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Honors Timeline

Timeline

December 2020 Graduates

April 15 – August 2, 2020: Honors application submission. Dec. grads that are concerned about this deadline should contact the OUB in June 2020.
November 1, 2020: Submit full draft to thesis mentor at the latest!
November 18, 2020: Submit final thesis* to group leader and/or committee for review 
December 13, 2020: Upload formatted and revised thesis to Canvas

May 2021 Graduates

April 15 – August 2, 2020: Honors Application Submission
September 7, 2020: Honors Application Submission for students with exceptional circumstances. You must contact the OUB by July 1 if you would like to request a late honors submission. No submissions will be accepted after this date.
October, Date TBA: Mandatory Fall Meeting "What You Need to Know to be Successful in Bio Sci Honors"
November 1, 2020: Submit Progress Reports
November/December, 2020, Date TBA: Small group meeting organized by group leader. If doing thesis by committee, identify committee members and inform group leader. 
February 10, 2021, 5:00 - 5:45 PM, Location TBA: Mandatory Spring Semester meeting. "Bringing it Home! Logistics and Tips for Completing Bio Sci Honors"
March 21, 2021: Submit full draft to thesis mentor at the latest! 
April 18, 2021: Submit final thesis* to group leader and/or committee for review
May 13, 2021: Honors Poster Session for Neurobiology & Behavior and Ecology & Evolutionary Biology
May 14, 2021: Honors Poster Session for Animal Physiology, Biochemistry, Genetics & Development, Microbiology, Molecular & Cell Biology, and Plant Biology
May 19, 2021: Upload formatted and revised thesis to Canvas

*Formal thesis submission: This is NOT A DRAFT. It is your best work. Data set is complete for the purpose of your manuscript. Thesis submission dates may vary for students in the NBB group – follow the instructions provided by the NBB group leader.