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A UNC-CH Course Recently Received the UNC System’s Prestigious Undergraduate Research Program Award


Dr. Jade Fostvedt’s Course-based Undergraduate Research Experience (CURE) proposal was awarded funding that will allow students the chance to explore chemistry and conservation by synthesizing and analyzing pigments and dyes found in the Ackland Art Museum’s collection.

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Traces: The UNC-Chapel Hill Journal of History published its 12th volume


In Spring 2024, Traces released its 12th volume, featuring the work of undergraduate historical research from throughout the UNC system.

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Report from the 2024 Celebration of Undergraduate Research


More than 1300 attendees participated in the 25th Annual Celebration of Undergraduate Research, where they learned about research conducted across campus from more than 450 undergraduate researchers’ poster presentations.

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Endeavors features the stories of graduating undergraduate researchers


Undergraduate researchers from Carolina’s 2024 graduating class share how research has shaped their college experience, including some of the OUR’s graduating student ambassadors.

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Hollings Scholarship Awarded to Three UNC-CH Undergraduate Researchers


Clara DiVincenzo, Lucy Henthorn, and Isabel Leonard, were recently awarded the prestigious Hollings Scholarship, and we encourage others students to apply in the upcoming cycle.

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UNC-CH undergraduates collaborated on a study that has been published in Nature Communications


UNC-CH undergraduates collaborated on research exploring subcutaneous drug delivery in a study that could be promising for treating neurodegenerative disorders and neurological injuries, and their work was recently published.

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UNC's iGEM research team stands in front of the iGEM logo at a recent research event

UNC iGEM (International Genetically Engineered Machine) awarded Bronze Medal at iGEM Grand Jamboree Competition


Five UNC undergraduates won a Bronze Medal at the world’s largest synthetic biology competition for their research on detecting and treating Pseudomonas aeruginosa infections.

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UNC-CH Undergraduates Present Their Research at Statewide Symposium


Two undergraduate researchers from UNC-CH presented their research at the State of North Carolina’s Undergraduate Research and Creativity Symposium.

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Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowships: Applications Open Nov. 15


SURF recipients are paid a $4,000 stipend to engage in undergraduate research for at least 9 weeks, with a minimum of 20 hours/week during the summer. 

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Studying the Resilience of Carbon-Accumulating Seagrass: Olivia Key’s SURF Story


Olivia Key conducted research at the Institute of Marine Sciences on the resilience of seagrass beds in North Carolina.

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