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Honors Calendar

Established by the Honors Committee

Nomination Forms for admission into the Honors Program will be sent to all Department and Program Chairs mid-September. Hard copies of the Honors Guidelines will be provided to all involved Chairs, Faculty Advisors and Candidates once Nomination Forms have been received. (In the interest of paper conservation, other interested parties may request a copy, and it will also be available on this website in downloadable PDF format.) If you have any questions, please contact Academic Services, 7 Lane Hall (phone: 786-6480; email: academicservices@bates.edu).

Friday, January 16, 2015
HONORS NOMINATION DEADLINE
Deadline for nomination of May 2014 graduates to the Honors Program. Any nomination after this date will be refused unless the Honors Study Committee grants an exception. Recommendation forms, indicating Thesis deadline, must be submitted to Academic Services.

Wednesday, January 21, 2015
HONORS ORIENTATION (Please note location change)
Orientation in Pettengill Hall, G52, 7:00 – 8:00 PM. Honors Thesis nominees will gather to meet members of the Honors Committee, receive information and have a Q&A session.

Friday, January 30, 2015
HONORS THESIS ABSTRACT DRAFT SUBMISSION
Deadline for candidates to submit a titled, one-paragraph description (250 words maximum) of the thesis to be included in the Honors Abstract Book. One-paragraph descriptions must be submitted as Microsoft Word in an email attachments to academicservices@bates.edu.

Friday, March 27, 2015
THESIS DEADLINE
No later than 3 PM, upload the Honors thesis on SCARAB.  For instructions, see Appendix A,
page 13 of the Honors Program Guidelines at http://www.bates.edu/honors/honors-program-guidelines/

Monday, April 6, 2015 – Friday, May 1, 2015
THESIS DEFENSE

Oral examinations for candidates who submitted a thesis. For a copy of the Oral Examination Protocol, see http://www.bates.edu/honors/protocol-for-the-honors-exam/

Wednesday, May 6, 2015
HONORS RECEPTION AND BANQUET
Location:  New Commons 221-222
Time: Reception 5:30-6:00 PM.; Banquet  6:00 PM.

Friday, May 8, 2015
CORRECTED THESIS AND THESIS CORRECTION, ACCESS, AND EMBARGO FORM DUE
No later than 3 PM, upload the final copy of the Honors thesis on SCARAB.  For instructions, see Appendix B, page 16 of the Honors Program Guidelines at
http://www.bates.edu/honors/honors-program-guidelines/

No later than 3 PM, submit a copy of the Thesis Correction, Access, and Embargo Form sighed by the advisor and candidate to Academic Services.

DECEMBER 2014 GRADUATE SCHEDULE

Friday, September 12, 2014
HONORS NOMINATION DEADLINE FOR DECEMBER GRADUATES
Deadline for nomination of December 2014 graduates to the Honors Program. Any nomination after this date will be refused unless the Honors Study Committee grants an exception. Recommendation forms, indicating Thesis deadline, must be submitted to Academic Services.

Friday, September 19, 2014
HONORS THESIS ABSTRACT SUBMISSION FOR DECEMBER 2014 GRADUATES
Deadline for candidates to submit a titled, one-paragraph description (250 words maximum) of the thesis to be included in the Honors Abstract Book. One-paragraph descriptions must be submitted as Microsoft Word in an email attachments to academicservices@bates.edu.

Friday, November 14, 2014
THESIS DEADLINE FOR DECEMBER 2014 GRADUATES
No later than 3 PM, upload the Honors thesis on SCARAB.  For instructions, see Appendix A,
page 13 of the Honors Program Guidelines at http://www.bates.edu/honors/honors-program-guidelines/


Monday, November 17, 2014 – Friday, November 21, 2014
THESIS DEFENSE FOR DECEMBER 2014 GRADUATES
Oral examinations for candidates who submitted a thesis. For a copy of the Oral Examination Protocol, see http://www.bates.edu/honors/protocol-for-the-honors-exam/

Friday, December 5, 2014
CORRECTED THESIS AND THESIS CORRECTION, ACCESS, AND EMBARGO FORM DUE FOR DECEMBER 2014 GRADUATES
No later than 3 PM, upload the final copy of the Honors thesis on SCARAB.  For instructions, see Appendix B, page 16 of the Honors Program Guidelines at
http://www.bates.edu/honors/honors-program-guidelines/

No later than 3 PM, submit a copy of the Thesis Correction, Access, and Embargo Form sighed by the advisor and candidate to Academic Services.

 

 


Advisors should check with potential Outside Examiners regarding their availability for the pertinent exam period  before submitting a Nomination Form.

 


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