OUR Newsletter: May 7, 2015

The Office for Undergraduate Research newsletter is published bi-weekly to share news about undergraduate research at UNC, relevant events, accomplishments of our students and faculty, and more.  For additional information, please visit our website or email us at our@unc.edu.

In this newsletter:

• On the Blogs

• OUR News

• Other News, Events and Opportunities

• Make a Gift


On the Blogs

OUR Blog: OUR undergraduate assistant Caleb Helms writes about the Celebration of Undergraduate Research and the best poster awards.

GRC Blog: Jessica Tanner writes about undergraduate research in her French literature course and you can read GRC Emma Monroy's reflections about the course as well.


OUR News

Faculty: if you are teaching a research-exposure course in Fall 2015 and plan to apply for a Graduate Research Consultant, the deadline is July 15, 2015.

Congratulations to 2011 SURF recipient Austin Cooper '14, who has been awarded a 2015-16 Fulbright.

Congratulations to 2014 SURF recipient Yue (Ashelee) Yang, who has been awarded Highest Honors for her Honors Thesis in Sociology.


Other News, Events and Opportunities


The American Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology (ASBMB) offers funding to students who demonstrate an interest in the fields of biochemistry and molecular biology and who enhance the diversity of science. The deadline to apply is May 18, 2015.

Explorations, the Journal of Undergraduate Research and Creative Activities for the State of North Carolina, is seeking submissions for its next issue. Deadline: June 1, 2015.


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