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Featured Resource: Research Experience Program
Graduating seniors: we've extended the deadline for the Research Experience Program (REP) to May 20!  This certificate appears on your KU transcript to recognize your involvement with research while at KU. Take 5 minutes to fill out an online form and earn your certificate today!

2016 Mentor Award Winners

A good mentor is the key to a great undergraduate research experience, and this year's mentor award winners show the impact a great mentor can have. 

The 2016 mentor award winners were announced at the Undergraduate Research Symposium on April 23.  They are:

Congratulations to all of the outstanding mentors who were nominated for these two awards! 

Undergraduate Research Symposium Award Winners 

Congratulations to all 147 students who presented at the Undergraduate Research Symposium on April 23, and a huge thank you to the countless volunteers who helped us put on the event.  We had over 500 people in attendance to see some outstanding student presentations.  Judges selected 28 student presentations to receive Outstanding Presentation Awards (listed below).  Thank you to everyone for making this event happen-we look forward to doing it again next year!  

Summer Research Workshops    
Sticking around campus this summer to do research?  The Center for Undergraduate Research has a full list of summer workshops to help you sharpen your skills and get connected to other student researchers. We will also host a poster session on July 29 for students to share what you learned.  Check out the calendar below and mark your calendars!  
May Spotlights  
Alumnus: Hunter Finch
Graduate Career Coach
KU Major: Sociology, Class of 2013

Mentor: David Roediger

Department: American Studies & History

Student: Eileen Vander Velden
Major: Speech-Language-Hearing


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