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The 2017 Outstanding Undergraduate Scholarly Activity Award winners:

  • Ms. Meagan Englert, College of Education, Mentor:  Dr. Lexey Bartlett
  • Ms. Nicole Feyerherm, College of Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences, Mentor:  Dr. Cheryl Duffy
  • Ms. Chelsea Marcotte, College of Health and Behavioral Sciences, Mentor:  Dr. Trey Hill
  • Ms. Ashley Roth, College of Business and Entrepreneurship, Mentor:  Dr. Sam Schreyer
  • Mr. Nicholas Varvel, College of Science, Technology and Mathematics, Mentor:  Dr. Brian Maricle

2016 Winners:

  • Mr. Daniel Cano (College of Business and Entrepreneurship),
  • Ms. Taylor Willits (College of Health and Behavioral Sciences),
  • Ms. Paige Evans (College of Science, Technology and Mathematics).

Sponsored by the URE Steering Committee, this prestigious award recognizes undergraduate students who exemplify scholarly activity. Qualities that make a student successful in scholarly activities characterize those same qualities FHSU seeks to develop in students: original thought, creative ideas, communicating with professional colleagues, critical reasoning, analysis of research, translation of evidence into practice, and first-hand knowledge of how work is performed within a professional discipline. All disciplines are eligible for this award. One award for each college is available. Names of nominees were submitted by faculty and staff, and describe the scholarly qualifications and products of the students--for example, published papers, professional presentations, on-campus research activities, musical/artistic performance, or other novel scholarly activity.  All awardees and nominees will be recognized at the Spring URE reception, held during National Undergraduate Research Week (April 9- April 13, 2018).

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 The FY 17 Undergraduate Research Experience Support Grants have been awarded. See the list of awardees.

Q&A with NSF's Nimmi Kannankutty about diversity in the STEM workforce.

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The 2017 Undergraduate Research Day at the Capitol was Wednesday, February 15, 2017. View the video from 2013!

National Undergraduate Research Week is April 9-13, 2018.

The John Heinrichs Scholarly and Creative Activities Day is April 25, 2018. 

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