From biology to engineering, from physics to history, from chemistry to literature, research by undergraduates at AAU universities is making a difference in their education and in our lives.
Carolyna Quiles won an Outstanding Young Researcher Award and an Outstanding Poster Award at the Illinois Summer Research Symposium and discovered a new career path.
Senior Jeliyah Clark is an undergraduate researcher studying environmental health sciences within the UNC Gillings School of Global Public Health. Her research focuses on the impacts of human exposure to environmental contaminants.
University of Pittsburgh senior Emily Klonicki spent the summer before her senior year studying planetary protection at NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory in Pasadena, California.
Stanford’s Virtual Human Interaction Lab (VHIL) presented an immersive virtual reality experience about ocean acidification to members of the Palauan National Congress.
Stanford undergraduate students studied coral heat resistance in Palau to determine which corals are most successful under warmer conditions.
Students develop their own research projects while exploring the Pacific coral reefs of Palau in this Stanford University seminar.