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Undergraduate Research

Looking for hands-on research challenges? There are many options for students in the A&S | Maxwell, where research isn't limited to subjects like biology or chemistry. Our students pursue research interests in nearly every discipline, such as communication science and disorders; Earth sciences; women's and gender studies; applied mathematics, economics and many more. No matter your major, we encourage you to talk to your professors about creating new research projects. Find inspiration, below!

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42 A&S Students Receive 2023 Spring SOURCE and Honors Grants

Undergraduates are awarded up to $7,500 in support for research projects. The awards support experiential learning for undergraduates through research.

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A Blueprint for Engaged Humanities: Maggie Sardino Featured in Humanities for All

Maggie Sardino's '23 blog post has been featured in Humanities for All. The post describes Sardino's experience as a student research assistant with the Engaged Humanities Network.

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Project Mend Builds Community Through Writing for Those Impacted by the Justice System

Undergraduate Fátima Bings Martínez '24 has gained hands-on skills working as a research assistant with Project Mend, funded through a University SOURCE grant.

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Expanding Summer Research Opportunities Through SU-STAR

Undergraduate students from underrepresented groups have the opportunity to attend an 8-week SU-STAR summer program, receiving training in alcohol and related health research.

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Annual Research Festival Showcases Impressive A&S Undergraduate Work

A&S' annual Undergraduate Research Festival hosts over 100 students to present their research project findings to fellow peers, faculty, staff and visitors.

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A&S Student Honors Holocaust Survivor through Research Project

Courtney Conte '23 pursued a research project to honor holocaust survivor Bob Hyman's life by laying a Stolperstein, a marker with details about their story.