Prior to graduation, the anthropology department must certify that the honors candidate has obtained a minimum 8-semester gpa of 365, both overall and in anthropology, and that the honors thesis has been satisfactorily completed. 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. 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.
Anthropology and war i have also worked on issues of war, violence, and on developing anthropological approaches to global politics my co-edited volume, anthropology and global counterinsurgency (university of chicago press, 2010), stems from this work. At rutgers, rico’s focus is on recruiting graduate students who can contribute to building the prestige of the program and raise the profile of rutgers after they complete their studies she is also expanding the program’s offerings by developing relationships and interdisciplinary opportunities at rutgers. Michael denis, a 2016 graduate of the department, was declared a henry rutgers scholar for his senior thesis, the elephant’s red hand: paisleyism and the politics of unionism in northern irelandmichael graduated with highest honors in political science.
Open only to seniors in the rutgers college honors program 12:090:497-498 henry rutgers scholars project (ba,ba) independent research and preparation of a written thesis under direction of a faculty member. Rutgers, the state university of new jersey 131 george street, rab 002 new brunswick, nj 08901-1414 classical greek, intensive latin, latin poetry seminar, anthropology of oral poetry and performance, old english directed independent studies: introduction to classical chinese language and ba honors theses: ruthann gerrard, michael sobota. The department of anthropology at rutgers university-new brunswick offers a wide range of exciting courses.
Founded in 1972, the honors college at rutgers university–newark is a hub for excellence in education, undergraduate research, and applied learning at one of the nation’s premier urban public research universities. Honors concentration requirements for archaeology honors candidates (12 courses) basic concentation requirements anth 99: thesis tutorial in anthropology, a full-year writing workshop, culminating in the submission of a senior thesis and an oral thesis examination. Students will examine honors theses in anthropology written by their peers over the last few years, learn how to use library resources, familiarize with faculty interests and explore topics to research themselves in the honors program in the senior year. Honors college students are invited from among the highest achieving students admitted into the school of arts and sciences, school of environmental and biological sciences, school of engineering, rutgers business school, mason gross school of the arts, and ernest mario school of pharmacy.
Learning objectives students graduating with an undergraduate degree in psychology from rutgers, the state university of new jersey, have many different aspirations and follow varied career paths after graduation. The honors program in the department of anthropology is open to students with an exceptional academic record and allows undergraduates to pursue special research interests honors students design, conduct and report on an original research project under the guidance of a faculty adviser the program builds a community of undergraduate scholars within the department of anthropology, providing. Honors research thesis pre-law advising anthropology major requirements anthropology major rutgers, the state university of new jersey lucy stone hall, rm a345 54 joyce kilmer avenue piscataway, nj 08854 p: 848-445-7215 e: [email protected] An honors thesis is required for graduating with honors in anthropology writing an honors thesis, however, does not guarantee graduation with honors if a student pursues an honors thesis that is not conferred honors status, the student's record will show that s/he successfully completed a senior thesis. 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.
• give your honors committee at least one week to read your thesis before the defense • thesis should be submitted to the genetics department undergraduate office in a bound presentation folder (not paper clipped or stapled. In addition, all honors students will enroll in the one-credit, seven-week proseminar, led by the honors director, which will take place during the fall semester the completed thesis will be evaluated by the advisor and a second reader. Country music in south jersey” (honors thesis outside reader, rutgers anthropology, spring 2012) robert consalvo, “so i heard u like language: memes, trolling, and the 4chan community” (honors thesis chair, rutgers anthropology, spring 2012. Please note that all sas students who are completing a department based honors thesis or an sas interdisciplinary honors thesis will be designated as sas paul robeson scholars sas paul robeson scholars will be eligible for extended library borrowing privileges and for nomination for consideration for a henry rutgers thesis award.
Henry rutgers scholars theses are senior honors theses from students who conducted independent research studies as part of the henry rutgers scholars program between 1951 and 2008 the disposition of henry rutgers scholars theses depends on the time period in which they were created. 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 under the mentorship of their advisor. Departmental honors under the guidance of an a&s faculty member, an a&s major writes a thesis based on an approved project in a specialized field of anthropology or sociology. 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 sas navigation home interdisciplinary honors thesis internships national student exchange anthropology 070 may not be combined with cultural anthropology 070c or evolutionary anthropology 071 as a double major, double minor, or major/minor combination cultural anthropology 070c and evolutionary anthropology 071 may not be. Rutgers honors theses and papers anthropology (by rebecca gardener) the print collection is at alexander library, cac biology (by helen hoffman) the print collection is located at lsm classics (by tom izbicki) the print collection is housed at alexander library. Near the end of the second term, candidates submit their honors theses to the project advisor(s), the reviewer and the honors committee (via the director) the honors thesis is defended publicly at the george h cook scholars presentations. An honors thesis is a research project that the student carries out under the supervision of a faculty thesis advisor during the student’s two senior semesters the thesis must involve the comprehension of academic literature, data collection or a systematic theoretical analysis, and the writing of an academic research paper.