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Checklist and Timeline for Honors Candidates

Junior Year

Checklist and Timeline for Junior Year

Autumn

Winter

Spring

Summer

Meet with Faculty Advisor to explore and discuss research ideas and themes. Develop a research proposal.

Submit Honors Program Application no later than February 15th to the Undergraduate Student Services Officer. Apply undergraduate research grants through the Department of Anthropology and UAR. Apply for Honors via Axess.

Ensure all documentation for travel and funding (if awarded) is completed and submitted to the Undergraduate Student Services Officer. Detailed instructions will be sent to students upon acceptance into the Honors Program.

Conduct research and maintain communication with Honors Advisor and department staff with regards to changes and updates.

Required Enrollment: none

 

Required Enrollment: none

 

Required Enrollment: ANTHRO 93: Pre-field Research Seminar (offered in Spring Quarter only).

Required Enrollment: none

 

Recommended Enrollment: ANTHRO 92A or 92B: Undergraduate Research Proposal Writing Workshop.

Recommended Enrollment: ANTHRO 92A or 92B: Undergraduate Research Proposal Writing Workshop.

Recommended Enrollment: NA

Recommended Enrollment: Bing Honors College, 3 weeks in early September prior to Autumn Quarter.


Senior Year

Chicklist and Timeline for Senior Year

Autumn

Winter

Spring

By November 15th, submit a draft outline to your Honors Advisor (1st reader) to allow adequate review time. Schedule a meeting with your Honors Advisor well in advance of the November 15th deadline to allow time to incorporate feedback into the final outline.

Select a 2nd reader prior to Winter Quarter.

By January 31st, submit a draft (including literature review, bibliography, and table of contents) to your Honors Advisor to allow sufficient time to review provide suggestions. Honors candidates should schedule a meeting with their Honors Advisor to review feedback and revisions. 

 

By April 4th, submit preliminary draft to honors advisor (1st reader). Honors candidates are responsible for scheduling an appointment with their 1st reader to receive feedback on the preliminary draft to allow sufficient time for necessary revisions.

By May 13th, submit the final draft of Honors Research Paper to your Honors Advisor (1st Reader), and 2nd reader. Include The Honors Paper Signature Sheet and a copy of the honors program requirements as listed on the application when submitting final paper to the readers.  
 

By May 20th, your Honors Advisor and 2nd reader must approve your research paper by signing off on the Honors Paper Signature Sheet. The Signature Sheet must include signatures from your Honors Advisor and 2nd reader and submitted to the Undergraduate Student Services Officer no later than May 20th. If a student does not receive a grade of “A-“or better on their paper, they must remove their Honors request via Axess.

Required Enrollment: none

 

Required Enrollment: none

Required Enrollment: ANTHRO 95B for a minimum of 5 units. You must earn an A- or better to qualify for Honors.

 

Recommended Enrollment:
ANTHRO 94: Post-field Research Seminar (offered in Autumn quarter only).

Recommended Enrollment:
ANTHRO 199: Senior and Master's Paper Writing Workshop and/or ANTHRO 95: Research in Anthropology

Recommended Enrollment: NA