The senior thesis is a general education requirement and the capstone experience of a student's undergraduate education students must complete a senior thesis in at least one of their majors under supervision of a faculty reader who teaches within that major, unless granted a special exception science majors have the. Before that coveted scripps college degree is awarded, each student is required to submit—and receive a passing grade on—a senior thesis for many, it's a well- written discourse on a subject they've become intimately familiar with as part of their major, while others strike out in other creative ways. She received a ba degree in chemistry from scripps college, where she completed senior thesis research with prof nancy s b williams as an undergraduate student, allegra also worked in the laboratories of prof kathleen l purvis-roberts at scripps college and prof alan s goldman at rutgers university. The honors thesis, and preparation for a career or graduate school education because intercultural communication is increasingly important in today's world, students are encouraged to study abroad and learn a second language during their undergraduate years part of the scripps college of communication, the school. The class of 2017 speaker, vivian zhang, began her time at scripps planning to pursue politics, but decided instead to major in asian studies this interdisc. Thesis regulations the senior thesis will be undertaken after consultation with the student's adviser and will be carried out under the direction of an instructor in the area of the student's major field of study each thesis will be evaluated by the director in consultation with a second reader. Completion, with a b grade or higher, of a minimum of eight units of sio 196 related to the honors thesis research, distributed over at least two quarters these units must be in addition to the ordinary major requirements however, students who subsequently fail to complete the honors program may apply up to four of these.
Fall 2017 september 4-15: all 2018 thesis writers must check in with their thesis advisors september 8: thesis updates due from 18e's september 14: add/drop ends september 25: 19e's senior thesis information session at 4:30 pm in the bruss room october 20: alpha delta phi funding applications (≤ $1200) due. View tara dinman's profile on angellist, the startup and tech network - data scientist - california - scripps college ba biology research experience in molecular scripps college ba biology research experience in molecular biology yeast lab, completed senior thesis based off of research clinical volunteer experience. The margaret siler faust psychology senior thesis award is named in honor of professor emerita of psychology margaret siler faust, who retired from scripps college after more than 30 years of teaching and research in psychological science this award is given to the senior whose thesis best exemplifies the use of. The senior art exhibition is a cornerstone of the studio art major at scripps college each year, the ruth chandler williamson gallery features artworks by graduating seniors that constitute their thesis projects in addition to making the works on view, the seniors conceptualize the exhibition, install their.
It is one of the members of the claremont colleges consortium along with barnard college, mount holyoke college and bryn mawr college, scripps has been on the top of the rankings for best women's colleges in the country the general requirements for graduation include a senior thesis, as well as courses in fine arts,. The asian american studies senior thesis award, awarded to recognize excellent work in the field of asian american studies the noëlle and veronique boucquey outstanding scholar-athlete award, established in 2006 by thierry boucquey, professor of french at the college, in honor of his daughters the scholarship. Scripps science majors must register for senior thesis on the portal science majors must refer to the keck science department web site for deadlines, policies, and procedures related to senior thesis refer to the upload instructions for senior thesis to scholarship claremont for important information about submission and.
In addition to official publications of the college and the student body, the archives contain publications by faculty and alumnae, student newspapers, senior theses, construction records, architectural drawings and blueprints, unpublished papers from faculty and trustees, records of the development of the college's. The claremont colleges mmuf program will select an inaugural cohort of 10 students in spring 2017, with an eventual cohort size of 20 students from across the colleges each year mellon undergraduate research in the humanities & social sciences research and pre-thesis fellowships, the goals of the mellon. Schedule of events for alumni weekend catch up with friends, go to a wine tasting, have fun in the sun, meander down memory lane and more.
The margaret siler faust psychology senior thesis award, named in honor of margaret siler faust, professor emerita of psychology, who retired from scripps college after more than 30 years of teaching and research in psychological science, is given to the senior whose thesis best exemplifies the use of careful, empirical. The goals of the senior thesis research grants are to provide funding for students to purchase supplies or materials necessary for senior thesis research or to travel to research sites, such as scripps college senior thesis students for senior thesis funding preference for research assistantships for sophomores and juniors.
This award recognizes the senior thesis in anthropology that best engages all aspects of the ethnographic process, from conception to fieldwork to analysis and final written presentation danica harootian contextualizing the elimination of syria's chemical weapons: the nonproliferation regime, us. Students who enter scripps as first years must complete all general education requirements by the end of the first semester of senior year 2 completion of a major (nine or more courses - minimum of eight courses plus senior thesis - as defined in this catalog) 3 additional elective courses, to bring total to 32 minimum. Students of the wm keck science department – the interdisciplinary home to biology, chemistry, and physics for scripps, pitzer, and claremont mckenna colleges – shared their senior research projects with faculty and fellow students, celebrating or commemorating the publication of their senior theses.