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Now Accepting 2018 Abstracts/Mini-exhibits for the Celebration of Student Research and Creative Endeavors
Feb 6, 2018

The 21th Annual Celebration of Student Research and Creative Endeavors will be held on Thursday, April 19th, 2018 on the 4th floor of the Plem

Plant Pathways Elucidation Project (P2EP) Summer Internship Program Accepting Applications
Feb 5, 2018

The application period is now open for this year's Plant Pathways Elucidation Project (P2EP) Summer Internship Program.

Leadership Opportunity for Students in the Atmospheric Sciences
Feb 5, 2018

Curious about the intersection of science and policy?
Want to get a close-up view of Washington D.C.?

Perspectives on Undergraduate Research and Mentoring (PURM) Call for Papers
Sep 14, 2015

For the Perspectives on Undergraduate Research and Mentoring (PURM) Fall 2016 special issue on Mentoring Undergraduate Research in the Professional Disciplines, educators and students are invited to submit papers that explore the unique challenges and experiences of mentoring undergraduate...

Spring 2016 Undergraduate Research Assistantship (URA) Program Recipients Announced
Sep 2, 2015

All Spring 2016 Undergraduate Research Assistantships have been officially awarded. A total of 20 Faculty/undergraduate teams representing 12 different academic departments were awarded URA's totaling $20,000.00.

11th Annual State of North Carolina Undergraduate Research and Creativity Symposium (SNCURCS)
Aug 26, 2015

The Office of Student Research would like to personally invite you and your students to submit abstracts of research and creative endeavors (performance, plays, readings, exhibits, displays, etc.) for presentation at the 2015 State of North Carolina Undergraduate Research and Creativity...

Michael Gangloff's Student Conducts Surveys on Appalachian ElkToe Mussel
Jul 27, 2015

Gary Pandolifi's research involves assessing the impacts of human driven land-use modifications and climate change on the critically endangered Appalachian Elktoe mussel (Alasmidonta raveneliana).

Graduate Students Present at International Mountain Studies Conference in Alberta, Canada
May 25, 2015

Three graduate students and a faculty member from the Center for Appalachian Studies presented papers at an international mountain studies conference in Jasper National Park, Alberta, Canada, May 5-8, 2015.

Congratulations to our Summer 2015 Undergraduate Research Assistantship (URA) Recipients
May 22, 2015

All Summer 2015 Undergraduate Research Assistantships have been officially awarded. A total of 20 Faculty/undergraduate teams representing 11 different academic departments were awarded URA's totaling $20,000.00.

Appalachian Student Awarded Prestigious Hollings Scholarship
Apr 16, 2015

Eric Burton who presented at the NC Conference on Undergraduate Research was just selected for the prestigious NOAA Hollings Scholarship.

Celebration of Student Research and Creative Endeavors
Apr 16, 2015

The 18th Annual Celebration of Student Research and Creative Endeavors will be held on Thursday, April 23th, 2015 from 9:00 am - 5:00 pm on the 4th floor of the new Plemmons Student Union addition.

Summer 2015 Undergraduate Research Assistantship (URA) Program
Apr 14, 2015

The Office of Student Research is now accepting applications for our Summer 2015 Undergraduate Research Assistantship (URA) Program. The Summer 2015 URA deadline is Friday, May 8, 2015 with award notifications made by the end of May.

2015 Call for Student Poster Abstracts for the Appalachian Energy Summit
Mar 20, 2015

As part of the 2015 Appalachian Energy Summit the Appalachian Energy Center announces a Call for Student Poster Abstracts for the 3rd Annual Appalachian Energy Summit Poster Contest.