Spotlight dukeengage detroit experience inspires student’s honors thesis published: 1 year ago | 0 comments when keiley gaston first set foot in detroit in summer 2016, she had no idea the city would end up informing her studies for the next year. Duke university is a mesmerizing, intimidating place for a small town midwestern girl, so i had few goals beyond passing classes for my future at the university when i arrived on campus in 2006. Below you will find a listing of mathematical papers senior honors theses/graduation with distinction papers, directed by mathematics faculty members published papers papers presented by undergraduates at national mathematical society meetings see duke libraries for archived versions of recent honors theses. The duke cee master of science (ms) here is some more information on the master's thesis from duke's graduate school website duke university offers the william d ford federal direct loan programs for graduate students, including stafford unsubsidized loans, graduate plus, and carl perkins loans. Honors thesis duke for students to help in paper writing in particular, difference questions difference questions is different from those prevalent in classical literary narratology.
Past honors theses the department of economics maintains an archive of past honors program theses and data sets, when available students may want to refer to past papers to further inform their research questions and gain an understanding of the expectations and standards for a typical honors thesis. Research interests: vector-borne and zoonotic disease, wildlife disease surveillance, applications of the one health concept email: [email protected] Duke university school of medicine aoa day award for “best platform presentation,” august 2013 howard hughes medical institute medical research fellow, summer 2012-summer 2013 graduation with distinction and honors thesis in biology, duke university, spring 2010.
The duke university school of medicine strives to attract, educate, and nurture students who have extraordinary compassion, humanism, and intellect. Elizabeth wrote her senior honors thesis on depictions of odysseus’ death in literature, beginning with the odyssey she worked from the outside in, starting with dante, retracing his steps, looking at the classical tradition around odysseus, and then going past dante to who he inspired. Matt completed an honors thesis titled dynamics of carbon export from maine watershed to the gulf of maine after earning a ms in civil and environmental engineering at tufts university in 2014, he is pursuing a phd in petroleum and geosystems engineering at the university of texas, austin.
Duke university durham, north carolina thesis title john doe march, 2011 undergraduate critical honors thesis trinity college of arts and sciences english department acknowledgements table of contents • thesis should be written in size 12 times new roman font. The duke university archives accepts departmentally-approved honors papers (also called senior honors theses) for permanent storage and makes these honors papers available to scholars throughout the world. The public policy honors thesis allows students the opportunity to dive deep into an area of their interest this year, seniors lauren forman and michael pelle both chose to research the intersection of race and public policy, particularly in criminal justice their projects examined the language. Alex bey, the bill hall prize for excellence in neurobiology research (2016) rebecca passman, duke undergraduate thesis awarded highest distinction (2016) mary lin, duke dean's summer fellowship (2016) aaron towers awarded the best abstract of basic science category, department of pediatrics retreat (2016. Past directors dr dennis downey he taught at millersville university since graduating from marquette university in 1981 he is now a retired professor of history and was the director for the university honors college from 2006 to 2017.
Honors theses if the title of an honor's thesis project is related to an area of research you're interested in, explore the related faculty page to see if the faculty member could be a good fit for your project. Explanation of the honor program at duke leading to graduation with distinction on the basis of an honors thesis graduation: latin honors: explanation of how latin honors are earned robertson scholars are subject to the academic policies, requirements, and deadlines of other duke undegraduates [form] duke university, box 90046. In support of interdisciplinary efforts at duke, the curriculum committee approved in fall 2002 an option to permit a student to pursue double honors for a single thesis written for two separate departments or programs, an option distinct from that of completing two entirely separate theses and earning honors in each in doing so, the committee. Hear from top economics undergraduates at duke university as they share their experience of writing a thesis and participating in honors seminar classes.
Graduation with distinction (gwd) is an opportunity for senior neuroscience majors to expand their research further and present their findings via an oral defense, a written thesis, and a poster presentation. 2014 “islamophobia and the new atheism,” center for muslim life, duke university, september 8, 2014 research experience 2017-present researcher, oncourse learning 2016 editorial assistant to david morgan on book manuscript images at work, oxford university press, 2018. Honors thesis submitted in partial fulfillment of the requirements for graduation with distinction in economics in trinity college of duke university duke university durham, north carolina 2009 gender differences in asset allocation 2.
This thesis seeks to understand the man behind leaves of grass through careful analysis of whitman’s collected interviews, housed at the university of nebraska-lincoln’s walt whitman archive , i analyze if the conclusions reached in the interviews are an accurate representation of who walt whitman was. In psychology psychology & neuroscience duke university 2017-2018 2 the use of animals and human subjects in research is governed by duke university in strict compliance with an honors thesis demonstrates your commitment to psychology and your motivation to expand your research. The honors program was created to provide economics majors with the opportunity to delve deeply into an intellectual interest they have developed while at duke and engage in a meaningful, sustained research project. Graduation with distinction also requires the completion of an original research project, usually carried out as an independent study in biology (eg biology 293/493), or in an appropriate biological science department at duke university, or as an interdisciplinary study that includes biology as a focus.