Participate in undergrad research

OUR VIEW: It's important for students to participate in undergraduate research to learn outside the classroom. The Celebration of Scholarship took place on April 26-27, including the Enhancing Undergraduate Research Endeavors and Creative Activities student poster presentations. Our peers had … [Read more...]

Wind ensemble performance, Fascinating Ribbons, wraps up Celebration of Scholarship

The Department of Music University Wind Ensemble performed four pieces, closing out the Celebration of Scholarship, Thursday April 27. The 36-member band filled the stage in Akin Auditorium. The band members were dressed in all black, their brass and woodwind instruments making a stark contrast … [Read more...]

Students, faculty show off research at Celebration of Scholarship

BY THE NUMBERS Faculty and graduate student podium presentations | 19 Faculty and graduate student poster presentations | 6 Undergraduate podium presentations | 37 Undergraduate poster presentations | 33 FROM PARTICIPANTS Kenneth Shanks, senior photography and presenter | “I … [Read more...]

What I’ve learned through undergrad research

A typical week of research begins by meeting with James Masuoka, associate professor of biology, to discuss the preparations that need to be made for our experiment. Preparations include calculations to determine proper dosages, creating stock cultures of Candida albicans, which is a fungus that … [Read more...]

Honors students to present research at symposium March 25

The Redwine Honors Program’s 11th Annual Honors Symposium is scheduled for March 25 at 10 a.m. in Dillard 189. The event will compile honors students research projects, and offer a chance to present the findings followed by a faculty panel to discuss cultural diversity and contributions to their … [Read more...]

UGROW project subscriptions open to students

Sign up for Undergraduate Research Opportunities Summer Workshop's summer research project is open in the Clark Student Center atrium. On Feb. 23 from 5:30-7 p.m., UGROW members will host "Posters on the Go," a presentation to discuss the progress of their projects.“I encourage students to do … [Read more...]

Award recipients announced for fall undergrad research forum

Undergraduate Research and Creative Activities ForumWhen: Nov. 17Where: Clark Student CenterPoster presentations: 39Oral presentations: 39Student perspectivesHow did you get the data for your presentation together? “Every year at the end of clinical teaching we have a wrap up meeting and they do the … [Read more...]

Undergraduate research office uses Cards Against Humanity for mock proposals

Apryl Webb, secretary of the office of undergraduate research, hosted a workshop titled "Getting Started in Undergraduate Research and Creative Activities" to help students become acclimated to the undergraduate research experience.Getting started in undergraduate research and creative activities … [Read more...]

Students spend months preparing for forum

A plastic heart is handed around Comanche, students and faculty sit in awe over the complexity and precision made by 3-D printers and the information gathered in this presentation.Michael Olaya, mechanical engineering and physics junior, presented his independent study, which brought in more than 70 … [Read more...]

Hundreds receive extra credit

About 30 instructors signed up in advance for their students to receive extra credit for evaluating three oral or poster presentations. Students turned in about 1,000 evaluations during the day-long forum.Stacia Miller, assistant professor of kinesiology, said, "The extra credit helps to create a … [Read more...]