Grinnell college is a private liberal arts college in iowa known for its rigorous academics and tradition of social responsibility. In 2015, 16, and 17, she led the honors seminar for english majors preparing to write a senior thesis she helped many seminar members prepare to present their moore published a book incorporating parts of this thesis with stanford university press in 1990: beautiful sublime: the making of paradise lost, 1701- 1734. So, the $15000 costs (expenses & fees | stanford summer) plus the $2000 round trip costs make it that roughly you pay half and your university pays half do it your university likes you enough to pay half or more you will make a reputation at s. Senior alex torres receives kennedy prize for honors thesis see more news all the english classes i've taken here have been phenomenal, the professors have been great, and the kind of coursework that we do is always relevant to my actual life the professors here make what we study relevant to what goes on in the. In addition, students in this program must write at least one interdisciplinary paper this may be english 197, senior honors essay english 199, senior independent essay english 194 or 198, individual research or a paper integrating the material in two courses the student is taking in two different disciplines.
In addition to fulfilling the requirements for the major in english (with a concentration in literature), the candidate for departmental honors must: take at least three literature courses numbered 400 or above in fulfilling requirement #2 of the english literature major complete a six-credit-hour senior thesis this thesis is a. The honors program in english is open to all undergraduate english majors regardless of career aspiration or post-graduation plans honors students have entered a wide variety of careers: medicine, law, business, marketing, journalism, industry, doctoral programs in english and other disciplines, teaching, and arts. The honors program in english is open to all undergraduate english majors regardless of career aspiration or post-graduation plans.
Before starting graduate school, elena worked as a secondary school english teacher in madrid for two years, first on a fulbright grant and then through the spanish government she graduated with honors from stanford university, where she wrote an interdisciplinary undergraduate thesis about the relationships between. English major holst katsma wins kennedy honors prize english major holst katsma '13 recently won two university awards for his thesis: the robert m golden medal and the david m kennedy honors awards undergraduate june 5, 2013 stanford report. Senior alex torres receives kennedy prize for honors thesis established in 2008 in recognition of history professor david m kennedy's long-standing mentoring of undergraduate writers and his retirement alumni awards undergraduate july 15, 2016 stanford news.
Risking connection: a self-affirmation intervention for individuals with low self- esteem. Philip ellefson (phd) graduated from the university of portland in 2015 with a ba in english his senior honors thesis explored the influence of the american west and manifest destiny on walt whitman's poems and journals his research interests include mid-19th– to early 20th-century american literature, whitman.
Andrea lunsford is the louise hewlett nixon professor of english emerita, claude and louise rosenberg jr fellow, and former director of the program in writing and rhetoric at stanford university she has published extensively on rhetorical theory, women in rhetoric, collaboration, cultures of writing, style, the graphic. Stanford university 2011 honor's thesis: i ain't hood i grew up in the suburbs: an alternative to the dominant narrative of black adolescents residing in p. Alex torres, stanford university, english department, undergraduate studies american literature, modernism, and chicano/a literature as a scholar, i am particularly interested in american literature, especially american poetry, and african american. The penn state university libraries recently announced the results of the 2015 outstanding undergraduate thesis award ryan henrici, biochemistry jessica myers, english, was awarded $750 for her thesis “transcending body: lucretius, whitman, and the atoms in between” brooke durham, history.
The honors program in english cultivates a lively intellectual environment within which you can test your ideas, germinate sophisticated critical approaches to historical and/or contemporary texts, and build interpretative, analytical and compositional skills that will have a lasting impact on your intellectual and professional.
Panel info: monday, november 7, 2011 10:45 am - 11:10 am spark is a partnership between stanford university school of medicine and volunteers from biotech, p. Stanford university summer international honors program (ihp) students are selected by their home university to attend an eight-week program on the be able to verify fluency in the english language, using one of the methods described in the english language proficiency section on the international students page. Bachelor of arts in english in the undergraduate program, students explore the traditions of literature in english courses emphasize interpretive thinking and creative writing, examining the dynamics of literary and cultural history, the structures of literary form and genre, and the practices of reading, writing, and critical.
The english honors program is designed for outstanding english majors in their senior year, qualified students write a senior thesis under the supervision of an honors thesis committee students who successfully complete an honors thesis will simultaneously satisfy the requirement for a capstone course in the. Stetson university is a nationally ranked university founded in 1883, with four colleges and schools located across central florida. The english department was delighted this year to begin offering its honors students the opportunity to deposit their theses in stanford digital repository we are excited that sdr has given us a new opportunity to celebrate, share, and preserve the accomplishments of our undergraduates traditionally.