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College of Humanities & Social Sciences

CHSS Advising Student Success Series
Scholarship Tools
Feb. 8, 2018
CHSS Advising Lobby

Scholarships, scholarships, scholarships!
Bring your lunch between 11:30 - 1:00 p.m.
Advisors will be available to review requirements and answer questions regarding scholarship search tools and tips.   Light snacks provided.

February 9, 2018
6th Biannual Forum on Plain English
9:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m., N602 Main Building

Our one-day forum will address the following topics:

  • Customer Service Writing: Why Companies Should Use Plain Language in Emails, Chats, and Tweets to Customers
  • Seven Plain Language Practices That Will Release the Hot Air from Your Writing

Keynote Speaker, Leslie O'Flahvan, onwer of E-WRITE.

Register to attend
View Event Flyer (PDF)

Black History Month Events

African American Read-In
Mural Area
Wednesday, February 7th, 11:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
College of Humanities & Social Sciences, W.I. Dykes Library, Center for Critical Race Studies, and Cultural Enrichment Center event

Poetry Reading by Delicia Daniels from her book The Language We Cry In
Thursday, February 8th, 4:00 p.m. - 5:15 p.m.
Cultural Enrichment Center event

Floyd Newsum: A Survey, 1970-2018
Reception in O’Kane Gallery
Thursday, February 8th, 6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Exhibition from display: February 8 through March 29, 2018
University Advancement and College of Humanities and Social Sciences event

Marshall Movie Showing
Wednesday, February 14th, 11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
A300 Houston Room
College of Humanities and Social Sciences, Student Activities and Center for Critical Race Studies event

Documentary Film Screening - Black America Since MLK: And Still I Rise
Thursday, February 22nd, 1:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
Tour Room, Girard Street Building
Discussion Facilitated by Dr. Jonathan Chism, Assistant Professor of History
This film explores the last five decades of black history since the civil rights era and the death of Martin Luther King Jr. Narrated by the esteemed Henry Louis Gates Jr., the film encourages deep reflection on questions such as: “How far have we come toward racial equality since the civil rights era? What does it mean to be black today? How have we, as a nation, elected a black President while events like those in Ferguson continue to occur?”
College of Humanities and Social Sciences and Center for Critical Race Studies event

3rd Thursday with CHSS
Graduation Information Session
Feb. 15, 2018
11:00 - 12:30 p.m.
10th Floor Advising Lobby, One Main Building

Have you applied for graduation?  Want to know what the next steps are?
Join us and learn more about:

  • The Application Process
  • Preliminary Honors
  • Cap and Gown Reception
  • Commencement Ceremony
  • CHSS Graduate Programs

Snacks provided

#SAYHERNAME Conference
March 23, 2018
8:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. UHD Welcome Center

The one-day conference will feature a Crunk Feminist Collective Roundtable, UHD Alumni/Student Panel, UHD Faculty Women of Color Panel, and TED Talks with guests from the Crunk Feminist Collective and scholarship opportunities for incoming students.  More about this conference.

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