2014-2015 EOS Honors Program Schedule

Earth and Oceanographic Science Department Honors Program information, including details on materials for below deadlines: Honors Guidelines (PDF)

Monday, September 15: Project proposal to honors advisor and submit a proposed list of advisory committee members for consideration
Monday, November 2: Thesis sections to advisor
Monday, November 10: Thesis sections to advisory committee members
Friday, November 14: Oral presentations, Kanbar 107, 1:00 - 5:00pm
Monday, March 30: Complete thesis draft to advisor
Monday, April 20: Revised thesis to all faculty
Friday, May 8: Oral presentations, Room 110, Time TBA
Friday, May 15: Thesis submitted to Librarian of the College no later than 5pm

In addition, all EOS honors candidates must present externally at a recognized meeting, for example:

NorthEastern Geological Society of America (abstract due December)
Geological Society of Maine (abstract deadline around Spring Break)
National Conference on Undergraduate Research (abstract due December)
New England Estuarine Research Society (abstract due early March)
Geological Association of Canada/Minerological Association of Canada
Opportunity to practice presentations: HCURA National Collegiate Research Conference (January 22-25, 2014)

Juniors considering honors projects for their senior years: Please consult with potential advisors in spring prior to summer fellowship deadlines (typically March 1) and fall semester course registration (mid-April).

Summer Fellowship Application information: http://www.bowdoin.edu/student-fellowships/undergrad-research/index.shtml