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Charles Center Summer Scholarships

By • Apr 4th, 2011 • Category: Honors Thesis, Research

Each year the Roy R. Charles Center provides research funding in a variety of disciplines for William and Mary undergraduates. This summer 33 students will devote 7 weeks to a project and blog about their experience. Follow their progress, ask question…

Check It Out!

By • Mar 30th, 2011 • Category: Honors Thesis, Research

Follow this summer’s projects through the blog posts or click on Summer 2010 to read posts about previous projects.

Ready, Set, Research

By • Mar 30th, 2011 • Category: Honors Thesis, Research

Over the course of the summer these students will blog about their research, sharing the highs and lows of designing, researching, and carrying out an independent scholarly project with each other and the world.


By • Mar 30th, 2011 • Category: Honors Thesis, Research

Hot Fun in the Summer Time

By • Mar 28th, 2011 • Category: Honors Thesis, Research

This summer Upperclass Monroe Scholars at the College of William and Mary will spend seven weeks working on research projects across a variety of disciplines. (Edit)

The Clue in the Dust-Covered Will

By • Jul 20th, 2010 • Category: Honors Thesis, Research

Hello! My name is Libby Neidenbach, and I am a PhD candidate in the American Studies program. This summer I am living in New Orleans for seven weeks to conduct archival research for my dissertation. For the past five weeks I have split my time between the Notarial Archives, the Historic New Orleans Collection, and […]

Spotlight on…Freshman Monroe Summer Projects

By • Apr 21st, 2010 • Category: Uncategorized

The abstracts are up, folks, and it looks like this will another summer full of interesting insights by another bright group of young Monroe Scholars! Visit the Freshman Monroe Summer Projects blog to check out the independent research projects these students will undertake this summer.


By • Mar 18th, 2010 • Category: Honors Thesis, Research, Uncategorized

Hello Everyone!
Welcome to the Upperclass Monroe Summer Projects blog. Consider this is a creative space to think “out-loud” as you work through your research questions and share your experience– gathering sources, reading, writing, and, ultimately, completing your project. Research can be a lonely endeavor, accompanied by moments of both great excitement and frustration. As you […]

Undergraduate Science Symposium 2010

By • Feb 2nd, 2010 • Category: Uncategorized

Sign up now to present at the Science Symposium on Friday, February 26! All students who have conducted research in the hard sciences can present a poster or paper. Sign-up deadline is noon February 12. Click here to sign up. Oral presentations will take place from 12-5 in the York and James Rooms and poster […]

2010 Departmental Honors Colloquium

By • Feb 2nd, 2010 • Category: Uncategorized

Check out the Honors Students’ thesis project presentations February 9-25! Honors students will present their works in progress to an interdisciplinary audience. Q&A will follow each presentation. This is a great opportunity for students interested in writing Honors Theses in the future to see what it is all about. Click here to see the full […]