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UW Students Awarded Mini-Grants to Conduct Summer Research

UW Students Awarded Mini-Grants to Conduct Summer Research

Eleven University of Wyoming students received mini-grants from the Wyoming Research Scholars Program (WRSP) to conduct various research projects earlier this summer. The WRSP, a UW Science Initiative-supported program, pairs undergraduate students with faculty mentors who can model the scholarship, teaching, service and outreach activities of a professional scientist. The summer awards covered the students’ […]

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University of Central Missouri Scholars Present Research

University of Central Missouri Scholars Present Research

Undergraduate McNair scholars shared independent research with their peers during the 23rd annual McNair Research Symposium Wednesday, Sept. 21 in the Elliott Student Union. The Ronald E. McNair post-baccalaureate achievement program prepares undergraduate students for graduate school by conducting individual research and gaining knowledge on graduate programs, according to the University of Central Missouri website. […]

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St. Olaf student conducts research at National Institutes of Health

St. Olaf student conducts research at National Institutes of Health

St. Olaf College student Sydney Geiger ’18 spent her summer at the National Institutes of Health (NIH), where she conducted research that involved emerging brain imaging technology as part of the Amgen Scholars Program. The new technology that Geiger adopted in her research is called Functional Near-Infrared Spectroscopy. This device measures changes in blood oxygenation in cortical regions of […]

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