Recent Projects

What ideas or questions can you explore with a senior thesis? Read more about the topics students chose in the slideshow below.

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View or download a PDF of the 2022 Senior Thesis Presentation


Examples of creative projects by the Class of 2022

Ephemeral 2
An image from from studio art major Sienna Wilson's thesis, "Immaterial in the Physical World."

Park Pack
Design major Emma Connors created trading cards that encourage national park visitors to hike, explore, and learn about wildlife, Indigenous history, and more.

Staud Prayer Of Sorts
For her creative writing thesis project, English and economics major Anna Staud wrote a poetry collection, "A Prayer of Sorts," to explore how prayer and our lives are marked by paradox.

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An illustration from studio art and German major Naya Tadavarthy's creative project, a children's book on 19th-century German author Gisela von Arnim, titled "Once Upon an Author."

Altitude Website 1
Design major Sophie Schroth created a website, Altitude, designed to use GPS tracking to reduce barriers to hike planning and improve safety for outdoor enthusiasts."

Godiya Thesis Slide
Anthropology major Godiya Simon is working to document and preserve her native language, Kibaku, which is spoken by about 200,000 people in Nigeria."