BYU Honors Program Bulletin - March 20th, 2017

Chocolate Milk Discussion this Friday

Friday, March 24th | 12:00-12:50PM | 150 MSRB
There will be a Chocolate Milk Discussion this Friday with Dr. Gordon Lindsay of the College of Life Sciences. He will be discussing "Declining Life Expectancy in the United States". Dr. Lindsay received the BYU Maeser Teaching Award in 2012. He has been an Associate Dean and Department Chair in the Department of Health Sciences. He has published several articles in different journals and is currently a faculty advisor for Psi Chapter of Eta Sigma Gamma.

Chocolate Milk Discussions are held every Friday in the Honors Reading room except in the week that we have Disciple Scholar Lecture Series. Every student is invited, you don't have to be Honors students to attend. This event gives students the chance to interact with professors in an informal atmosphere and enjoy BYU's legendary chocolate milk.

Disciple Scholar Lecture Series

Tuesday, March 28th | 7:00 – 8:00 PM | 321 MSRB
Our March Disciple Scholar will be with Dr. Alexander L. Baugh of the Church History Department. He will be presenting on Joseph Smith Papers. Dr. Baugh is a professor and a chair of the Department of Church History and Doctrine at BYU since 1995. He specializes in researching and writing about the Missouri period of early LDS Church history (1831‐1839). He is the author, editor, or co-editor of eight books. In addition, he has published over eighty historical journal articles, essays, and book chapters. He is a member of the Mormon History Association and the John Whitmer Historical Association, having served as president of that organization in 2006‐2007. He is also the past editor of Mormon Historical Studies, and past co-director of research for the BYU Religious Studies Center. He also serves as an editor of three volumes of the Document series for the Joseph Smith Papers. Q&A to follow as well as refreshments.


Fulbright Scholarship Information Meetings this Thursday!

Thursday, March 23rd

11 AM – 12:00 PM | Benson Building W170
and
12:00 – 1:00 PM | Hinckley Center East Conference Room

BYU National Scholarships and Fellowships office is presenting an information meeting this Thursday about the Fullbright Scholarship. Please rsvp to national.scholarships@byu.edu . Pizza and cookies will be served.

Robert K. Thomas & Khona Scholarships for Fall and Winter!

Scholarship Deadlines – April 15th, 2017
The Robert K. Thomas and Khona Scholarship applications for the Fall 2017 and Winter 2018 semester are due April 15th! Applications and additional information are available from the Honors Program Office (102 MSRB). Full-time Honors students with approved thesis proposals are eligible to apply

Wheatley Lectures

Friday, March 24th