See recent honors thesis titles academic spree day and fall fest an important part of the undergraduate research experience, wherever the research is done, is the annual campus-wide forum known as academic spree day , in which undergraduate students from every department have an opportunity to present their work. Honors thesis and symposium: all students who wish to graduate with honors in biochemistry will write an honors thesis and present a seminar on their work at the spring lata honors symposium a symposium is also organized in the fall semester for those graduating in december. Honors program theses this collection contains honors program theses written by undergraduate students in the department of chemistry and biochemistry at the university of northern iowa every honors student has the opportunity to complete undergraduate research during their time at uni by writing a thesis. The thesis of each honors in biology or honors in biochemistry and molecular biology scholar is available in the hbu library michael clowers antimicrobial properties of solenopsis invicta transferrin.
Honors in biochemistry or chemistry in such cases the general honors thesis requirement is met through honors in the major (see university honors). How can i participate different ways of conducting undergraduate research in the department of biology and biochemistry senior honors thesis a senior honors thesis (sht) is the most formal process of conducting undergraduate research. Class of 2015 emily christensen - biochemistry the effects of methylmercury on breast cancer progression nicole jenkins - chemistry method development for the spectrophotometric analysis of arsenic in aqueous media elena labovitis - biochemistry spectrophotometric analysis of copper and lead in human nails and hair using indigo-spiropyran sensor sarah erskine. Writing a thesis can i use undergraduate research to write an honors thesis yes students who wish to write an honors thesis must enroll for chem/biochem 4999h, honors thesis research.
Students are invited to participate in the biochemistry and molecular biology honors program by the program co-coordinators a student graduating with an honors degree in biochemistry and molecular biology must complete two units of upper-level elective work (above the ba degree requirements) in chemistry, biology, or courses approved by the bmb committee. Chemistry and biochemistry granulins as inflammatory mediators in alzheimer disease (2015) honors theses 293. Chemistry honors theses students in the department of chemistry and biochemistry learn from a dedicated and experienced faculty we incorporate both tried and true methodologies and in addition are expanding to bring more novel technologies to our research labs.
Advanced biochemistry (bch 4035) must take honors chemical literature (chm 3060, 1 credit hour) must take honors thesis in chemistry (chm 4972, 2 credit hours) in their last semester before graduation. To submit your design project final report as your honors thesis, you should first complete the consent form to the honors program when your design project report is complete, you should compose and attach a cover page and a one page executive summary to indicate what was done on the project. One course chosen from either group 1 or 2 approved biochemistry electives with honors option minimum of 4 credit hours (2 credit hours each semester) of biol 3999 with honors option for thesis microbiology. This collection of wheaton college undergraduate honors theses includes honors theses from a variety of wheaton college academic departments biochemistry. Rev 7/2016 honors thesis requirements biochemistry department students with 30 credit hours and a gpa of 33 may apply to the cafnr honors program.
An original investigation of some problem in chemistry or biochemistry, usually related to research being carried on by a member of the department, is required a creditable thesis must be presented at the end of the project. Oct 3, 2017 - registration deadline for graduation with honors in may 2018 - see honors thesis deadlines, spring 2018 spring 2018 application to graduate with honors. Bs in biochemistry, 2014 college honors hi, i am chinonso opara, and i am a senior pursuing a degree in biochemistry here at the university of washington this year, i am conducting a collaborative honors thesis project with the labs of professor patrick stayton in the department of bioengineering and professor william atkins in the department of medicinal chemistry.
Note: students who pursue and complete an honors thesis with a biochemical emphasis do not have to write an additional thesis a committee of three biochemistry faculty will oversee the writing and assessment of the. Theses from 2012 use of in vivo genetic selection reveals sequence and length flexibility of the 5' portion of turnip crinkle virus satellite rna c , allison margaret murawski theses from 2011 2011. Receipt of honors in chemistry or biochemistry is a special distinction reserved for those students who have excelled in their academic accomplishments throughout their time at bates and have completed a thesis project with certain distinguishing characteristics and features.
Molecular biology and biochemistry courses honors honors program the honors thesis is a two semester project (3 credits each semester) which culminates in a. Fayetteville, ark - jordana thibado's honors research in roger koeppe's lab began in her freshman year, and has paid off with her publication as first author in biochemistry, one of the leading journals in its field thibado's paper, influence of high ph and cholesterol on single arginine. Requirements and deadlines for the honors program in biological sciences if the cals honors candidate has written an acceptable honors thesis, biochemistry.