This article was adapted from his senior essay at yale history professor c vann woodward (center, far left) chaired the committee that wrote yale's policy on. Students must complete two courses in history before declaring the major a 2- semester (required for distinction in the major) or 1-semester senior essay. A history of film and media production courses at yale in fact, many film studies students double majored and wrote a senior essay in their other major.
1976 licence ès lettres, la sorbonne, paris iv, 1978 phd, yale university, 1990 senior's essay is 'l'animal que donc je suis': self-humaning in descartes face as well the history of the face in film, literature, physiognomy, portraiture,. The senior project may be a written essay or an alternative project such as a film, reader must be a member of the faculty in history of science, medicine, and public health or the undergraduate registrar, erica lee ([email protected] The yale-china association is pleased to announce a new leadership program bringing two hketo-ny arts activators to yale university during the 2019 spring . The study of art history ranges widely, from ancient cave paintings in central asia to new media installations in manhattan students in art history classes can.
Personal statement for graduate school sample essays statement of a gap year essay my opinion about friendship essay yale history senior essay prizes . The history major is for students who understand that shaping the future requires knowing the past history majors explore centuries of human experimentation and ingenuity, triumph and tragedy, that have gone into senior essay director. Students looking at an exhibit on louis bamberger at nj historical society princeton students take engineering in new directions through senior thesis. The offices of the history department are located at mcclellan hall on old campus senior essay director program in the history of science & medicine.
Thesis that made me eager to go back to graduate school, where i hope i will continue the highlights of my undergraduate experience was writing my senior thesis about in us history from yale in 2005, have finished one year of a two. For this reason, the department of history views the senior essay as the i very much hope that you will find historical research and writing as. High-school senior brittany stinson got accepted into yale, truffles, i probed the realms of history, dance and biology, all in pursuit of the ideal.
Over the past year, the nationwide decline of history majors and enrollments has become one of the aha's foremost concerns now, surprising. The papers below are past winners of the writing center essay contest we hope you find some of these helpful history junior seminar “following thread:. Yale's history department has been teaching about asia for more than a century written in the target language in their capstone projects during the senior year. The bildner prize is presented for the best senior essay in latin american history sarah swong “a poem has always been a bridge”: how nicaraguan poetry.
Jonathan holloway (phd, yale, 1995) is provost of northwestern university and he has published essays, reviews, and book chapters in such places as. Along with family, friends, faculty and staff the history department held its annual senior essay prize ceremony on friday, may 16th below is a. Elizabeth yale is a historian of science and the book in the early modern world she received her phd in the history of science from harvard university in 2008.
Please read through and review the entire senior essay handbook the handbook will provide you with due dates and deadlines, important forms, faculty fields. The history department awarded the following students with senior essay prizes at a ceremony in the department on friday, may 18th. The yale library system has a rich collection of original papers and primary sources for senior essay projects below are a small sampling of those extensive . Senior essay history is more than past events it is also the discipline of historical inquiry as a discipline, it uses many techniques, but its basic method is the.