Important: If you are a first semester senior, please click here for your Spring 2022 Communication Packet.

Welcome back to Social Studies. Please don’t hesitate to get in touch with Anya Bassett, Nicole Newendorp, or Kate Anable if you have questions or concerns about the thesis and honors process.


You should receive an email from your academic advisor by 12 noon on Wednesday, January 12th. If you have not heard from your advisor by then, please email Hannah Winslow ( and she will give you your academic advisor’s contact information.


Please read the attached material carefully. You are responsible for its contents. Not having read the material is not a valid excuse for not having information or knowing deadlines.


  1. Thesis Presentation Workshop Memo. If you would like to participate in a workshop (and we strongly suggest that you do!) you need submit the thesis presentation workshop form by Thursday, January 27th at 11:59 p.m.
  2. Senior Thesis Format and Presentation Memo
  3. Policy Regarding Late Theses: PLEASE READ CAREFULLY!
  4. Thesis Grading and Honors Determination Memo
  5. Oral Exam Memo