Biology

Department Calendar

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Department Events

Seminar Series Schedule

General Important Dates 2021-22

Mon, Aug 30
Fall Classes Begin
Fri, Sept 3
Summer Student Research Fellow Poster Session see Seminar Series Schedule for details.
Fri, Sept 10
Approved Independent Study Proposals Due to Registrar
Fri, Sept 10
Biology Majors/Seniors Meetings & Semester Kick-off Celebration see Seminar Series Schedule for details.
Nov 25-28
Thanksgiving Break
Mon, Nov 29
Classes resume
Mon, Jan 24 Spring Classes Begin
Fri, Feb 4
Independent Study Proposals Due
Wed, March 16 Biology Dept Summer Reserach Fellowships & Post-bac Applications Due
March 19-27
Spring Break
Wed, May 4
Department End of Semester Celebration

Biology Senior Thesis Deadlines

Fall '21/Spring ‘22 Seniors
(If you are finishing a thesis in spring semester 2022): 


September 8, 2021
Thesis proposals due no later than noon on the second Wednesday of the fall semester

Wed, October 13, 2021
BURP proposals for thesis funding due

Monday, January 24, 2022
Draft of thesis introduction due no later than noon on the first day of classes for the spring semester, unless other arrangements have been made with adviser

Wed, February 16, 2022
Secondary deadline for BURP proposals for thesis funding


Spring ‘21/Fall ‘21 Seniors
(If you are began a thesis in spring semester 2021):

Monday, August 30, 2021
Draft of thesis introduction due no later than noon on the first day of classes for the fall semester, unless other arrangements have been made with adviser.

Wed, September 22, 2021
Secondary deadline for BURP proposals for thesis funding.


Spring ‘22/Fall ‘22 Seniors
(If you are beginning a thesis in spring semester 2022):

Wedesday, Feb 2, 2022
Thesis proposals due no later than noon on the second Wednesday of spring semester

Wednesday, March 2, 2022
BURP Proposals for thesis funding due
 
Monday, August 29, 2022
Draft of thesis introduction due no later than noon on the first day of classes for the fall semester, unless other arrangements have been made with adviser.

Wed, September 21, 2022
Secondary deadline for BURP proposals for thesis funding.

Junior Qual Dates

Thursday, Sept 2, 2021
For students beginning theses in Fall ’20

Thursday, January 27, 2022

For students beginning theses in Spring ’21

Thursday, March 31, 2022
For students beginning theses in Fall ’21