Stanford's center on democracy, development, and the rule of law (cddrl) is proud to announce that undergraduate honors student whitney mcintosh received the highest distinction for her thesis at stanford each year, the david m kennedy prize is awarded to four outstanding honors theses in the. Students applying to the thesis program in history are highly encouraged to apply for a surf grant additional sources of funding are available through honors carolina and through the history department's boyatt and kusa [add link] awards. An honors thesis is written the style of a journal article, but one that is comprehensive enough to reach a general, scientifically literate audience a good example would be an article from pnas (the proceedings of the national academy of sciences. 2015 sandy huang thesis: maximizing human talents via self-dissatisfaction: elitism, perfectionism, and culture in nietzsche's schopenhauer as educator maya krishnan thesis: human foundations of rational knowledge: infinity, history and enlightenment in kant and husserl winner of the david m kennedy honors thesis prize.
With the guidance of the director of the honors program, students and thesis advisers should plan their work so that a complete, final manuscript is submitted to the thesis adviser and the second reader by the beginning of the seventh week of the student's final quarter at stanford. Stanford classics students benefit from a wide array of opportunities available through the department in addition to an abundance of major and minor tracks, students may also choose to engage in an honors thesis project, or work towards a coterminal masters degree, or take advantage of department support to study abroad in the mediterranean region. Milestone/deadline date meet with a potential thesis advisor, as well as art history writing specialist, gabrielle moyer and director of honors program, adam tobin. The cisac interschool honors program in international security studies provides an opportunity for stanford seniors from all undergraduate schools and majors to receive honors in international security studies.
Of the honors thesis read and approved by the two faculty readers along with 2 additional copies of department of biology stanford university. Program overview the department of art & art history honors program is open to art practice majors the purpose of the honors thesis exhibition is to extend and deepen artwork students have done in art practice classes the thesis exhibition is not an exploration. Honors students pursue a wide range of thesis projects with intellectual tools from a variety of academic disciplines in the social sciences and humanities.
Ma in history, stanford university, 1979 small arms in the united states and the soviet union, history honors thesis, 2012 claire sarson, framing the. Complete a thesis judged worthy of an honors program by the faculty adviser and sts adviser 8 have an overall stanford gpa of 34 at the end of winter quarter, senior year, or demonstrated academic competence. The stanford university school of engineering offers a program leading to a bachelor of science in bioengineering with honors (bioe-bsh) this program provides a unique opportunity for qualified bioe majors to conduct independent research at an advanced level with a faculty research advisor and to document their work in an honors thesis. Honors guidelines actions more information and resources regarding honors at stanford are available at for honors theses submitted for graduation during the. With these one-on-one mentorships, you will produce a 40-60 page honors thesis and will develop supportive peer friendships with others in the honors cohort the honors program aims to be both an inspirational and aspirational forum for advanced literary study.
The public service scholars program (pssp) is a year-round program that supports students' efforts to complete a senior honors thesis or capstone project that is rigorously developed as well as informed by and useful to specific community organizations or public interest constituencies. Bio avner greif is professor of economics and bowman family endowed professor in humanities and sciences at stanford his research interests include european economic history: the historical development of economic institutions, their interrelations with political, social and cultural factors and their impact on economic growth. Bing summer honors college - apply as a junior the bing honors college runs the first two weeks of september bing honors college as offered by the department of biology and the program in human biology is a two-week program designed to support students who are actively engaged in honors thesis work.
Theses pre-1991 guide to the stanford university, department of history, honors theses sc4-3960 4 box 10, folder 3 friedlander, pete, ideology and methodology: richard hofstadter from the american. Harry elam, senior vice provost for education, hosted the june 17 event for the class of 2017 recipients of the firestone and robert m golden medals and the david m kennedy honors thesis prizes. To request an honors theses for use in the reading room, contact [email protected] with the collection number, accession number, and box number in which the thesis is located permission from the author is required for any photocopies or scans from undergraduate honors theses.
Stanford libraries' official online search tool for books, media, journals, databases, government documents and more stanford university, department of history, honors theses, 1958-2014 (inclusive) in searchworks catalog. Electronic dissertation and thesis submission the registrar's office in conjunction with the stanford university library offer students the option to submit their dissertation/thesis in electronic format. Theses pre-1990 guide to the stanford university, humanities honors program, theses sc4-4211 4 box 2 blakly, christopher w,, the characters of felllini's i vitelloni, la dolc via, 81/2 and.