Dear Honors Village students:
Consider the argument below. Answer the questions. The correct answers wins a new copy of Meditations on First Philosophy by Descartes (Oxford World’s Classics). (Contest completed 3/24/14, see below).
Premise 1. Either human consciousness is a physical process or human consciousness is a nonphysical process.
Premise 2. If Cartesian dualism [...]Continue Reading →
The Institute for Emerging Issues (IEI) at North Carolina State University invites applications for two internship positions. Who We Are/What We Do Established in 2002 by the Board of Governors of the University of North Carolina, IEI builds upon the Emerging Issues Forum — a long-standing signature event in North Carolina begun in 1986 to focus attention on [...]Continue Reading →
What would you do with up to $30,000 to make NC State more sustainable?
Now is the time to turn your idea into reality on campus. Proposals are being accepted for the first round of grant funding from the newly-created Student Sustainability Fund. Projects can focus on sustainability-related outreach, education, improvements to campus and more. [...]Continue Reading →
The Journal of Reflective Inquiry (JORI), the undergraduate journal of the University Honors Program at NC State, currently seeks applicants for peer reviewers. JORI is a student run journal that aims to collect and publish reflective pieces on the research process. Rather than exclusively focusing on the finished product, JORI aims to publish articles that examine [...]Continue Reading →
Want to learn more about the Rhodes scholarship? Think you might have what it takes to win? Come meet Dr. Mary Tolar, Director of the School of Leadership Studies at Kansas State University, who is a Rhodes Scholar, Truman Scholar, and founding member of the National Association of Fellowship Advisors. She’ll [...]Continue Reading →
DAAD Application Deadlines Approaching!!!
The DAAD Undergraduate Scholarship program supports highly qualified undergraduate students pursuing studies at German universities, typically in the context of one of their home institution’s exchange programs. The application deadline for students seeking support to study in Germany during the 2014-15 academic year is January 31, 2014.
Further details on this program [...]Continue Reading →