University of Texas at Arlington student Emmanuel Fordjour was a sophomore when he sought out Julian Hurdle, an assistant professor of biology, and asked if he could help research ways to fight a dangerous, hospital-acquired disease called...
3/7/2014 7:00 AM EST
The Council on Undergraduate Research (CUR) will be presenting Dr. Mark Brodl, Associate Vice President for Academic Affairs and George W. Brackenridge Distinguished Professor of Biology at Trinity University, and Dr. Mitchell Malachowski, Professor...
1/6/2014 10:00 AM EST
The Colcom Foundation has renewed a second grant for Duquesne University’s Center for Environmental Research and Education (CERE), following funding of $128,000 last year to initiate an extraordinary water quality monitoring effort.
12/2/2013 11:00 AM EST
Promoting Undergraduate Research with the National Conference on Undergraduate Research University of Memphis Selected to Host 2017 Conference
The Council on Undergraduate Research (CUR) has selected the University of Memphis to host the 2017 National Conference on Undergraduate Research (NCUR). This esteemed event brings together more than 3,000 students and their faculty mentors for a...
11/13/2013 12:00 PM EST
Mary Savina, Carleton College, Recognized as the 2013 Geosciences Undergraduate Research Mentor
10/11/2013 2:10 PM EDT
While relatively few scientific researchers are women, African American, Latino, individuals with disabilities, or first generation college students, engaging undergraduate students in scientific research increases their likelihood of pursuing...
10/15/2013 10:00 AM EDT
Elon University Announces the 2014-2016 Center for Engaged Learning Seminar on Mentoring Undergraduate Research
Elon University is pleased to announce the 2014-2016 Center for Engaged Learning Seminar on Mentoring Undergraduate Research, a two-year research seminar that supports individuals interested in pursuing research that advances excellence in mentoring...
10/15/2013 7:00 AM EDT
Council on Undergraduate Research and Goldwater Scholars Faculty Mentor Award to Honor Outstanding Leaders
10/1/2013 7:00 AM EDT