Short-Term Research Experience for Underrepresented Persons (STEP-UP)

The STEP-UP Program provides hands-on summer research experience for high school and undergraduate students interested in exploring research careers.

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Learn more about the PhD program at St. Jude

Research Departments at St. Jude:
·         Cell & Molecular Biology
·         Chemical Biology & Therapeutics
·         Computational Biology
·         Developmental Biology
·         Developmental Neurobiology
·         Genetics
·         Hematology
·         Immunology
·         Infectious Diseases
·         Oncology
·         Pathology
·         Pharmaceutical Sciences
·         Radiation Oncology
·         Structural Biology
·         Tumor Cell Biology
The assistant dean of the doctoral program at St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital will visit SMU on September 28th.
Facebook: @StJudeGradSchool @DeanRacqstar
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Capital of Texas Undergraduate Research Conference

Don’t miss this opportunity to present your research to students from all over Texas. Register by September 28th at !

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Engaged Learning Week: Student Presentations Spring 2018

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Film Screening: Particle Fever

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REU in Physics – UT Dallas

We are excited to share that we will be hosting an NSF-sponsored Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU) program in physics at UT Dallas this summer.  The UT Dallas Physics REU will take place from May 28 to August 3, 2018. The REU Fellows will be immersed in an exciting ten-week summer research program, carefully mentored by UTD faculty. The key objectives of the program are to instill in the REU Fellows the excitement of research and careers in science, and to build their research skills both independently and in research teams. This program includes a $5,000 stipend, housing, 21 meals per week, access to the gym, and multiple social events (~$8500 total package).

The program has core areas in

-Atomic, Molecular, and Optical Physics


-Cosmology and Gravitation

-Plasma Physics

-Space Physics

To learn more and to access the application, please visit our REU website at:

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REU in Multifunctional Materials – Texas A & M University

Dillon Vaughn

Program Specialist I

Texas A&M University

Materials Science & Engineering | RDMC 221

3003 TAMU | College Station, TX 77843-3003


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More information and on-line application form are available at our web site:

As participants in the TCU Physics and Astronomy REU program, students will:

Collaborate on a research project alongside faculty and graduate students.
Learn about working in the aerospace industry through field trips.
Develop skills in giving a research presentation.
Participate in a mini-workshop on research ethics.
Receive a $5000 stipend, free dorm housing, travel support to/from TCU and home, and paid travel expenses to a scientific conference to present the results of their research.

Students will work with faculty in the TCU Departments of Physics and Astronomy or Chemistry or Engineering on research in the fields of Materials Science, Bio-Physics, Observational Astronomy, Theoretical Modeling and Simulation.

Also, we are still acccepting applications for our Ph.D. Program:

Graduate Deadline February 1st (though late applications will be considered)

Let me know if you have any questions.


Peter Frinchaboy
REU Program Director
Graduate Director
Department of Physics and Astronomy
TCU Box 298840
Fort Worth, TX 76129

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SMU Journal of Undergraduate Research | Launch

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Butler University’s Undergraduate Research Conference is Now Accepting Submissions!

Butler University invites undergraduate scholars

to share innovative research, scholarship, and creative endeavor

with hundreds of their peers at the 30th Annual

Undergraduate Research Conference

April 13, 2018

at Butler University, Indianapolis, Indiana

The registration system is now open and

submissions are welcome through February 15.

We look forward to seeing you in April,

Conference Director: Dr. Dacia Charlesworth
Conference Coordinator: Melissa Friedman

Visit for more information.


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