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How Is Scientific Sampling Done? Duquesne to Demonstrate Methods for Monitoring at Wingfield Pines

How do scientists monitor water quality? What processes do they use to remediate contaminated water and land? How do they study fish? Curious adults and children are invited to see science in action on Saturday, April 12, when Duquesne...
4/10/2014 12:05 AM EDT

An Outstanding Honor: Three Duquesne Students Selected for Goldwater Scholarships

An Outstanding Honor: Three Duquesne Students Selected for Goldwater Scholarships
4/7/2014 12:00 PM EDT

UT Arlington Undergrad Honored for Research on Antibiotic Resistant Infection

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

CUR Fellow Award Recognizes Excellence in Undergraduate Research

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

Water Monitoring Effort by Duquesne Researchers Receives Continued Support

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

Council on Undergraduate Research Announces Mentor Award Winner

Mary Savina, Carleton College, Recognized as the 2013 Geosciences Undergraduate Research Mentor
10/11/2013 2:10 PM EDT

Increasing Diversity of Undergraduate Scientific Researchers

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

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