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Honors Timeline for 2020-2021

You must meet all submission deadlines to be considered for honors

       December 2020 Graduates

May 8, 2020, 10:00 AM, OUB Conference Room: Mandatory Meeting for December Honors Graduates
April 15 - June 1, 2020: Honors Application Submissions. No late submissions will be accepted!
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 - June 1, 2020: Honors Application Submission
September 7, 2020: Late Application Deadline *For Exceptional Circumstances*
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.