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2014 Honors Institute: Special Events

Welcome Social
On Monday, June 16, the first night of the Honors Institute, all participants are invited to a Welcome Social from 10:15 – 11:15 pm in College Hall. Come get to know your fellow Institute participants from across the country and around the world. First General Session Speaker Patrick Lee will be selling and autographing copies of his book Mosquitoes, Gnats & Prickly Pear Cactus: The Lewis & Clark Review at the Welcome Social. The book sells for $15 (cash only).

Senior College Spotlight
Learn more about college transfer opportunities available to you as a Phi Theta Kappa member on Tuesday, June 18, 8:00 – 9:00 am at Danforth University Center – 2nd Floor. Network with representatives from several four-year colleges and universities on-hand to answer your transfer questions.

Chapter Advisor Luncheon
Chapter advisors are invited to a special luncheon, to be held Tuesday, June 17, 12:15 – 2:00 pm at College Hall. All advisors are encouraged to attend this luncheon to network with other advisors.

Special Presentation: Honors in Action In Depth – In Two Parts
Learn more about Honors in Action and the ways you can take what you learn about the Honors Study Topic at Honors Institute back to your chapter and region. Each part will be offered twice on Tuesday, June 17. Participants may begin with either part of the presentation.

   Tuesday, June 17, 2:15 – 3:15 pm
   Part 1: Academic Investigation and Analysis and Goal Setting
   Danforth University Center 276

   Part 2: Action, Leadership Roles, Leadership Development, Reflection and Outcomes
   Harry & Susan Seigle Hall L006

   Tuesday, June 17, 3:15 – 4:15 pm
   Part 1: Academic Investigation and Analysis and Goal Setting
   Harry & Susan Seigle Hall L006

   Part 2: Action, Leadership Roles, Leadership Development, Reflection and Outcomes
   Danforth University Center 276

Late Night Snacks
On Tuesday and Wednesday nights from 10:00 – 11:00 pm, Whispers in Mallinckrodt Center will offer coffee, snacks and sandwiches for purchase, cash and carry, to quell late night hunger pangs.

The Possibilities of Partnership with Khan Academy
On Friday, June 20, all participants are invited to gather ideas for incorporating Kahn Academy resources into their Honors in Action and College Projects. The session, held in Harry & Susan Seigle Hall L006 from 2:30 - 4:30 pm, will feature Khan Academy representatives.

Regional Leaders Forum: Building Blocks for a Strong Region
All Regional Coordinators, Associate Regional Coordinators and Regional Officers are encouraged to attend this meeting which will be held from 3:00 - 5:00 pm on Friday, June 20.
   Divisions 1 and 4 - Danforth University Center 233
   Division 2 - Danforth University Center 276
   Division 3 - Danforth University Center 234

Purchase Pokey LaFarge CDs
Pokey LaFarge will be selling copies of his CDs after the Seventh General Session on Friday, June 20. Cash and credit cards will be accepted.

Farewell Social
On Friday, June 20, all participants are invited to a Farewell Social from 10:15 – 11:00 pm in College Hall. Enjoy dessert and bid farewell to Phi Theta Kappa friends old and new.
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