Category Archives: Student Researcher

A nationally recognized leader in student success

Abilene Christian University is the highest-ranking university in Texas in a U.S. News & World Report benchmark focused on student success. ACU achieved Top 20 status in three of eight high-impact categories among 1,500 universities evaluated for “A Focus on Student Success” … Continue reading

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Fall 2019 Travel Applications Open

Fall 2019 Travel Applications are now open and are due by 5pm on September 16. The Office of Undergraduate Research awards travel funding for both undergraduate research students and faculty mentors to travel to a conference to present and showcase … Continue reading

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Spring 2019 Travel Applications Now Open

Spring 2019 Travel Applications are now open and are due by 5pm on February 1. The Office of Undergraduate Research awards travel funding for both undergraduate research students and faculty mentors to travel to a conference to present and showcase … Continue reading

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Physics Team Announces Incredible Achievement!

The PHENIX Collaboration, a team of Physics researchers including ACU Faculty Rusty Towell, Donald Isenhower, and Michael Daugherity, as well as ACU students Hannah Hamilton, Cecily Towell, and Daniel Jumper, recently published the paper, “Creation of quark-gluon plasma droplets with … Continue reading

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Abstract Submissions for 2019 Undergraduate Research Festival Now Open

Abstract submission for the 2019 ACU Undergraduate Research Festival is now open. Undergraduate students who have performed research between April 2018 and April 2019 may submit their abstracts through the Abstract Submission form.  Abstract submission will close Feb 8, 2019. … Continue reading

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Undergraduate Student Grants for Scholarly/Creative Activities

This 2018-2019 Academic Year, we announce the availability of funds for undergraduate students who wish to conduct their own independent research studies, under the mentorship of a faculty member. Applications are due by 5pm on Friday, November 30th, and awards … Continue reading

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Fall 2018 Travel Applications are now Open!

Fall 2018 Travel Applications are now open and are due by 5pm on September 14. The Office of Undergraduate Research awards travel funding for both undergraduate research students and faculty mentors to travel to a conference to present and showcase … Continue reading

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Student Opportunities Center

The S.O.C. is a platform which connects students to over 10,000 student conferences, journals, new and prestigious experiential learning opportunities, and undergraduate research opportunities Continue reading

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SPUR Travel Grants

With the financial support of the Student Association, the Student Panel on Undergraduate Research awards travel grants to undergraduate researchers. These awards help students travel to professional conferences to present their work.  The awards are awarded based on a rubric. … Continue reading

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ACU Undergraduate Researchers Presented at a Variety of Conferences this Fall

More than 50 students traveled to present at conferences. Continue reading

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