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The University Honors Program sponsors Hanging with Honors, a seminar series that brings in experts to discuss interesting topics with honors students, faculty, staff, and the community. Hang out with the honors community and learn something new!

Hanging with Honors Opportunities

Considering Honors Contracts

Tuesday, November 17th | 5 - 6 pm | via Zoom
Presented by: Honors Staff + Students
A link to the recorded event is available for current honors students on the Hanging with Honors page in the University Honors Information Hub in Canvas.

Honors contracts are a creative and flexible way to transform a non-honors course into an honors experience. This is a way to not only earn Honors credits but also develop an individualized project that will enrich your experience. Join us virtually to learn more about planning honors contracts from honors staff and hear from your peers as they discuss their experiences.

Hanging with Honors Event Poster

Thanksgiving History Revisited

Monday, November 23rd | 7 - 9 pm | via Collaborate Ultra
Presented by: Professor Robert Bell
Flyer for Hanging with Honors

Many students learn a white-washed version of this celebration, but what actually happened all those years ago? Join one of our favorite American Indian Studies professors, Robert Bell, in a discussion on the Native perspective of Thanksgiving. This event will give you plenty to talk about at your upcoming (safe) gatherings of family and friends.

If you were unable to attend, a recording of the event is available at this link.
Nature Photos taken around Eau Claire
Adventuring with Honors Poster

Nature Photography Contest!

Hosted by Honors Student Staff and Honors Student Steering Committee
Deadline: Friday, November 20th 

Adventuring with Honors presents a new asynchronous event to get Honors students back into nature. Submit photos displaying the beauty found in the natural world or showcasing your own creative work using natural materials to All submissions will be displayed in an art exhibit and the Honors community will vote on submissions between November 20th and 22nd. Those with the top votes will receive a variety of prizes! Submit a photo(s) under the following categories: Scenic Fall Landscapes, Winter Sculptures, Natural Art, and Creative Original Art.

Check out the submissions from honors student photographers and vote for your favorites!
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