Academic Excellence Series

2016 Academic Excellence Series
A Celebration of University Recognition and Scholarship
April 16 - 27

Clarion University annually holds an Academic Excellence Week/Series. The Academic Excellence Series is sponsored by Clarion University and its purpose is to honor faculty, staff, graduate students and undergraduate students on the research and academic endeavors that they have completed throughout the academic year.

"We are glad to continue this program and it is very fitting at this time of year because it allows us to honor and recognize the students and all their work that they have accomplished throughout the entirety of the academic year"

—Dr. Brenda Sanders Dede

Clarion University's 11th Annual Academic Excellence Series

Saturday, April 16

  • Student Minority Services Recognition Dinner: 6 p.m., Gemmell Multi-Purpose Room - Program

Sunday, April 17

  • Phi Eta Sigma Initiation Ceremony: 2 p.m., Gemmell Multi-Purpose Room - Program

Honor conferred on those who, at the beginning of their college careers, give promise of continues excellence in scholarship.

  • Golden Key National Honors Society Initiation Ceremony: 3 p.m., Gemmell 250/252 - Program

The world's largest collegiate honor society for all academic disciplines.

Monday, April 18

  • Venango College Night of Excellence: 6 p.m., Robert W. Rhoades Auditorium, Venango College - Program

Recognizing excellence of civic engagement in the community

Tuesday, April 19

  • Celebration of Scholarship: 5 p.m., Gemmell Multi-Purpose Room - Program
    By Invitation Only

Wednesday, April 20

  • Honors Program Senior Honors Presentation: 6:00 p.m., Carlson Library Center of Excellence and Founders Hall - Program

Honors students present their capstone projects.

Thursday, April 21

  • Undergraduate and Graduate Research Conference: 10 a.m. - 2 p.m., Gemmell Multi-Purpose Room - Program

Undergraduate and Graduate Student research presentations funded by the Office of Academic Affairs.

  • Beta Gamma Sigma Induction Ceremony: 4 p.m., Moore Hall

By Invitation Only

  • Sigma Theta Tau Mu Xi 25th Anniversary Celebration: 5:30 p.m., 166 Ralston Hall
    By Invitation Only

Firday, April 22

  • Planning Assessment Improvement Day:  9 a.m. - 2 p.m., Suites on Main Multi-Purpose Room - Program

Sunday, April 24

  • Phi Kappa Phi Honor Society Initiation Ceremony: 12:30 p.m. - 1:30 p.m., Hart Chapel - Program

The nation’s oldest, largest and most selective honor society for all academic discipline.

  • Academic Convocation with Refreshments: 2 p.m., Gemmell Multi-Purpose Room - Program

Tuesday, April 26

  • Faculty and Staff Scholarship Recognition: 3 p.m., Carlson Library, Center for Academic Excellence  - Program

Wednesday, April 27

  • ROTC Leadership Excellence Awards Ceremony: 6 p.m., Eagle Commons 107/108 - Program

In recognition of students who have excelled in their military duties and academic studies throughout he 2015-2016 academic year.
By Invitation Only

Thursday, April 28

  • Venango College Honors Night: 5:30 p.m., Cross Creek Resort, Titusville, PA - Program

Recognizing scholarship recipients. donors and high-achieving students.
By Invitation Only


Last Updated 8/31/16