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Tag: Undergraduate Research

Oct 27, 2020

Envisioning Research Winner and OUR Ambassador Kaitlyn Tiffany Discusses Her Research in Paleontology

Author: Marco Valencia Switching gears, what sparked your interest in applying to become an OUR ambassador? Ms. Heather King has worked with me a lot on funding my research with Dr. Paciulli on the vocalizations of aye-aye lemurs and has helped guide me as I was supposed to present at the National Conference on Undergraduate Research.… 

Oct 26, 2020

Digging Into Research: How Erin Gniewek found a passion in archaeology

Author: Marco Valencia The Office of Undergraduate Research was given the opportunity to sit down with senior Erin Gniewek to discuss some of her experiences with undergraduate research and how that research established a new future interest. Gniewek is double majoring in animal science and anthropology and has been involved with research inside Dr. S. Tom… 

Sep 14, 2020

Speeding Your Way Into Research: Courtney Smith shares her journey in undergraduate research

Author: Marco Valencia The Office of Undergraduate Research recently sat down (virtually) with Courtney Smith, a junior student studying Fisheries, Wildlife and Conservation Biology within the College of Natural Resources. Smith was actively looking for research opportunities when she connected with her mentor at one of OUR’s events: Speed Researching. Since then, she has worked… 

Apr 28, 2020

Dr. Michael Dickey Receives Inaugural Outstanding Research Mentor Award

During the 29th Annual Spring Undergraduate Research & Creativity Symposium, held virtually April 24-25, Dr. Michael Dickey, Alcoa Professor in Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering was presented with the inaugural Outstanding Research Mentor Award from the Office of Undergraduate Research. Future recipients, honored annually at the Spring Symposium, will be presented with the Michael Dickey Outstanding… 

Nov 26, 2019

29th Annual NC State (virtual!) Undergraduate Research & Creativity Spring Symposium

[callout bodyfontface=”universcondensed” heading=”Spring Symposium is now virtual!” headingtype=”h3″ headingfontface=”glypha” headingicon=”noicon” textalign=”textcenter” url=”https://undergradresearch.dasa.ncsu.edu/spring20symposium/” type=”basic” bgcolor=”huntyellow” margin=”thinmargin”]Click here for details on how to register, present, and participate in the event[/callout] [lead]Please join us at the 29th Annual NC State Undergraduate Research & Creativity Spring Symposium![/lead] Each spring the Office of Undergraduate Research hosts an annual research and creativity… 

Nov 9, 2019

ACC Meeting of the Minds 2020 – Presentation opportunity – Apply Now

The 15th Annual ACC Meeting of the Minds will be held at the University of North Carolina – Chapel Hill on March 20-22, 2020 NC State University’s OUR is looking for 5 students/projects from varied disciplines and colleges to take to the conference to present their original undergraduate research and represent NC State University at this highly… 

Oct 31, 2019

Research in Photos: Senior Kenzie Cromer wins the 2019 Envisioning Research Contest

In August, winners of the 2019 Envisioning Research contest were announced. Kenzie Cromer, a senior studying biological sciences with a concentration in integrated physiology and neurobiology, snagged both first and second place spots in the undergraduate student photography category of the contest. Cromer learned about the contest via social media during her junior year and… 

Apr 25, 2019

Research Symposium Awards 24 Students and Announces New Partnership

  The 28th Annual Spring Undergraduate Research & Creativity Symposium, sponsored by the Office of Undergraduate Research (OUR), the Undergraduate Research Club (URClub), and the Division of Academic and Student Affairs (DASA), took place Wednesday, April 24 in the Talley Student Union Ballrooms from 12:00-4:30pm. Over 200 posters were presented, representing the research work of… 

Apr 25, 2019

New Partnership with NC State’s Panhellenic Association

(Announced by Lexi DeFalco, Panhellenic President, and Sam Fiore, VP Communications, at the 28th Annual Spring Undergraduate Research Symposium on April 24, 2019.)   The Panhellenic Association is the governing body of the 10 National Panhellenic Conference (NPC) sororities on campus, as well as 1 Associate Member chapter. The Panhellenic Association at NC State organizes formal… 

Jun 19, 2017

16th Annual Summer UGR Symposium

Tuesday August 1, 2017 10:30a – 3pm Check In For Presenters 10 – 10:30am Talley Student Center Ballroom Please join us at the 16th Annual Summer Undergraduate Research Symposium where undergraduate students from NC State and Summer REU Programs will share their research with the campus. As a courtesy and out of respect for your fellow…