Biology

Updated    September 14, 2011             

 

Biology Capstone Courses

Biology 480/481 - Biology Library Research

Biology 490/491 - Biology Research

Biology 490 - Syllabus,
Fall 2011

Benchmark Report Form

 

Schedule - Fall 2011:

Aug

31

Overview; research notebook organization

Sept

7

Resume writing
Graduate School info – meeting in Bartlett 166

 

14

Pointers on presenting; graphing

 

21

No meeting
Progress report #1

 

28 or 29

Presentation: project status (W and Th)

Oct.

4 or 5

Presentation: project status (T and W)

 

12

No meeting

 

19

Progress report #2

 

26

No meeting

 

27

No meeting

Nov

2 or 3

End of semester presentations (W and Th)

 

8 or 9

End of semester presentations (Tand W)

 

16

No meeting
Progress report #3

 

23

(Thanksgiving Break)

Dec

1

No meeting

 

 

Progress Reports (Benchmarks)

1st Sept 21
2nd October 19
3rd November 16

 

Spring Dates:

Practice Final Presentations – Week of March 5th – all data should be gathered
            Final Presentations – Week of March 26th – all analysis should be complete
            Poster Presentations – Friday April 13th – Everything done!

Major Fields Test - TBA

Resources:

Biological Abstracts and Biosis Previews
Lab Notebook Instructions Sample Lab Notebook Sample Field Notebook
Powerpoint Tips    

 

Useful Links:

 

Past Projects:

 

 

     

 

Updated 04/12/05 by DMC