MCB Honors Timeline

Honors Awards Deadlines and Events

Fall 2016 Deadlines

Friday, September 23, 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 5, 12pm MCB Honors Welcome Reception - VLSB 5053. Please contact Clara to RSVP at cngquinn@berkeley.edu.
Monday, November 7 Registration opened for H196B poster session.
https://mcb.berkeley.edu/internal/uao/presentation.php
Friday, November 11, 3pm
Abstract deadline for poster session presenters. Due to the UAO by 3pm.
Friday, November 18
3-5 pm, Honors Research Poster Session, Onderdonk Lobby, VLSB - presenters must arrive by 2:45pm.
Friday, December 16, 3pm
Honors Thesis Approval Form due to Clara Ng-Quinn, 3060 VLSB.

Spring 2017 Deadlines

Friday, February 17, 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!
Monday, February 20
Registration opened for honors symposia and poster session. 
Monday, March 6, 4pm
Application deadline for symposium and poster session. Applications must be submitted online by 4pm.
Wednesday, March 8, 5pm
Presented by Dr. Hillel Adesnik. LSA 101. NOTE: bathrooms are inaccessible after 5pm, so please plan ahead. 
Monday, March 20 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. 
Wedneday, March 22, 5pm
Presented by Dr. Robert Beatty. 101 LSA. NOTE: bathrooms are inaccessible after 5pm, so please plan ahead. 
Friday, April 7, 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 7, 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 14
3-5 pm, Honors Research Poster Session - Presenters must arrive by 2:45pm. Location TBD.
Friday, April 14, 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 17
3pm, Biochemistry & Molecular Biology Symposium, 101 LSA
Monday, April 17, 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 18, 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 18
4 pm, Immunology Symposium, 101 LSA
Wednesday, April 19, 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 19
12pm, Cell & Developmental Biology Symposium, VLSB 2063
Wednesday, April 19
4 pm, Genetics, Genomics & Development Symposium, 101 LSA
Thursdsay, April 20
4pm, Neurobiology Symposium, 101 LSA
Friday, May 5
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 12
Honors Thesis Approval Form due to Clara Ng-Quinn, 3060 VLSB.
May 18
Announcement of award recipients at the Undergraduate Commencement