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Volunteer Opportunity with Kids-U

Dear student researchers, If you are looking for volunteer opportunities during the semester or the summer period, below find information about Kids-U. This program offers free tutoring to at risk kids in grades K-8th.

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MIT Summer Research Opportunities through Amgen-UROP Scholars

Dear student researchers, Below find information on the 2015 Amgen-UROP Scholars Program at MIT. It offers opportunities for students to get involved in research during the summer at MIT under the guidance of expert faculty. Scholars will receive a stipend, … Continue reading

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Mayer Interdisciplinary Research Fellows Proposals Due March 28th!

Dear student researchers, Anyone considering interdisciplinary research projects where at least one discipline is in Dedman College are encouraged to apply to the Mayer Scholars program. Proposals are due March 28th and should be submitted to Dr. Caroline B. Brettell at

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Research Day 2014 is here! Wed, Feb 26

RESEARCH DAY 2014 UNDERGRADUATE PRESENTATIONS Wed, Feb 26 10:30 am – 12:30 pm Hughes-Trigg Forum I would like to extend an invitation to the 2014 Research Day. This year, Research Day will debut a pilot presentation session in the morning … Continue reading

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SMU Research Fair – Fri, Feb 26

Dear student researchers, Research Day is almost here! February 26 has been designated as Research Day, and it will begin with a presentation session by Undergraduate Research and McNair scholar students from 10:30 am – 12:30 pm in the HT … Continue reading

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Spring Engaged Learning Week – Feb 5, 6, 7

Dear student researchers, Engaged Learning will have a whole week of events starting on Feb 5 and ending on Feb 7. The kickoff event on Feb 5 will include a free coffee event at Cafe 100 with a few students … Continue reading

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MIT Research Opportunities through AMGEN-UROP Program, Deadline Feb. 3

Dear students, Below find a link with details for an opportunity to be involved in MIT’s Amgen-UROP Scholars Program. The program is designed to provide strong science research experience and to cultivate a passion for careers in the science fields. … Continue reading

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Update to 2013 Summer Research Assistantships Guidelines: Deadline April 5th!

In response to very positive response on the original Announcement of the full-time Summer Research Assistantships (SRAs) for 2013, we would like to clarify to points concerning the matching funds. For those applications that rely on a source of matching … Continue reading

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2013 Full-time Summer Research Assistantships, March 29 Deadline!

SMU is hosting the 2nd Annual full-time Summer Research Assistantships. They are a great way to engage in a focused project on a topic of your interest. They can be a stepping stone to an Engaged Learning or other SMU … Continue reading

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URA student nominated for SMU Student Employee of the Year

Kyle Paterson, a junior Geology major, was announced as a finalist in the SMU Student Employee of the Year campaign for his work as an undergraduate research assistant in the Schuler Museum of Paleontology. Kyle was nominated by Dr. Louis … Continue reading

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