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Colorado College Senior Research in Geology

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

Important Dates for Geology Majors

2017-18 Deadlines

Blk 1 3rd Monday – Sept 11

Majors meeting -- barbeque 4:30–7:00 p.m. at Jun, Kuba, Bella, & Paul’s house

Blk 3 1st Sun-Wed  Oct 22-25

Geological Society of America Annual Meeting – Seattle, WA

Blk 3 2nd Monday

Oct 30

Senior research proposals due – final draft

Nov 16-26

Fall Break

Late November

Keck to announce Summer 2018 projects & application process

Blk 4 3rd week      Dec 11-16

American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting, New Orleans

Blk 5 1st day

Jan 22

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.

Blk 5 TBD

Majors meeting – Tutt Science Lecture Hall

Blk 5 last Wed     Feb 14

Keck applications due for Summer 2018 Junior and Sophomore projects (to be reviewed by department in advance!)

Blk 6 3st Friday

Feb 24

Paraprof applications due

Blk 6 last day

Mar 14

Draft of entire research paper due to advisor.

Mar 15-25

Spring Break


Keck Symposium abstracts due to project supervisor

Blk 7

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

Blk 7

Final Posters due to Steve for printing (at noon)

Blk 7 TBD

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

May 20-23

American Association of Petroleum Geologists Annual Convention & Exhibition – Salt Lake City, UT


Keck symposium abstracts due to Keck office

Blk 7 last day

Apr 18

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

Blk 8

Keck Research Symposium

Blk 8 last Friday

May 11

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

May 20, Sunday

Baccalaureate and Senior Reception for seniors & families

May 21


May 15-17

Geological Society of America, Rocky Mountain Meeting – Flagstaff, AZ


Buster Scholarship Applications accepted from rising Juniors and Seniors