ANT Junior Calendar 2020-2021

This calendar highlights important dates for Anthropology Juniors in the current academic year.

For calendar details and important information, students should not rely solely on this list of highlighted dates.  The calendar in the Blackboard for Anthropology Concentrators is the official document for student reference.

August 2020

31           Classes begin

31           ANT Majors' Meeting, 5:00 pm EDT, via Zoom


10-11      Junior year advisers assigned

30           Deadline for the first meeting with your adviser


1-2          Group meeting on conducting library research in Anthropology;
                Individual consultation scheduled afterwards with Firestone librarian

10-13      Fall Break

16           DUE: JP Progress Report submitted to the department


24           Last day of classes

24           DUE: JP-related writing submitted to adviser

30           Reading period begins


1-15        Schedule a meeting with your adviser to discuss your JP and writing

2             Spring-term course selection in TigerHub

8             Dean's Date

January 2021

15           DUE: Junior Paper Proposal submitted to adviser and to the department

15           DUE: Final Track Declaration (default is Socio-Cultural Anthropology)


1             Spring term classes begin

TBA        Senior thesis planning group meeting with the DUS

5             Deadline to discuss your JP proposal with your adviser

19           SAFE opens for senior thesis funding application for summer research


12          DUE: Full Junior Paper Draft submitted to adviser
               Failure to submit or discuss with adviser will likely result in a deduction.

13-16     Spring Break

17           Senior Thesis Funding Workshop: 
               Crafting your Proposal and SAFE Information Session
               RSVP Link to the Office of Undergraduate Research           


The ANT Junior Paper deadline has been extended from 4/16 to 4/28/21.

2            ANT-IRB Boot Camp with IRB compliance administrator (10am-12pm EDT)

4            SAFE closes: Deadline to apply for summer Senior Thesis Research Funding

13         Fall-term course selection in TigerHub

19          JP substantially written. Begin final edits

27         Last day of classes

28         DUE: Final Junior Paper submitted to the department
              Advisers hold discretion to grant extensions up to the University deadline.

28         Reading period begins


5           Dean's Date (Wednesday)

7           University JIW deadline. Dean's extension is required after this date.


15         Last day of IRB advising, with exception for submitted protocols in progress