October Newsletter All-College Honors Program - 2017/2018

Welcome Back Students!
Check out our Riddle Contest at the end of your newsletter. One lucky winner will win a Tim Horton's gift card! Find out more information below.

Thank you for your attention and time in opening this email. The All-College Honors Program's Student Association and Board are proud to present our first monthly newsletter for the 2017-2018 academic year!

Important to Know

Honors Student Association and Board executive members are listed below. If you have any questions or concerns please feel free to email them.

Executive Board

  • President - Matt Pernick
  • Vice President- Taylor Rabadi
  • Treasurer - Cameron Rosenecker
  • Secretary - Dave Krasinski
  • Communications Chair- Jeremy Michalski

Class Representatives

Class of 2020 Representatives: Amanda Popovski, Patrick Collins, Olivia Faracca, Justin Begley, Salvatore Zarrella

Class of 2019 Representatives: Kaylee Konczal, Morgan Tyson, Cameron Rosenecker, Lauren Reno

Class of 2018 Representatives: Matt Pernick, Jeremy Michalski, Dave Krasinski, Sarah Dollendorf, Taylor Rabadi

Class of 2018 Alternates: Joshua Canavan

Upcoming Events

Blood at the Root

Sunday, October 15th, 4pm

Paul Robeson Theater, African American Cultural Center, 350 Masten Ave., Buffalo 14209

Fulfill your theater longing! Come enjoy Dominique Morisseau's new play, which is based on a true story in a Louisiana high school. She uses the play as an advocate for social justice, and in doing so creates an intertwined story that captivates her audience.

Contact: Dr. Bruce Dierenfield dierenfb@canisius.edu

Prof. Peter Ahrensdorf (Davidson College) “The Contest between Achilles and David: Homer, the Bible, and the Question of Human Excellence”

Wednesday, October 18th, 7pm

Student Center, Grupp Lounge

Contact: Dr. Bruce Dierenfield dierenfb@canisius.edu

Keep scrolling, there's more events!

Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra

Wednesday, October 25, 7:30pm

Montante Cultural Center

Attention all music lovers! Take advantage of this fantastic opportunity to enjoy Buffalo's finest orchestra. Even if you are not familiar with classical music, the BPO can move listeners to tears, and there's no better place than our very own Montante! All are welcome to enjoy these fine musicians! Please reserve your ticket from Joan Wadsworth, and all tickets will be distributed in Montante at 7:15pm.

Our annual Honors Halloween Costume party will be taking place on Friday, October 27th, from 7pm-9pm in the Grupp Lounge (Student Center). Invite your friends, and don't forget your costume! (p.s. for real, don't forget your costume)

Student Spotlight

To nominate an exceptional Honors student, please submit your suggestions to faraccao@canisius.edu by the first of each consecutive month.

Faculty Spotlight

If you would like to nominate a professor who has had a special impact, please submit your nominations to the above email address by the first of each consecutive month.

Campus Ministry's service-immersion trips this year are to , Jamaica, Poland and the U.S.-Mexico border

Apply to Campus Ministry by Friday, October 13th

Schoenl Scholarship

Application Due December 1st, 2017

** Honors Students Only **

Once again, the Honors Program will offer the Schoenl Family Scholarships to worthy Honors students who are accepted for next year's Campus Ministry's service-immersion trips to Guatemala, Jamaica, Poland, and the U.S.-Mexico border. The application to Campus Ministry is due this Friday, October 13th. The deadline for Schoenl applications is Thursday, December 1st.

Riddle Time!

October's Riddle:

What do you get when you divide the circumference of a jack-o-lantern by its diameter?

Email Olivia at faraccao@canisius.edu to be entered into a Tim Horton's Gift Card drawing.

Thank you!!
Thank you for your time in reading our newsletter. If you have any comments, concerns, or suggestions please email Olivia at faraccao@canisius.edu.
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