UT Tyler Honors Program
[From Latin: com+loqui: "To talk together."]
"Colloquium" is Latin for dialogue or conversation. The Honors Colloquium is an opportunity for students to meet and talk with local, regional, and national leaders and scholars about topics that relate to the semester's courses. The Honors Colloquium series may also include museum trips, service projects, productions, and other leadership and learning activities.
Typically there are four colloquia per semester, and honors students are required to attend all of them to remain in good standing with the Honors Program.
Students who miss any colloquium event must notify a member of the honors staff (either Dr. Streufert or Mr. Muenks) and make arrangements for attending a make-up event.
Fall 2014 Colloquia
Dr. Peggy McIntosh - Associate Director of the Wellesley Centers for Women & the founder of the National SEED Project on Inclusive Curriculum: September 17th, 6:00 PM - UC Ballroom
Sarah Webb - Bhuvana Foundation Board of Directors: October 1, 6:00 PM - Location TBA
Global Quiz Night: October 30th, 6:00 PM - UC Ballroom
Dan Prater - Director of the Center for Nonprofit Communication at Drury University: November 18th, 6:00 PM - Location TBA
Spring 2015 Colloquia
GB Tran - Graphic Artist and Author of Vietnamerica: A Family's Journey: April 20, 6:00 pm - Location TBA