2015-2016 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
Friday, November 13: Oral presentations, Druckenmiller 004, 1:00 - 5:00pm
Tuesday, December 1:  Thesis sections to advisor
Thursday, December 10:  Thesis sections to advisory committee members
Monday, March 28: Complete thesis draft to advisor
Monday, April 18: Revised thesis to all faculty
Friday, May 13: Oral presentations, Kanbar 107, 1:30pm
Friday, May 20: 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