Distinction distinction is awarded to majors who have earned grades of a or a– in three–quarters of the credits in the major and a grade of a or a– on the senior essay all courses that are counted for the major are included in the calculation for distinction courses taken on a credit/d/fail basis are included as non–a. Sculpture thesis : group one 3/5 – 3/15 reception 3/10 6-8 pm performance @ 8 pm group two 3/26 – 4/4 reception 3/31 6-8 pm undergraduate senior projects 4/11-4/21 photography thesis: 4 /25-5/7 graphic designthesis: 5/9-5/22 last edited by: sam messer edit access: sysop. Each year, 50-75 students write a senior essay in economics of these, 10-15 are nominated for a prize by both the student's advisor as well as a second reader from the department these nominated essays are posted below with the permission of the authors a committee comprised of faculty members from the. Senior project by the end of reading period in the spring term of the junior year, students choose whether they will work toward a yearlong or a one-term senior project yearlong for questions, please contact either professor radin (joanna [email protected]) or the undergraduate registrar, erica lee ([email protected]). Whether students are writing in a thesis or in a seminar or 491-493, regular attendance at the epe senior essay workshop and contact with the advisor is mandatory click here for a list of past epe senior essay titles the advisor and second reader senior essays in ep&e are written under the direction of a yale college.
The director of undergraduate studies (dus) is appointed by the dean of yale college after consultation with the chair of a department or program the appointment is renewed annually according to the nature and scope of the responsibilities of the office, which vary greatly from department to department,1 the dus may,. Senior essay requirement prospectus and signed application form: the prospectus should be a one- to two-page document describing the aims and scope of the project and explaining the methods/plans of research to be used the prospectus should also include a preliminary bibliography of primary and secondary. This page contains a repository for senior papers in the yale department of geology & geophysics, since 2008 titles link to downloadable pdf files papers from 2007 and earlier years are stored in hardcopy in the yale geology library please consult the orbis online catalog of the yale library, under the series call number.
Prize-winning senior projects the martin klein and it is awarded to the senior who has written the most outstanding senior essay in history of science and/or medicine the elias e 2013, connor bell, dethroning the “medical clergy”: yale-new haven hospital and the community health movement in a model city. A guide for senior theses rebekah p massengill, phd adapted for use at yale by celene reynolds, ma and frederick wherry, phd originally published as writing sociology: a guide for junior papers and senior theses, department of sociology, princeton university the author has granted yale permission for its. Yale university department of political science senior essays in political science introduction one of the requirements of the political science major is the if you are like most yale students, your senior essay will be the longest paper you have recommend that you have your thesis bound, but this is not required.
To earn distinction in the major a student must write a senior thesis earning a grade of a- or better and receive a- or better in 3/4 of major courses (not including math and introductory economics) students who wish to write a senior essay are strongly advised to take two semesters of econometrics beginning with the class. Writing the senior essay is the central academic experience of your final year at yale college the senior senior essay your professors can see that you not only know history, but that you understand how we know provisional thesis statement is an important part of the process of moving forward on your essay the.
Duane bean , climate realism: an environmental justice approach to climate fiction , advisor: millicent marcus sarah brandt , beyond the bill: broad behavior change in yale's carbon charge pilot project , advisor: daniel esty abigail cheskis , food frames for climate change awareness and action , advisor: anthony. Students are required to present twelve course credits toward their major, including introductory or intermediate courses in at least three subfields of anthropology, a senior essay, and three advanced courses (not including anth 471, 472, 491, or a senior essay seminar) the major does not have formal tracks , but majors.
Download the senior essay handbook here please read through and review the entire senior essay handbook the handbook will provide you with due dates and deadlines, important forms, faculty fields of interest, information on prizes, and useful advice and guidelines to help you through the process of writing the. The senior essay project is the capstone for the environmental studies major seniors in the major write a substantial piece of original research that draws on upon their concentration the senior essay project provides students with the opportunity to research and write a substantial in-depth treatment of an environmental.