At least 2 must be research courses related to the major, including research seminars (ie, courses titled research seminar or, with permission, other advanced seminars), independent studies, or a senior thesis. Thesis & honors expand northwestern's signature mmss program enables a select group of high-ability students to combine the study of social sciences with rigorous . (as for all mmss students writing a senior thesis, mmss students pursuing interdisciplinary honors in mmss and economics must attend all meetings of the mmss senior thesis seminar held over the entire academic year, regardless of which quarters of the thesis seminar they officially register for). Senior staff contact us he is a professor of economics in the weinberg college of arts and sciences and holds appointments in the kellogg school of management .
Senior to present research at big ideas forum subin hwang school of education and social policy senior subin hwang will present her research examining the public health response to the refugee crisis in germany during the next big ideas forum on feb 8. You will come together in the senior thesis seminar this seminar allows you to develop your own project of interest, raise your own questions, research them, and write-up your results with the guidance of faculty and shared with your fellow urban studies majors. The northwestern university library keeps electronic and physical records of all northwestern dissertations and theses essays in the economics of the jews and . Joe gilbert graduated magna cum laude with distinction from the university of minnesota in 2015 with a bs in economics, along with minors in mathematics and management he developed an interest in analytics first through his coursework, and later through an internship experience and independent research for his senior honors thesis.
High-performing economics majors can write an economics senior honors thesis or spend their fourth year doing a masters in economics contact information: [email protected] Consult with the director of undergraduate studies professor sarah jacoby, [email protected], or the department honors coordinator early in your junior year if you wish to write a senior thesis. Bachelor's degree, economics, magna cum laude bachelor's degree, economics, magna cum laude 1958 – 1962 won the george webb medley senior prize for the best senior thesis in the economics . Alumni profiles caroline coccoli (class of 2015) i was also able to complete an independent study on squirrel behaviors for my senior thesis through the .
Senior thesis in the area of latina/o studies independently proposed research or internship sesp 299-1, 2 service learning capstone research project if it relates to latina/o communities. Senior audi executive to lead northwestern marketing and communications grant program fuels improvements in chicago public schools lorraine morton, first african-american mayor of evanston, saw a century of progress. Search this website search menu about expand about submenu department history expand department history submenu past and current department chair news expand news submenu 2018 2017. Senior thesis information for economics thesis students all seniors taking economics 498 (first term of thesis) or economics 499 (second term of thesis) should contact their advisor in the first three days of the term. The thesis is normally submitted in one electronic file (word processing format or a pdf file) to the faculty member teaching the economics 398 senior seminar the text should begin with an introduction describing the issues to be studied and the approach to be taken.
Senior thesis completed in other departments that satisfy the department's thesis requirements, such as a senior thesis in urban studies, may also be submitted to the department for consideration this award is based on each student's creative ability, persuasiveness and systematic way of doing research. The starting point for a successful senior thesis is choosing an interesting and answerable research question your adviser's help in formulating a good question is essential, so you should try to identify potential advisers early on and obtain their permission, as early as program planning period at the end of your junior year. Senior theses and honors original research for the senior thesis may be based on library, laboratory, or field research on a topic that the student has chosen in . Northwestern university mathematical methods in the social sciences & economics message explains the survey is for a senior thesis “studying factors on .
Undergraduate honors theses these are examples of economics honors theses theses are posted with their permission of the author (schimbor prize for best thesis . A thesis written by julie kornfeld (bs11) as a sesp senior honors student was recently published in a widely read publication focusing on refugee issues. All urban studies majors who complete a senior thesis in the area are considered for departmental honors those who earn a minimum grade point average of 33 in urban studies courses and whose thesis is judged by the program’s honors committee to be of sufficiently high quality are recommended to the college for graduation with honors in .