prior experience is necessary. Training will be provided.
John Duffy


Research Opportunity: Sarnecka Cognitive Development Lab

September 28, 2017

The Sarnecka Cognitive Development Lab is currently accepting applications for research assistants for the upcoming academic year. We are looking for motivated and responsible undergraduates who either want to get experience with psychological research, or would like to get experience working with children, or both! Duties will involve traveling to preschools and local museums to assist in data collection, data entry, and occasionally, assistance with stimulus construction. All research assistants must have at least 2 mornings a week free to go test at preschools or museums, and must be able to attend our lab meeting (Fridays at 2PM). All research assistants get 4 units of course credit through enrolling in Cog Dev Research (PSY 148A). Please email Emily Sumner (sumnere@uci.edu) for more information!


UCI Saturday Academy of Law is hiring Teaching Assistants

August 7, 2017
UC Irvine School of Law is deeply committed to diversity in the legal profession. The Saturday Academy of Law (“SAL”) is an opportunity to expose a diverse group of students to the legal profession while helping them improve their reading, writing, and critical thinking skills.

Currently, we are looking for dedicated undergraduate students to serve as
 Teaching Assistants to help facilitate the lesson plan for the students. In the classroom, students learn a series of Supreme Court Cases pertaining to First Amendment rights in school and evaluate a hypothetical case at the end of the session. Students and TA’s also have the opportunity to network with local lawyers and judges who present to the class.

Click here to download TA application for Fall Session. The Fall session runs six consecutive Saturdays from September 30th through November 4th, 2017 from 7:30 AM to 1 PM.
Application Deadline: August 25, 2017.

Special Invitation to CHP Research Seminar

August 7, 2017
Calling all honors students who are conducting research but are not participating in a school/departmental honors program! Get individualized support during the honors thesis process from CHP Director Ted Wright. During this research seminar you will learn about the research process and work to create a research plan as well as an abstract or prospectus that can become the basis for your introduction.
 
This 2-unit research course will be offered as University Studies H176A, and graded as Pass/Not Pass. It is currently scheduled for Wednesdays 2:00-3:50 p.m., however, the schedule may be adjusted to accommodate your schedule.
 
For more information about the CHP Research/Thesis Seminar, please see:http://sites.uci.edu/chpnews/2017/05/15/course-for-chp-thesis-support-3/
 
Email honors@uci.edu today to accept the invitation to the CHP Research/Thesis Seminar and to receive authorization to enroll!

Sign up for the Career Center’s Summer Group

August 7, 2017
A Career Group is targeted towards students that are undecided in their career path. Facilitated by a career counselor, these highly interactive groups meet three times and focus on self-discovery. Participants should be comfortable actively participating in group discussions. Students engage in activities to explore their interests and values to help generate potential career interests.
If this sounds like the right fit for you, join the upcoming week-long Summer Career Group.*
The group will meet for three sessions:
·         Monday: August 14 from 10:30-11:50 AM
·         Wednesday: August 16 from 10:30-11:50 AM
·         Friday: August 18 from 10:30-11:50 AM
 
SPACE IS LIMITED
To be part of this group, you will need to:
·         Commit to attend all three sessions.
·         Complete assignments and actively participate in discussions.
·         Pay a $5 material fee.
If you’re interested in being part of this career group, please fill out the online application (below) by Tuesday, August 8, 10:00 PM.
http://www.career.uci.edu/students/career-classes-groups.html
If you have any questions, contact Andrea Chung at andreac8@uci.edu
*Not for credit

Asian American Architects / Engineers Association Scholarships

June 5, 2017

CHP Alumna and Engineer, Kimberly Ong, asked us to share the Asian American Architects / Engineers Association Scholarship information with CHP students pursuing a career in architecture, engineering, or construction.  The deadline is newly extended to June 7!  Click below for more information.

Apply


Scholarship Opportunities Program – Sp. ’17, Wk. 7

May 15, 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.

 

Hope to see you soon!

 

SOP

 


McWilliams Renaissance Award

May 15, 2017

Graduating seniors (fall 2016, winter 2017, spring 2017, and summer 2017) are eligible to apply for The McWilliams Renaissance Award, which recognizes one honors students who demonstrates a passion for learning (not restricted to academic fields), expertise in a number of different areas, and universal curiosity. For more information, please click here. Deadline: May 15.


Peer Mentor App. Due Today!

May 15, 2017

Congratulations to the newly appointed Peer Mentor and Transfer Peer Mentor Coordinators: Danica Wong and Kiana Panbechi, Vanesse Hiten, and Delainey Elce-Stellino.

Are you looking for leadership opportunities? Want to help out an incoming student and make an impact on your CHPeers? If so, apply to become a Peer Mentor or Transfer Peer Mentor for the 2017-2018 school year! Applications are due by Monday, May 15. Apply now! 

Honors Peer Mentor Application
Honors Transfer Peer Mentor Application

If you have any questions, feel free to email lzhuang1@uci.edu (Peer Mentor Coordinator) or arashprg@uci.edu (Transfer Peer Mentor Coordinator).


CHSC Elections

May 15, 2017

Hello CHPers! My name is Jason Allison and I am excited to be your Campuswide Honors Student Council (CHSC) President for the 2017-2018 school year! I, alongside our Vice President Mengrui (Mina) Jiang, would like to sincerely thank you for voting for us. We are both very passionate about the CHP community and look forward to planning events for all of you to enjoy! As a friendly reminder, there are still some open positions on the CHSC council. As a CHSC leader, you will help plan great events ranging from Coffee Hour to Battle of the Brains! This would be a great opportunity for you to develop strong leadership, communication, and organizational skills while playing an important role in our CHP family. You can apply here: https://docs.google.com/a/uci.edu/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSeqdSAtfe4g6tSH1eCk86rLI49junHqkqePft8Ayn0S2j-HJQ/viewform?c=0&w=1