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Introduction to Undergraduate Research at UT

Tuesday, 26 November, 2013

Undergraduate Research Students' Association information session:

Proposed Schedule

5.30 - Welcome, URSA intro and introduction to the Office of Undergraduate Research (brief how-to's): Mark Remec, Sharon Sweetser Pound

5.40 - Brief introduction to national scholarships for undergraduate research (Goldwater, Udall, NSF, Fulbright, et al.): Nichole Fazio-Veigel

5.45 - Panel of student presenters (about 5 min. each, incl. q&a):

        - Mark Remec moderating, URSA, Symposium, Physics research

        - Sahba Seddighi: Pursuit, Neuroscience research, national opportunities (NIH)

        - Mark Oliver or Evan Ford: Pursuit, Arts and Humanities research

        - Julia Ross: Roosevelt Institute, Social Science, Policy and Public Health research, PPIA

        - (TBD) Theatre student, research in the performing arts

        - (TBD) Christina Clouthier: Architecture and trauma research or Marianella D'Aprile: Architecture and Urban Design research

6.10 - Faculty mentor

6.15 - International Undergraduate Research/URSA/Pursuit/Symposium/Goldwater/ThinkSwiss: Melissa Lee, via Skype

6.20 - Vision and Value of Undergraduate Research at UT: Dr. Taylor Eighmy




Baker Center- Toyota Auditorium
1640 Cumberland Avenue
Knoxville, TN 37996

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Event Contact

Sharon Pound

Phone: 974-1475
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