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Browse through deadlines, dates, awards, and other great resources for Geology Majors.

2013-14 Deadlines

Blk 1 last Monday Sept 23

Majors meeting, Olin 1 -- 12:15 p.m. (class in there until 12:00. Don’t disrupt the class!)

Blk 3 2nd Monday

Nov 4

Senior research proposals due – final draft

Blk 3 first Sun - Wed  Oct 27-30

Geological Society of America Annual Meeting – Denver, CO

Late November

Keck to announce Summer 2014 projects & application process

Blk 4 2nd week Dec 9-13

American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting, San Francisco

Blk 5 first day

Jan 20

Draft of first sections of research paper (Introduction, study area, previous work, methods) due to advisor.  Draft must include initial version of all figures for these sections.

Feb 1

Keck applications due for Summer 2014 Junior and Sophomore projects (to be reviewed by department in advance!)

Blk 6 1st Friday

Feb 21

Paraprof applications due

Blk 6 last day

Mar 12

Draft of entire research paper due to advisor.

Mar 13-23

Spring Break


Keck Symposium abstracts due to project supervisor

Apr 10

Final copy of all abstracts due for Geology Day (Thursday at noon!)

Blk 7 last Saturday Apr 12

Geology Day in Tutt Science Lecture Hall – 9:00 a.m. -- ??


Keck symposium abstracts due to Keck office

Blk 7 last day

Apr 16

Complete revised draft of research paper due to advisor & 2nd reader

Blk 8 first Friday Apr 25-27

Keck Research Symposium – Mt Holyoke College, (South Hadley, MA)

May 19-21

Geological Society of America, Rocky Mountain Meeting (Albuquerque, NM)

Blk 8 last Friday

May 9

Library and other copies of theses due, and final version of senior projects due

May 18

Baccalaureate and Baccalaureate Reception for seniors & families

May 19


May 31-June 3

American Association of Petroleum Geologists Annual Convention & Exhibition – Denver, CO


Buster Scholarship Applications accepted from Juniors and Seniors

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