Rhode Island’s IDeA Networks of Biomedical Research Excellence (RI-INBRE) and the Rhode Island Experimental Program to Stimulate Competitive Research (EPSCoR)
What: The third annual Summer Undergraduate Research Fellows Conference to showcase high-level research conducted by undergraduates statewide. Speakers:
When: Friday, July 30, 2010; 9 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
Where: The Thomas M. Ryan Center, Kingston Campus
Summary: The scientific conference being held at URI isn’t standard faire in the academic world. Instead of presentations by seasoned researchers and faculty members who are well over thirty years old, this one features the fresh voices of an entirely new generation of scientists. The presenters are undergraduate students – from all over Rhode Island — who have been involved in an intensive high level, grant-supported research experience for 10-weeks with mentors statewide. There are 94 fellows showcasing their research.
For more information and to arrange interviews with student researchers, contact Jhodi Redlich, Dave Lavallee or Todd McLeish at 401-874-2116.