UNC Undergraduate Research Spring 2017

Congratulations to all UNC students who represented us at various conferences and festivals throughout the country this spring.  Also congratulations to all students who participated in UNC's Research Day. 

Research Day

Research Day welcomes students, both graduate and undergraduate, to present their research in a daylong celebration.

For more information please visit the Center for Honors, Scholars, and Leadership.

UNC Undergraduates Presenting at 31st Annual National Conference on Undergraduate Research

The following seven students submitted abstracts to NCUR's 31st Annual conference, and out of 4000 or so submissions, were invited to present.  They will be giving their papers in Memphis, TN in April.  For more information about the conference, please click here.

  • Christen Ayers, Physical/Occupational Therapy/Speech Language Pathology, "Learning the Language of Math"
  • Melissa Chowning, Anthropology, "An Inside View: Childhood Stress at the Greek Colony, Himera"
  • Alexis Corcoran, Alyssa Shepherd, and Carly Browning, Cell & Molecular Biology, "Characterization of Luminal and Basal-like Breast Cancer Cells in Relation to BCL11A Genomic Editing"
  • Emily Doerner, Asian Studies/GIS/Geography, "Forest Cover and Changes in the Kashmir Valley: Militarization, Environmental Degradation, and Adaptation'
  • Everardo Reyes, Sociology, "Music Deserts:  How Social Inequality Affects Accessibility to Musical Resources Important to Actively Participating in Music"

The Office of Undergraduate Research

The Office of Undergraduate Research (OUR) provides support and recognition for undergraduate student research and creative endeavors for all Colleges at the University of Northern Colorado, furthering the University's goals for active learning, creativity, and original research. OUR also provides opportunities for grants, presentations and performances at symposiums and publication through URSIDAE, the Undergraduate Research Journal.

Faculty Fellow for Undergraduate Research

Dr. Janice Dickensheets
Assistant Professor of Music, Music History and Literature

Undergraduate Research Journal

The second issue of URSIDAE:  The Undergraduate Research Journal at UNC for 2016 is available.  To view the winning Research Day Abstracts visit the journal at http://digscholarship.unco.edu/urj/

As a matter of note, the URJ is published electronically, available via the web and is a fully open access journal. All works published in the URJ are published under an attribution, non-commercial, and share-alike Creative Commons license. Copyright is retained by the author.