Tag Archives: SPUR

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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Mackenzie Sanderson- Political Science

As a Political Science major, I enjoy studying the leaders, governments, and people of the world around me. Continue reading

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Tina Johnson- Biology

I do research because I enjoy learning about things in great depth–truly exploring the ins and outs of something. Continue reading

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Andy Wiggins- Sociology

Research gives me a sense of satisfaction and helps me to continue to think critically about the society I live in. Continue reading

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Julia Taylor- Biochemistry

In research, we are in uncharted waters. We may have speculations and expectations, but there is no guarantee that they will be met. This inspires my curiosity and passion for the world around me. Continue reading

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Laura Hill- Psychology

Research is highly valued by schools and I want to be as prepared as possible for my future. Continue reading

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Chandler Graf- Biochemistry

As I hope to pursue a career as a medical professional, research is something that I hope to continue, as it drives the best possible care that can be given to patients. Continue reading

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Kayla Holcomb- Computer Science

Research has provided me with many opportunities to apply and build upon the concepts I learn in my classes. Continue reading

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Josie Zack – Biblical Studies

Participation in research, particularly for an undergraduate student, facilitates a formof growth which is unique when compared to the traditional experience. Continue reading

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Alikay Wood – Language and Literature

For me, research is not a chore but a process that allows me the opportunity to formulate my own ideas and study subjects that truly interest me. Continue reading

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