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UNC Graduate School Announces Student Awards

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Research Day Highlight's UNC's Celebration of Academic Excellence April 4-10

The University of Northern Colorado will celebrate academic excellence with a variety of activities and ceremonies during the school's annual Academic Excellence Week, April 4-10. The highlights of the many activities promoting academic excellence and recognizing student, faculty and staff scholastic achievements during the celebration include:

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Students to Analyze Skeletons from Ancient City in Italy

The National Science Foundation awarded a grant for a summer research experience for undergraduates who will gather data from more than 12,000 skeletons excavated from an ancient Sicilian city to learn more about the health and lifestyle of the population.

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UNC Study Examining Marijuana Use Among College Students

A study by the University of Northern Colorado funded by the National Institutes of Health will examine how marijuana use among college students relates to their academic motivation and performance.

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Researchers Advise Wearing Hearing Protection When Shooting Air Rifles

In their article published in the International Journal of Audiology, University of Northern Colorado faculty Deanna Meinke and Don Finan conclude that all air rife shooters, especially youth, should wear hearing protection when engaging in shooting activities.

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