Honors Calendar

Established by the Honors Committee

DECEMBER 2021 Graduate Honors Calendar

Nomination Forms for admission into the Honors Program should be completed online by Friday, January 14, 2022. (https://www.bates.edu/honors/honors-student-nomination-form/).  If you have any questions, please contact Jeanne Beliveau (email: jbelive2@bates.edu).

May 2022 GRADUATE SCHEDULE

Friday, January 14, 2022
HONORS NOMINATION DEADLINE
Deadline for nomination of May 2022 graduates to the Honors Program. Any nomination after this date will be refused unless the Honors Study Committee grants an exception. Recommendation forms must be submitted via the online form found here: https://www.bates.edu/honors/honors-student-nomination-form/

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

Wednesday, January 19
HONORS ORIENTATION 
Orientation in Pettengill G52 (Keck Classroom) 6:30 – 7:30 PM. Honors Thesis nominees will have the opportunity to see members of the Honors Committee, receive information, and have a Q&A session.

Friday, January 28
HONORS THESIS ABSTRACT DRAFT SUBMISSION
Deadline for candidates to submit a titled, one-paragraph description (250 words maximum) of the thesis. One-paragraph descriptions must be submitted as Microsoft Word in an email attachment to Jeanne Beliveau (jbelive2@bates.edu).

Monday, February 28
EXAM PANEL REGISTRATION AND OUTSIDE EXAMINER TRAVEL REQUEST FORMS DUE
Submit forms online:

Exam Panel Registration Form

Outside Examiner Travel Request Form

Wednesday, March 30
THESIS DEADLINE
No later than 3 PM, upload the Honors thesis on SCARAB.  For instructions, see https://www.bates.edu/honors/files/2021/09/SCARABUploadingExamCopy_2021.pdf

Friday, April 8 – Friday, April 29
THESIS DEFENSE

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

May 12
Honors Banquet
Commons 221-222
Reception 5:30 – 6:00 PM; Banquet 6:00 PM

Friday, May 6
CORRECTED THESIS AND THESIS CORRECTION & ACCESS AND EMBARGO FORMS DUE
No later than 3 PM, upload the final copy of the Honors thesis on SCARAB.  For instructions, see
https://www.bates.edu/honors/files/2021/09/SCARABUploadingFinalCopy_REVISED.pdf
No later than 3 PM, submit copies of the Thesis Correction Form and the Access and Embargo Form, signed by the advisor and candidate, to Jeanne Beliveau (jbelive2@bates.edu).
Thesis Correction Form

Wednesday, May 4
Send the Outside Examiner Expense form to the appropriate Academic Administrative Assistant.