Events and Activities

 During the academic year, Honors students have opportunities to participate in a variety of academic and social events with faculty and peers.

Spring 2015 EVENTS

 

SCHOLARSHIPS:

Here is a collaboration of a few scholarships available to recurring students attending Mesa College, as well as Mesa students who plan on transferring to UC's, CSU's and other Post-Secondary institutes during fall semester. 

Technology Addiction Awareness Scholarship

To be qualified for this scholarship you must be a U.S. citizen. 10 Finalist will chosen to write a 500-1000 word essay regarding "Technology Addiction".
Deadline: January 30th, 2015
Award: 1,000$
Website Details: http://www.digitalresponsibility.org/technology-addiction-awareness-scholarship/


The 7th GotScholarship $20K Give Away 

Scholarship is available to both U.S. and International Students, No essays or GPA is required, simply fill out the scholarship form to apply. Must be 18 years and older to apply.
Deadline: February 28th, 2015
Award: 20,000$
Website Details: http://www.gotchosen.com/#/scholarships


The 8th Annual Create-A-Greeting Card Scholarship $10K

This Scholarship is entitled to more creative individuals. You must submit a Photo, Artwork or Graphic Design for the front side of a greeting card. Design must be for commercial use, Greeting Cards, Birthday cards, etc.  
Deadline; February 18th, 2015
Award: 20,000$
Website Details:  http://www.gallerycollection.com/greeting-cards-scholarship.htm

 

CALENDAR:

January:

  • January 21st - Honors Spring 2015 Orientation, H-117 (12:30-1:30pm)
  • January 30th - Honors Hiking Event, Tecolote Canyon (1:00pm)

February:

  • February 12th - DUE: Honors Spring Contracts, I-109 (3:00pm)
  • February 21st - SDSU Leadership Summit, Aztec Student Union (Map) (8:00am - 3:30pm)
  • TBA - Hiking, (TBA)
  • TBA - Bicycle Repair Day
  • TBA - Bicycle Ride Day, Mission Bay Bike Path (TBA)
  • TBA - Healthy/ Meat Free Cooking Workshop (TBA)
  • TBA - Electricity and Water Conservation Workshop (TBA)
  • TBA - Dog Days and BBQ, Kearny Mesa Park, Beside Mesa College (TBA)

March:

April:

  • April 11th - Canyon Day at Mesa College, Mesa Canyon (9:00am-12:00pm)
  • TBA - Hiking, (TBA)
  • TBA - Dog Days and BBQ, Kearny Mesa Park, Beside Mesa College (TBA)
  • April 21st - Spring Blood Drive, H-117 (10:00am - 4:00pm)
  • April 24th - Mesa Annual Scholarship Awards Banquet, Doubletree Hotel Mission Valley (6:00pm)

May:

  • TBA - Dog Days and BBQ, Kearny Mesa Park, Beside Mesa College (TBA)
  • TBA - Hiking, (TBA)
  • May 6th - District Honors Reception, Prado Restaurant (11:00am - 1:00pm)
  • May 15th - Honors Recognition Ceremony, I-109 

 

Fall 2014 EVENTS

August:

September:

October:

November:

December:

  • December 4th - DUE: HTCC Applications to Present at UC Irvine, Mesa Honors I-109 (3:00pm)
  • December 9th - DUE: Jack Kent Cooke  $40K Scholarship Application Due (Online)
  • December 11th - Honors Gift Drive for Colonia 5 de mayo, Mexico, Mesa Honors I-109 (10:00am - 5:00pm)

 

Spring 2014 EVENTS

January:

February:

March:

April:

May:

  • May 7th - District Honors Reception, Prado Restaurant (11:00am-1:00pm)
  • May 16th - Honors Recognition Ceremony, Honors Stage (I-109)

August:

  • Ice-cream Social/ Orientation

September:

  • Student Services Fair
  • College Personal Essay Workshop with Professor Cost

October:

  • Columbia University Admissions Manager Visit
  • Transfer Day Fair
  • Jack Kent Cooke Scholarship Application - How to apply for JKC
  • Blood Drive

November:

  • UC Application Workshop
  • College Essay Editing Workshop with Professor Safdie
  • All-USA/Coca-Cola Community College Academic Teams Scholarship Application 
  • UCLA TAP (Transfer Alliance Program) Conference
  • HTCC early bird applications to Present at UC Irvine

December:

  • Gift Drive for Colonia 5 de mayo, Mexico
  • HTCC Applications to Present at UC Irvine Final 
  • Mesa Visions Reading and Awards Ceremony

Honors Club Meetings (Room B108 from 4:15pm to 5:45pm):

  • 1/30
  • 2/13
  • 2/27
  • 3/12
  • 4/16
  • 4/30
  • 5/14
  • Honors Program Student Orientation - Aug. 15 (Mon), 2:00-4:00pm, H117-8 
  • Personal Essay Writing Workshop - Sept. 30 (Fri), 8:30-10:00am, G-106 
  • CC2U (Community Colleges to Universities) Day - Nov. 8 (Tue), 3:30 to 5:30 pm, H117/118 
  • UCLA TAP/Transfer Conference - Friday, November 18, 2011, 8:30 am - 3:00 pm - various locations at UCLA (For more information, visit: www.tap.ucla.edu/conference.htm and see your campus honors coordinators to sign up.)
  • Mesa Campus Visit to UCLA for the TAP Conference

Honors Club Meetings (Room G-105 from 4:15pm to 5:45pm):

  • 8/29
  • 9/12
  • 9/26
  • 10/10
  • 10/24
  • 11/14
  • 12/5