2015 Honors Institute Schedule

Monday, June 15

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

First General Session (Student Union, Ballroom BC)
    Presentation - TBD

9:15 pm -10:15 pmSeminar Meeting 1
10:15 pm - 11:15 pmWelcome Social (Student Union, Ballroom A)

Tuesday, June 16

7:00 am - 8:30 amBreakfast (La Posada Dining Hall)
9:00 am - 10:15 amSecond General Session (Student Union, Ballroom BC)
    The Modschiedler Lecture
    Dr. Reza Aslan
    Frontiers of Ideas and Ideology: Christianity and Islam
10:30 am - NoonSeminar Meeting 2
12:15 pm - 1:30 pmLunch (La Posada Dining Hall)
12:15 pm - 2:00 pmChapter Advisors Luncheon (Student Union, Ballroom A)
2:15 pm - 4:15 pmSpecial Presentation: Honors in Action in Depth (optional)
3:00 pm - 4:00 pmACA Officers Meeting (Student Union, Santa Ana A)
4:15 pm - 4:45 pmFaculty Scholars Meeting (Student Union, Scholars)
5:00 pm - 6:45 pmDinner (La Posada Dining Hall)
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Third General Session (Student Union, Ballroom BC)
    The Freeman Lecture
    Sonia Shah
    Pandemic: Tracking the Next Contagion

8:45 pm - 10:15 pmSeminar Meeting 3

Wednesday, June 17

7:00 am - 8:00 amBreakfast (La Posada Dining Hall)
8:00 am - 12:30 pm

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

12:30 pm - 2:00 pmLunch (La Posada Dining Hall)
2:15 pm - 4:15 pmHonors in Action Workshop (Optional)
5:30 pm - 7:00 pmDinner (La Posada Dining Hall)
7:00 pm - 8:30 pmFifth General Session (Student Union, Ballroom BC)
    The Cordier Lecture
    Patricia Crespin & Company
    We are Hispanic Women . . . Okay?
8:45 pm - 10:15 pmSeminar Meeting 4

Thursday, June 18

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

Friday, June 19

7:00 am - 8:30 amBreakfast (La Posada Dining Hall)
9:00 am - 10:15 amSixth General Session (Student Union, Ballroom BC)
    The Fedor Lecture
    Steve Winter
    On the Trail of Big Cats
10:30 am - NoonSeminar Meeting 5
12:15 pm - 1:30 pmLunch (La Posada Dining Hall)
12:15 pm - 2:00 pmRegional Coordinators Luncheon (Student Union, Ballroom A)
2:30 pm - 5:00 pmRegional Officer Training (Student Union, Lobo AB) 
5:30 pm - 6:45 pmDinner (La Posada Dining Hall)
7:00 pm - 9:00 pmSeventh General Session (Student Union, Ballroom BC)
    The Wyatt Lecture
    Jeff Lieberman
    The Future of Consciousness: Explorations in the Arts, Sciences and Technology
9:15 pm - 10:15 pmSeminar Meeting 6
10:15 pm - 11:00 pmFarewell Social (Student Union, Ballroom A)

Saturday, June 20

7:00 am - 10:00 amBreakfast (La Posada Dining Hall)
7:00 am - 11:00 amCheck Out and Depart