Work, under the supervision of a geology faculty member, on the project begun in GLY 4501 (Senior Research). An oral report on the project is required and will be presented in a fall or spring geology seminar. This course also requires a minimum of five hours laboratory or field work per week. A written thesis will be presented to the department. A student who completes the thesis with a grade of â€œBâ€ or higher and who graduates with a GPA of 3.5 in geology courses will be eligible to graduate with â€œhonorsâ€ in geology. A student who completes the thesis with a grade of â€œAâ€ and who graduates with a GPA of at least 3.7 in geology courses will be eligible to graduate with â€œhighest honorsâ€ in geology. Prerequisite: GLY 4501; senior geology majors with a minimum GPA of 3.25 in geology courses.
Spring 2019, Fall 2018, Spring 2018, Fall 2017, Spring 2017