MCB Honors Timeline

Honors Awards Deadlines and Events

Fall 2017 Deadlines

Friday, September 22, 3pm
FINAL DEADLINE for you to add H196A or H196B to your class schedule on CalCentral, so be sure all your paperwork has been filled out and you've come into the UAO before 3pm to get your course control number!
Wednesday, October 4, 12pm MCB Honors Welcome Reception - Location TBD. For MCB seniors enrolled in MCB H196A/B only. 
Monday, November 6 Registration opened for H196B poster session.
https://mcb.berkeley.edu/internal/uao/presentation.php
Friday, November 10, 3pm
Abstract deadline for poster session presenters. Due to the UAO by 3pm.
Friday, November 17
3-5 pm, Fall Senior Research Poster Session, Onderdonk Lobby, VLSB - presenters must arrive by 2:45pm.
Friday, December 15, 3pm
Honors Thesis Approval Form due to Clara Ng-Quinn, 3060 VLSB.

Spring 2018 Deadlines

Friday, February 16, 3pm
FINAL DEADLINE for you to add H196B to your class schedule on CalCentral, so be sure all your paperwork has been filled out and you've come into the UAO before 3pm to get your course control number!
Tuesday, February 20
Registration opened for honors symposia and poster session. 
Monday, March 5, 4pm
Application deadline for symposium and poster session. Applications must be submitted online by 4pm.
March TBD, 5pm
Presented by Dr. Hillel Adesnik. Location TBD. 
Monday, March 19 The UAO will inform all of you who considered for the symposia the results. Those of you who are not selected for the symposium will present at the Honors Poster Session, April 15. 
March TBD
Presented by Dr. Robert Beatty. Location TBD.
Friday, April 6, 3pm
BMB Symposium Presenters Only - If you are presenting at the BMB symposium, you must turn in a draft of your thesis and your presentation to the UAO by 3pm.
Friday, April 6, 3pm
Department Awards: Letter of recommendations due by 3pm:
Mail: in a sealed, signed envelope, sent to Clara Ng-Quinn, MCB-UAO, 3060 Valley Life Sciences Building, MC 3140, Berkeley, CA 94720-3140
In Person: deliver, in a sealed, signed envelope, to the Undergraduate Affairs Office, 3060 VLSB
Friday, April 13
3-5 pm, Honors Research Poster Session - Presenters must arrive by 2:45pm. Location TBD.
Friday, April 13, 12pm
Biochemistry & Molecular Biology Symposium presenters must have submitted & tested presentation in the UAO. Bring it to the office on a memory stick (PowerPoint of Keynote only) by 12pm.
Monday, April 16
4pm, Biochemistry & Molecular Biology Symposium, 101 LSA
Monday, April 16, 12pm
Immunology & Pathogenesis Symposium presenters must have submitted & tested presentation in the UAO. Bring it to the office on a memory stick (PowerPoint or Keynote only) by 12pm
Tuesday, April 17, 3pm
Cell & Developmental Biology Symposium presenters and Genetics, Genomics, & Development Symposium presenters must submit & test presentation in the UAO by 3pm. Bring the presentation on a memory stick in Powerpoint or KeyNote format only.
Tuesday, April 17
4 pm, Immunology Symposium, 101 LSA
Wednesday, April 18, 11am
Neurobiology symposium presenters must submit & test presentation in the UAO by 11am. Bring the presentation on a memory stick (PowerPoint of Keynote only).
Wednesday, April 18
12pm, Cell & Developmental Biology Symposium, VLSB 2063
Wednesday, April 18
4 pm, Genetics, Genomics & Development Symposium, 101 LSA
Thursdsay, April 19
4pm, Neurobiology Symposium, 101 LSA
Friday, May 4
Final deadline to turn in your completed thesis to your PI and your MCB faculty sponsor. Note that you do not need to turn in a copy to the UAO.
Friday, May 11
Honors Thesis Approval Form due to Clara Ng-Quinn, 3060 VLSB.
May TBD
Announcement of award recipients at the Undergraduate Commencement