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September 23 - Septemberfest


Drop in office hours (151 Strong Hall) 10am-12pm every Friday!
Featured Resource: Getting Started


Are you wanting to get started doing research, but are not sure how to get involved?  Take a look at our Research Bytes with some practical tips for getting started:

UGRAs: Fall awards announced,
Call for Spring proposals

Fifteen students are receiving Undergraduate Research Awards (UGRAs) for the fall 2015 semester. UGRA recipients are awarded $1,000 to fund their mentored research and creative projects, which represent departments from across campus and explore a wide range of topics.
Proposals for spring 2016 UGRAs are due November 5th, 2015. Interested students are encouraged to attend the upcoming information sessions and proposal workshops.  
EuroScholars Information Session     
Would you like to participate in cutting-edge research in your academic discipline? Are you interested in studying abroad while at KU? If your answer is an emphatic "yes,"  then join us on
Monday, September 14th at 3:30pm in the Nunemaker Center to learn more about the EuroScholars program! EuroScholars is a prestigious semester-long study abroad program designed for talented and highly-motivated undergraduate students looking to participate in international research.

Unable to attend the information session but interested in learning more?   Drop by the Office of Study Abroad Info Center in 105 Lippincott, or call 785.864.3742 to schedule an appointment with David Wiley, Program Coordinator.   
September Spotlights  

Alumnus: Shane Stecklein  
KU Major: Biology, Class of 2006


Mentor: Michael Detamore  

Department: Chemical & Petroleum Engineering

Student: Dory Tuininga
Majors: Geography


KU is an institutional member of the Council for Undergraduate Research.

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