Students with 365 gpa are encouraged to write a formal senior honors thesis that will qualify them to receive a diploma with latin honors: summa cum laude (top 15% by gpa) we ask that students post electronic copies of their theses at the washington university libraries open scholarship. / honors programs & senior theses honors programs & senior theses u of l offers honors at the university and departmental levels i am the biology honors director and serve as the liason between the department and university honors programs u of l offers honors at the. Past honors thesis bronwyn bedrick, 2013 (biology/ecology) sequential chemical extraction of heavy metals and associated elements in contaminated missouri soils - table, control area rudolph hall, room 335 | [email protected] This checklist runs you through everything you will have to do to successfully complete and defend and receive recognition for your honors thesis.
Biol senior honors thesis to graduate with highest honors or honors in biology, senior bio majors/2nd majors must meet the following requirements. Honors thesis information + biology the department about us originality and intellectual maturity to warrant registration in a honors thesis project biology and biotechnology majors generally do a project with a faculty member in the department of their respective majors. The honors program in biology at uconn provides an enhanced educational experience to highly motivated undergraduate students the three biology departm. Honors thesis preparation and submission to graduate with honors, you will need to 1 in the semester in which you plan to graduate you need to apply to graduate with honors in the major. There is no i in research: scholarship lessons for undergraduates identity you're probably considering graduate school you are going to publish, if not now with a senior honors thesis open scholarship is the university repository for washington university in st louis and is. Honors program 2017 home current upcoming events aquarium guidelines and schedule for honors in biology for the class of 2017 commitment or unusual promise in any aspect of their record as biology majors will likely not be invited to complete an honors thesis while.
E&ps department resources maps - how to get here building floor plan mailing address senior honors thesis guide (pdf) senior honors topic form (pdf) senior honors thesis exam form washington university in st louis | campus box 1169 | one brookings drive. Kenneth m olsen department of biology, box 1137 1 brookings drive washington department of biology, washington university, st louis, mo (2009), patrick carrera (2011), joseph lampe (2010-11, honors thesis) undergraduate honors thesis reader jason ladner, alexandra harmon. The digital archive at georgia state university includes honors theses contributed by students of the department of biology at georgia state university the digital archive @ gsu is administered by the georgia state university library in cooperation with individual departments and academic units of the university.
In contrast to latin honors (cum laude, magna cum laude, summa cum laude), which are based solely on overall gpa, achieving honors in one's major is determined by a rigorous thesis processthis achievement appears on a graduate's transcript as, for example, honors in biology in biology, any student may apply to conduct an honors thesis. Honors theses highlight undergraduate research emory report | may 4, 2015 print share related irina lucaciu, neuroscience and behavioral biology honors thesis: emotional and cognitive content of autobiographical memories of trauma in women with posttraumatic stress. Honors in the biological sciences honors in the biological sciences honors in the biological sciences overview more than 30 percent of concentrators in the biological sciences earn honors each year there are no specific formatting requirements for an honors thesis in biology.
Guidelines for biology majors who plan to write an honors thesis these guidelines are intended to provide an outline to help students organize, write, and. Writing an honors thesis describing their research results papers published by biology honors students in some cases, biology honors students will have the opportunity to publish their she goes on to say, getting involved in the biology honors program was one of the best choices i made. The following criteria must be met to graduate with honors in the department of biological sciences.
Department of biology honors program description the biology department provides the opportunity for highly qualified students to graduate with departmental honors in biology (3 sh) and bio 4519 biology honors thesis (3 sh. The biology department offers undergraduates the opportunity to perform independent lab research through a number of programs to earn honors in biology honors students take a graduate class and write a thesis which they defend before a committee. Listed below are the degree requirements for completion of the bs in biology, honors (including the thesis advisor and at least two regis biology department faculty) before the course withdrawal deadline 5. 2014 undergraduate senior honors thesis presentations department of mathematics, washington university in st louis march 24, 2014 - 3:00 pm to of kin selection theory for understanding the evolution of eusociality has been heavily criticized by the evolutionary biology community for. Honors thesis eligibility requirements the honors program in women, gender, and sexuality studies is open to majors who have strong academic records. Office address: department of molecular microbiology campus box 8230, 660 s euclid avenue washington university school of medicine st louis, missouri 63110-1093.
A thesis for distinction in biology should be a presentation, written primarily for the non-specialist reader, of the significance, results and conclusions of a productive research project. Honors in integrative biology what is the honors program the honors submit an honors thesis after completing two honors courses the thesis should summarize the work students have done and the results students have obtained. Majors who plan to seek special departmental honors in biology should apply to the honors adviser for admission to the honors program no later than the beginning of the senior year a written honors thesis approved by faculty readers assigned by the department (3. Complete issue pdf washington university senior honors thesis abstracts (wushta), volume 5, spring 2013 office of undergraduate research table of contents pdf. Three wustl biologists earn national honors three washington university in st louis scientists were honored this year by the american society of the three plant biologists join a tradition of achievement in plant biology at washington university that goes back to the university's. Trap, contain and convert: : trap, contain and convert: new research by scientists at washington university in st louis sheds light on exactly what happens underground during the process, illustrating precisely how effective the volcanic rock could be in trapping and.