For complete details, please review. Downloadable Schedule
The below calendar is a brief summary of key dates/deliverables. Deadlines are not negotiable. Please see the downloadable schedule for specific details/deadlines. All required MP formatting guidelines are available here.
|Project Idea – Develop a MP project idea that states the objective of your MP, the method and data to be applied to address that objective, and a list of 2-3 potential MP advisers.||2nd semester||Wednesday, February 03, 2016|
|adviser Assignment – After receipt of your project idea, an MP adviser will be assigned.||2nd semester||Tuesday, March 08, 2016|
|Draft Proposal||2nd semester||Monday, April 04, 2016|
|Project proposal approved by adviser (Signature of Approal on proposal cover sheet)||2nd semester||Friday, April 29, 2016|
|Have a conversation with MP adviser to review progress on MP and agree on timetable of intermediate deadlines||3rd semester||Friday, September 09, 2016|
|Final Proposal||3rd semester||Friday, September 30, 2016|
|Complete IRB Exemption Form (if applicable)||3rd semester||Within 7 days after completion of Final MP Project Proposal OR SOONER|
|Project Presentation||3rd semester, December place based session||December 11-14, 2016
Presentation due to DEL Office December 5, 1:00 PM ET.
|Complete MP Written Draft||4th semester||Monday, February 27, 2017|
|Revised MP Written Draft||Monday after Spring Break||Monday, March 20, 2017|
|Practice – Practice your MP presentation at least once with a classmate for feedback (is the presentation clear, is the flow logical, how’s the timing – too short, too long). Evaluation criteria are available on DEL WP Site > MP||4th semester||Early-mid March
|10-Line Abstract||4th semester||Wednesday, March 22, 2017|
|Virtual MP Presentation||4th semester||Held for April 13-14, 2017|
|Final Written Paper||Last Friday of reading week||Friday, April 28, 2017 by 5:00 PM ET**
Separate Executive Summary submission must be signed by adviser(s).
|Final face-to-face MP presentation||Graduation week||Friday, May 11, 2017
Presentation due to DEL by Friday, May 5, 2017, 1:00 PM ET.