Lecturer, Committee on Degrees in Social Studies, Harvard University; Thesis Workshop Organizer, Minda de Gunzburg Center for European Studies, Harvard University
September 26, 2023
6:00pm - 7:00pm
William James Hall, Third Floor
This session will address questions such as the scope, the purpose, and the structure of the senior thesis. It will focus on strategies for developing a good topic (finding a manageable and interesting question and case selection).
Photo: Fiona Brennan (Government, 2024) - CES Senior Thesis Grant Recipients 2023 – For more information on our 2023 grant recipients and their research projects, see here.
For Harvard College students interested in writing a senior thesis, the Minda de Gunzburg Center for European Studies (CES) offers the Thesis Workshop for Juniors to navigate them through the daunting process. This session is part of this workshop series designed to:
Build fundamental skills for writing a successful thesis.
Offer best methods and practices for remote learning and research.
Showcase the work of seniors who are completing their research.
All sessions are open to Harvard College students, especially juniors, intending to write theses in the social sciences, irrespective of geographic or subject-area focus.