Events

Your Experience, Your Programs

The Purdue Honors College is dedicated to providing meaningful opportunities to enhance the honors student experience. We are building an interdisciplinary community of scholars by adding value through specialized programming and events connected to our pillars. The Honors College strives to create an environment for every student to feel connected, learn, and grow as each pursues greatness. To reach your full potential in the Honors College, students should attend at least three honors programs a semester outside of regular curriculum requirements. We invite you to be a part of one of our many upcoming events as we ignite the imagination of our community and forge the future of our college.

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Calendar of Events

  • Cultural Companions Mixer

    4:30-7:00pm | Dean Phillips' Home
    Pick-up outside Shreve Hall at 4:30pm. Join Dean Phillips and your Cultural Companions for a mixer! We will be returning at 7pm.

  • Presidential Lecture Series: New York Times Columnist Frank Bruni

    6:30-7:30pm | Fowler Hall
    Bruni will discuss "Where You Go Is Not Who You’ll Be: An Antidote to the College Admissions Mania" as part of the Presidential Lecture Series at Purdue. Free and open to the public. There are 15 reserved seats for Honors College students.

  • Honors Helping Hands Callout

    7-8pm | BRNG B260
    Come find out about what this honors service group has in store for the semester!

  • Meet the Innovator: Alex Sheen, CEO of because I said I would

    Honors College Q&A: 4-5pm | Ringel Gallery
    Join CEO Alex Sheen in the Ringel Gallery for a Q&A session. 30 spaces available, rsvp required.

    Keynote Address (sponsored by Omega Phi Chi Sorority, Inc.): 7-9pm | Loeb Theatre
    Open to all students.

  • HLC Coffee with the Council

    9:30am-12:30pm | Duhme Hall Living Room
    Stop by for a cup of coffee and a doughnut with your Honors Leadership Council representatives.

  • Family Weekend | Honors Open House

    4-5:30pm | Duhme Hall Lounge
    Bring your family members and join us for an open house during Purdue's Family Weekend!

  • Gilman Scholarship Info Session

    6:30pm | STEW 278
    The Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship Program offers grants for U.S. citizen undergraduate students of limited financial means to study or intern abroad.

  • Boren Scholarship Info Session

    7:15pm | STEW 278
    Boren Scholarships provide funding for U.S. undergraduate students to study less commonly taught languages in world regions critical to U.S. interests.

  • Critical Language Scholarship Info Session

    8pm | STEW 278
    The Critical Language Scholarship (CLS) Program is a fully-funded overseas language and cultural immersion program for American undergraduate and graduate students.

  • Building Blocks of Undergraduate Research: Engineering

    12:30-1:30pm | Duhme Hall Living Room
    Jump-start your undergraduate research experience by joining us for this lunchtime discussion with students and faculty from the College of Engineering.

  • Emerging Leaders in Honors Connection Kick-off Event

    5:45pm | Duhme Hall Living Room
    Welcome the new first-year Emerging Leaders and re-connect with the upper-division Emerging Leaders in the Honors College community. Please join us for good conversation, company and food. Dinner will be provided. RSVP required. Open only to students in the Emerging Leaders program.

  • Goldwater and Astronaut Scholarships Info Session

    6:30pm | STEW 279
    The Goldwater and Astronaut Scholarships award highly qualified STEM students who want to continue working in their field.

  • Rhodes, Marshall, Mitchell, Churchill, and Gates Cambridge Scholarships Info Session

    7:15pm | STEW 279
    Join us to learn more about these scholarships for study in the U.K.

  • Udall Scholarship Info Session

    6:30pm | STEW 279
    The Udall Foundation awards scholarships to college sophomores and juniors for leadership, public service, and commitment to issues related to American Indian nations or to the environment.

  • Truman Scholarship Info Session

    7:15pm | STEW 279
    Learn about scholarships for college juniors who show leadership potential and have an interest in government or public sector service.

  • Beinecke Scholarship Info Session

    6:30pm | BRNG 2290
    The Beinecke Scholarship Program supports graduate education in the Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences.

  • Fulbright U.S. Student Program Info Session

    7:15pm | BRNG 2290
    The Fulbright U.S. Student Program provides grants for individually designed study/research projects or for English Teaching Assistant Programs.

  • Goldwater and Astronaut Scholarships Info Session

    10:30am | STEW 311
    The Goldwater and Astronaut Scholarships award highly qualified STEM students who want to continue working in their field.

  • Udall Scholarship Info Session

    11:30am | STEW 311
    The Udall Foundation awards scholarships to college sophomores and juniors for leadership, public service, and commitment to issues related to American Indian nations or to the environment.

  • Truman Scholarship Info Session

    12:30pm | STEW 311
    Learn about scholarships for college juniors who show leadership potential and have an interest in government or public sector service.

  • Beinecke Scholarship Info Session

    1:30pm | STEW 311
    The Beinecke Scholarship Program supports graduate education in the Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences.

  • Gilman Scholarship Info Session

    2:30pm | STEW 311
    The Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship Program offers grants for U.S. citizen undergraduate students of limited financial means to study or intern abroad.

  • Building Blocks of Undergraduate Research: Science

    12:30-1:30pm | Duhme Hall Living Room
    Jump-start your undergraduate research experience by joining us for this lunchtime discussion with students and faculty from the College of Science.

  • Cooking with the Dean

    2-4pm | CoRec Demonstration Kitchen
    Join us for some home-cooked food prepared by Dean Phillips. Stop by for a bit or stay for a while.

  • Building Blocks of Undergraduate Research: HHS/Pharmacy/Vet Med

    11:30-12:30pm | Duhme Hall Living Room
    Jump-start your undergraduate research experience by joining us for this lunchtime discussion with students and faculty from the Colleges of Health and Human Sciences, Pharmacy, and Veterinary Medicine.

  • Honors College Homecoming Tent

    TBA

  • Holiday Party

    TBA

 

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