September 23, 2013

Honors College 30th Anniversary Panel
Time: 3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Location: Leslie F. Malpass Library, Garden Lounge
Description: Please joine Centennial Honors College as they celebrate their 30th anniversary on Monday September 23rd with a special event for students

The Centennial Honors College will host a reception for students with refreshments at 3:30, followed by a Distinguished Alumni Panel at 4 p.m. in the Leslie F. Malpass Library, Garden Lounge. Five Honors alumni will talk about their Honors experience at WIU and their path to career success as well as take questions from the audience. Scheduled guests include Michael Baxa, Postdoctoral Scholar, Sosnick Lab, Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, The University of Chicago; Mark Boley, Chair, Department of Physics, Western Illinois University; Brian E. Koch, Assistant Appellate Defender, Office of the State Appellate Defender in Chicago; Jarrod Sheets, Assistant Vice President at Wells Fargo Home Mortgage, West Des Moines, Iowa; and Holly Stovall, Assistant Professor, Department of Women’s Studies, Western Illinois University.

Students are also invited to an evening celebration in Sherman Hall, on the 3rd floor. A social hour, welcome, and reflections from former Honors Directors will begin at 5:00. The event will include refreshments, a performance by the President’s International String Quartet, a “History of Honors” video, and reflections from former directors, including, Gordon Kirk, Sterling Kernek, Eric Stiffler, Jutta Helm, John Klasner, Marty Dupuis, Tom Helm, and Bill Knox.
Both events free and open to the public.

For more information, please contact the Centennial Honors College at (309) 298-2228.
Contact Information:
 Tammy Sayles
 Phone: 309-298-3298
Source: Libraries

Western Illinois University
1 University Circle * Macomb, IL 61455
Phone: 309/298-1414 * E-mail
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