2015 Honors Institute Schedule

Monday, June 15

1:00-9:30 pmHousing Check-In & Conference Registration (Casas Del Rio)
1:30-3:30 pmHonors Program Committee Meeting with International Officers
5:00-6:15 pmDinner (La Posada Dining Hall)
6:30-9:00 pm

First General Session
    Presentation - TBD

9:15-10:15 pmSeminar Meeting 1
10:15-11:15 pmWelcome Social

Tuesday, June 16

7:00-8:30 amBreakfast (La Posada Dining Hall)
9:00-10:15 amSecond General Session
    The Modschiedler Lecture
    Dr. Reza Aslan
    Frontiers of Ideas and Ideology: Christianity and Islam
10:30 am-NoonSeminar Meeting 2
12:15-1:30 pmLunch (La Posada Dining Hall)
12:15-2:00 pmChapter Advisors Luncheon
2:15-4:15 pmSpecial Presentation: Honors in Action in Depth (optional)
4:30-4:50 pmFaculty Scholars Meeting
5:00-6:45 pmDinner (La Posada Dining Hall)
7:00-8:30 pm

Third General Session
    The Freeman Lecture
    Sonia Shah
    Pandemic: Tracking the Next Contagion

8:45-10:15 pmSeminar Meeting 3

Wednesday, June 17

7:00-8:30 amBreakfast (La Posada Dining Hall)
9:00-1:00 pm

Fourth General Session
    The Blank Lecture
   
Place as Text
    Frontiers and the Spirit of Exploration in Albuquerque

10:45-11:15 amSeminar Meeting 4
1:00-2:00 pmLunch (La Posada Dining Hall)
2:15 pmHonors in Action Workshop (Optional)
5:00-6:45 pmDinner (La Posada Dining Hall)
7:00-8:30 pmFifth General Session
    The Cordier Lecture
    Patricia Crespin & Company
    We are Hispanic Women . . . Okay?
8:45-10:15 pmSeminar Meeting 5

Thursday, June 18

R & R DayNo activities or events are scheduled for R & R Day. 
Institute participants are encouraged to explore Albuquerque and surround areas. Participants are responsible for all fees including transportation, admissions, breakfast, lunch and dinner incurred on Thursday.

Friday, June 19

7:00-8:30 amBreakfast (La Posada Dining Hall)
9:00-10:15 amSixth General Session
    The Fedor Lecture
    Steve Winter
    On the Trail of Big Cats
10:30 am-NoonSeminar Meeting 6
12:15-1:30 pmLunch (La Posada Dining Hall)
12:15-2:00 pmRegional Coordinators Luncheon
2:15-3:30 pmRegional Coordinator Roundtable Discussions with Associate Directors of Regional and Chaper Relations 
5:30-6:45 pmDinner (La Posada Dining Hall)
7:00-9:00 pmSeventh General Session
    The Wyatt Lecture
    Jeff Lieberman
    The Future of Consciousness: Explorations in the Arts, Sciences and Technology
9:15-10:00 pmSeminar Meeting 7
10:15-11:00 pmFarewell Social

Saturday, June 20

7:00-8:30 amBreakfast (La Posada Dining Hall)
7:00-11:00 amCheck Out and Depart