The Honors Thesis Process Varies by College & Major

No matter your undergraduate program or major, there is a path through the Honors Thesis process for you.  Whether you continue on to graduate school, professional school, or enter the work force, your Thesis is the centerpiece of your professional portfolio.

Latest Honors Thesis News

Going the Distance for Science

December 13, 2017
Picture of Genevieve Pilch

Going the Distance for Science by: Dulce Morales Are you planning your capstone and realizing you might have to do research off campus? Genevieve Pilch ’17 had a similar challenge as she was working on…

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Dinner Parti

December 4, 2017
Evangeline Soileau laying out blanks for picnic

Dinner Partii by Grace Crummett Evangeline Soileau ’17 completed her capstone in architecture titled “Dinner Parti” under her advisor, Professor Amber Bartosh Evangeline was interested in investigating the architectural relationships between events and spatial production…

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Rural Retreat / Urban Myth

November 28, 2017
Celeste Pomputious

Rural Retreat / Urban Myth By Meredith Coccoluto Celeste’s project focused on understanding the changing landscape of camping vacations. No longer are these for the nuclear family loading the station wagon with tent, sleeping bags,…

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Concrete, So Sweet!

November 8, 2017
Steven Carlson at Paul Rudolph's Dana Arts Center at Colgate University

Concrete, So Sweet! by: Anna Feldman Steven Carlson (SOA ’17) completed his Architecture Capstone under the advisement of Nicole McIntosh. Concrete, So Sweet! A Study in Sustainable Durability seeks to counter concrete’s perception as uninviting…

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Using Your Personal Story

October 26, 2017
Hasmik at Convocation shaking hands with Dean

Using Your Personal Story By Giovanna Saccoccio You might hear your professors say that your personal story is your best asset and needs to be integrated in your scholarship. Through her Capstone, Hasmik Djoulakian (AS…

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Crisis Text Line Benefit Festival: So Much More than a Capstone

October 20, 2017

Crisis Text Line Benefit Festival: So Much More than a Capstone By: Dulce Morales & Giovanna Saccoccio You might hear your capstone advisors say, “You can do whatever you want to do for your capstone.”…

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Senior Collection Fashion Show 2017

April 10, 2017

Senior Collection Fashion Show 2017 APR 27, 2017 Senior fashion design majors (including Honors senior Laura Fidati) will present their collections at 12:30 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. shows. SHOW TIMES Matinee: 12:30 p.m. Evening: 7:30…

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Social Science Capstone Award Winner

October 28, 2016
Julia Jones on hill in Brazil

Social Science Capstone Award Winner Congratulations to Julia Jones (AS ’16), who won the Prize for Best Capstone Project in the Social Sciences. Julia’s project, “Sustainable Urban Alternatives: Rethinking Informality in Rio de Janeiro’s Favelas,”…

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Applied Public Relations Takes the Prize

October 14, 2016
Meghan in front of Newhouse 3

Applied Public Relations Takes the Prize When Meghan Rimol (PC ’16) embarked on her  Capstone journey with advisor, Professor Rochelle L. Ford, she had no way of knowing where the trip would end. Happily, her…

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How could I start early?!

October 7, 2016
emma-alscher

How could I start early?! As a freshman, the thought of completing a capstone project seemed like a far off concept that Emma Alscher (AS ’16) didn’t have to worry about for years. “However, college…

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