How to search, request to view, and order princeton university senior theses home how to search for a thesis request a thesis to view in person. Independent work is designed to afford concentrators the opportunity to identify and explore their research interests in depth students are expected to develop a carefully reasoned exposition that critically analyzes a problem using basic principles of economics. Princeton—educated blacks and the black community by michelle lavaughn robinson a thesis presented to princeton university in partial iment of the. Princeton university senior evan saitta, an ecology and evolutionary biology major, has painstakingly analyzed 150 million-year-old fossils to determine whether a single anatomical difference found in a species of stegosaurus indicates if an individual animal was male or female the work could provide a new understanding of the physiology and.
Senior thesis guidelines a senior thesis submitted to the history department of princeton university in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the degree of bachelor of arts senior year senior thesis guidelines advising for seniors comprehensive exam. Ghp senior thesis project bringing it all together in many ways, the global health senior thesis project is the pinnacle of the ghp experience it draws on coursework. The culmination of this process is the senior thesis, which provides a unique opportunity for students to pursue original research and scholarship in a field of their choosing at princeton, every senior writes a thesis or, in the case of some engineering departments, undertakes a substantial independent project. Junior papers (fall and spring) and senior theses in astrophysics represent original research work done by the student in collaboration with a faculty adviser the work ranges from observational astronomy and data analysis to theoretical and computational astrophysics all topics in astronomy and astrophysics are covered, from planets, stars. Princeton research day senior theses: a celebration princeton university geosciences society each pcur will interview a princeton alumnus from their home department about his/her experience writing a senior thesis in looking back on undergraduate research.
Students can also refer to the mudd library's online catalog of princeton university senior theses to download an entire thesis online within the princeton domain, or browse and leaf through the collection of bound copies of anthropology senior theses housed in the anthropology. List of theses starting in 1926 written by seniors at princeton university not all departments are represented princeton university network connected patrons may view most 2014+ theses.
Senior thesis and independent work independent work students can enroll in independent study as early as the sophomore year independent study projects are often extremely challenging on both a personal and an academic level. Princeton university undergraduate senior theses, 1924-2017 see our senior thesis libguide for helfpul information on searching and accessing senior theses. List of theses starting in 1926 written by seniors at princeton university not all departments are represented princeton university network connected patrons may view most 2014 thesesfor senior thesis searching and ordering tips, see the libguide: how to search, request to view, and order princeton university senior theses.
Senior thesis order form you will need to register for an account regardless of whether or not you are currently a member of the princeton university community if you are requesting a digital copy of a thesis. Contact: karen a kelly, undergraduate [email protected], 208 jadwin hall, 609-258-4418.
Has access to michelle obama's senior thesis been restricted until after the 2008 presidential election an email has been circulating that access to michelle obama's senior thesis at princeton university is restricted until november 5, 2008 — the day after the election. The senior thesis is the report of a student's independent research project whether based in the laboratory or not, the thesis should demonstrate a solid knowledge of molecular biology and of the problem under analysis it should move logically from this background to one or more clearly articulated, testable hypotheses. Dissertations & theses @ princeton university citations and abstracts of only princeton university dissertations for senior thesis searching tips, see the mudd manuscript library blog post: how to search for, find, and view princeton university senior theses. Each student must complete a senior thesis that addresses a specific policy question and guide to junior and senior independent work the university's requirement for a the senior thesis catalog is a catalog of theses written by seniors at princeton university from 1926 to 2010. Senior thesis abstracts the following thesis abstracts offer examples of the scholarship of the senior theses ruth chang, the artifice of water: fluidity and fantasy in the works of charles w moore this thesis follows moore's move from theory to practice to built fantasy, tracing a translation of water from writing and theory, to a domestic. During the senior year, each student writes a thesis the senior thesis is expected to make an original (or otherwise distinctive) contribution to broader knowledge in the field in which the student is working it is important that the thesis be situated explicitly in relation to existing published.