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LHCWeek has a new format!

Click on a tab at the top of the homepage for information on a specific topic. For example, if you want to learn more about the most recent internship and scholarship opportunities, click on the tab that says “Internship and Scholarship Opportunities” at the top of the page.

Announcements and Recent News

Free Cymbeline Tickets!
Thursday, October 30, 7:30 p.m. Williams Theatre
Lee Honors College has free tickets to The University Theatre production of Shakespeare’s Cymbeline. Stop by the front desk at the honors college and show your student ID to receive your ticket. Only one ticket per student is allowed. Click the image below for more information.

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LHC Sponsored Events

Lyceum Lecture
Wednesday, October 29, 2014, 12-1 p.m. Honors College lounge
An Invitation to Question Whiteness and Privilege, by Dr. Susan V. Piazza, Ph.D. Special Education and Literacy Studies

 MIX IT UP: Halloween Party
Thursday, October 30, 7-8 p.m. Honors College lounge
Get ready to party! Come to the honors college lounge and enjoy festivities with friends and classmates. Carve some pumpkins to help promote Scholar Scare! Light snacks and beverages will be provided. This event is already full, but you may put your name on the waiting list by emailing Fareed Shalhout at honr-grad2@wmich.edu and you will be notified if space becomes available for you to participate.

Appearance and Photography Exhibit by Leni Sinclair
Wednesday, October 29, 2014, 7 p.m. LHC Lounge
This is a unique opportunity for a cultural experience like none other. Leni Sinclair is a Detroit-based photographer and radical political activist. She has photographed rock and jazz musicians since the early 1960s, and was a co-founder of the White Panther Party. A selection of Leni’s work is currently on display in the Lee Honors College.

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Scholar Scare 5K Run
Saturday, November 1, 2014
Join this Halloween-themed 5K run/walk and help raise money for the Lee Honors College study abroad scholarships and the Study in the States program.

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Volunteer Opportunities

Volunteer for Scholar Scare
Saturday, November 1, 8 a.m. – 1 p.m. Honors college
Volunteers are needed to work on race day. You do not have to work the entire day. Volunteer shifts will run from 8-11a.m. and 10:30-1p.m., and will include duties such as checking-in participants, acting as race marshals, helping to prepare food and so on. Race day volunteers also receive a free long-sleeve t-shirt! Contact Fareed Shalhout at honr-grad2@wmich.edu if you are interested in signing up for one or both volunteer shifts.

Science and Engineering Festival
Friday, November 7 and Saturday November 8. Gull Lake High School
Gull Lake Community Schools Foundation is partnering with Michigan Tech’s Mind Trekkers program to host a science and engineering festival for middle and high school students. Volunteers are needed to help run activities. Volunteer training starts at 7:00 a.m. on Friday and 8:00 a.m. on Saturday and help is needed the duration of both days. Those who are interested should contact Scot Conant at Scot.Conant@wmich.edu with times they can participate.

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Other Things Happening at WMU

Worklight Improv Show
Saturday, November 1, 4:00 p.m. Bernhard Center, room 105
Enjoy WMU’s Worklight Improv comedy team at this week’s show: Who You Gonna Call?

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