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					BIO152
Spring 2012

Research paper: DUE MARCH 2 (No late work accepted!)

Four pages, double-spaced, 12 pt. font. Must include at least one scholarly source (i.e.
academic article).

Biologically relevant topic of your choosing. Some ideas include:

       1.    Diseases
                a. Type II diabetes
                b. Cancer clusters
                c. Celiac disease/gluten sensitivity
                d. Autism/Asperger’s
                e. Parkinson’s
                f. Alzheimers
       2.   Global warming
                a. Changes to migratory routes &/or ranges
       3.   Recent advances in stem cell research
       4.   Effect of politics on research
       5.   Integrated Pest Management
       6.   Endocrine disrupters

Your paper will be evaluated based on the following criteria:

      Content                               50 pts.
   -   Comprehension & Analysis              25
   -   Extent of research                    25

      Quality of writing                    20 pts.

      Bibliography
       & internal citations                  30 pts.

Useful websites:

http://www.nytimes.com/pages/science/index.html
http://www.sunysuffolk.edu/Prospects/Library.asp
http://scholar.google.com/




Prof. Smith

				
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