Tag Archives: Social Work

Undergradaute Research Mentors of the Year

These professors are nominated and chosen by ACU students for their exemplary work as mentors to undergraduate researchers. The winners are announced each year at the Undergraduate Research Festival. 2015-2016 Mentor of the Year Winners: Dr.  Michael Daugherity, Department of Engineering and … Continue reading

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Spring Conferences 2016

ACU students have been traveling all over the United States presenting their research. 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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Undergraduate Research Dinner Fall 2015

ACU undergraduate researchers and their mentors got together to celebrate research done by ACU students in the past year. Continue reading

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Summer Research Round Up 2015

ACU Undergraduate Researchers were busy this summer working on a variety of projects Continue reading

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Kaitlin Pegoda – Social Work

I research so that I can have the knowledge and skills to make a significant impact on the world I live in. Continue reading

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Summer 2014 Research Roundup

ACU Undergraduate Researchers have been busy this summer working on a variety of projects. Over 50 students from more than 15 departments have participated in research this summer. Seventeen students participated in research through the McNair Scholars program. Other students and … Continue reading

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Social Work Research Published in Conference Proceedings

Social work major Jennifer Carpenter’s paper “Factors Influencing College Attendance in Adopted Children” was selected to be published in the National Conference on Undergraduate Research (NCUR) Proceedings, 2013. Jennifer’s mentor is Dr. Stephen Baldridge.

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Karli Southward – Social Work

At times research can be boring and challenging, but it’s encouraging to know that in the end we could make a difference in program that is helping so many families. Continue reading

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