The honors thesis is defended publicly at the george h cook scholars presentations theses accepted by the committee for george h cook scholar honors are bound and preserved in the chang science library, foran hall. Anna gravina - rutgers geology bs 2015 anna joined the lab in 2013 to study fossil ostracods she completed an honors thesis in geology investigating taxonomy and ecology of fossil ostracods from the turkana basin wtk13 core. Joshua blachorsky, '16 major: history minor: jewish studies the harold and betty perl student award this year josh worked with professors gary rendsburg and azzan yadin-israel on his history honors thesis, entitled “rome and the rabbis: examining the relationship between the severan dynasty and the patriarchate in late antiquity.
Jonathan corcoran (fiction) was born in the mountain town of elkins, wv, where he learned to contra and square dance in 2007, he received a ba in creative writing from brown university he has worked as a news reporter in his hometown, an esl teacher in seoul, korea, and as an executive assistant to a hedge fund manager in new york. Ba rutgers, the state university of new jersey, may 1997 degree program: anthropology (honors) minor: marine and coastal sciences honors thesis title: palynological investigation of the gesher benot yaqov archaeological. Rutgers university (school of arts and sciences honors program), new brunswick, nj ba, summa cum laude, psychology 2014 minors: evolutionary anthropology cognitive science awards and honors psychology summer research fellowship2018.
-recipient of anthropology honors symposium first prize for presentation of undergraduate thesis -recipient of bigel fellowship for undergraduate research and an aresty research fellowship, for research project for departmental honors in anthropology, february 2015. Minor: anthropology the baruch s and pearl w seidman student award next year, sarah will be working on an honors thesis with hilit surowitz-israel on jewish life in the caribbean. Political science departmental honors and the designation of paul robeson scholar are awarded to senior here political science (790) majors who enroll in the political science courses, honors thesis 790:495/496, and successfully complete a political science honors thesis in order to be eligible for departmental honors, a political science (790. Rutgers graduate school newark i home. The department of anthropology at rutgers university-new brunswick offers a wide range of exciting courses.
As her senior honors thesis in sociology, she conducted a qualitative study of the linguistic strategies used by swedes, both in conversation with each other and in public media, to symbolically connote ethnoracial differences and understandings of national belonging. Honors in anthropology qualified juniors and seniors may apply to work for honors in anthropology the following are requirements for entrance into the honors program in anthropology. The sas class of 2018 numbered 5,595 students, including 37 with 40 grade point averages, 207 honors scholars, 445 phi beta kappa inductees, 927 writing honors thesis, and 1,508 graduating with gpas above 35. Education 2005 phd evolutionary anthropology, rutgers, the state university of new jersey dissertation: the effect of fluctuating asymmetry and attractiveness on self-perception, self-deception and preferences for others in rural jamaica academic advisor: robert trivers. Following my dream i am a slade honors student, studying my senior thesis topic in novel applications of zno transistors with prof yicheng lu.
Anna sedlacek anna joined the buss lab in the fall of 2015 after graduating summa cum laude from rutgers university in the spring of 2014 there, she minored in evolutionary anthropology and cognitive science, and wrote her senior honors thesis on the evolution of vocal music in humans. An honors thesis should replicate—on a smaller scale—the appearance of a dissertation or master’s thesis so, you need to include the “trappings” of a formal piece of academic work for specific questions on formatting matters, check with your department to see if. Honors thesis option students who have completed 15 credits toward the major, have senior standing, a 34 grade-point average in the major, and a 30 grade-point average overall are eligible to elect the honors thesis option.
Honors thesis advice from a 2017 honors major eliza rockefeller '17, an honors religion major, wrote detailed notes and suggestions after completing her thesis, to help other students working on - or considering working on - an honors thesis in religion. Senior honors thesis toggle tips for writing a successful thesis as a graduate student in anthropology, george washington university, rutgers university, university of california at santa cruz, university of manitoba and university of pennsylvania. The student must then meet with the advising staff in order to submit the honors thesis form: we will provide a special permission number in order to register for the honors thesis course to schedule an appointment to meet with one of the advising staff, this email address is. Department of genetics at rutgers university rutgers home school of arts and sciences students doing an honors thesis in genetics will take 447:414 and 447:415-thesis writing and communication in genetics each student has a faculty advisor and can develop their individualized major contacts departmental chair dr tara matise.
During their senior year, thesis students enroll for 3 credits of anthropology honors for two semesters (6 credits total) during this time, students work independently on their theses, but. Bachelor of science (bs), evolutionary anthropology, departmental high honors bachelor of science (bs), evolutionary anthropology, departmental high honors 2011 – 2014 my focus at rutgers was both physical and socio-biological human evolution. Student discusses honors work at historic site in trappe, pa with chair, dr craig feibel welcome to the anthropology department welcome to the department of anthropology at rutgers university–new brunswick, one of the top-ranked departments in the nation. Your honors college experience will culminate in a capstone project you develop with a faculty mentor whether it’s a thesis, an exhibition, or a research project.
Lashanda williams 97 bayard street apt 2d, new brunswick, nj 08901 (703) 869 3947 [email protected] education 8/12-5/14 new york university, graduate school of arts and science, new york, ny masters of arts in anthropology. For more information about internships, independent study, and honors research thesis projects, please visit the respective pages these courses are used to satisfy the. Janna aladdin graduation year: 2016 major: middle eastern studies graduated with honors 1 why did you choose middle eastern studies at rutgers i was always interested in the history of the middle east, particularly ottoman history and was sold on the major after taking both introductory courses - the history of the modern middle east with dr toby jones and introduction to the middle east.