Tag Archives: STEM

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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Recent ACU Undergraduate Publications

“Assessment for the Masses: A Historical Critique of High-Stakes Testing in Reading” – Elizabeth Rockwell (With lead author, Dr. Andrew Huddleston) Texas Journal of Literacy Education (Summer 2015) “Di- and tetraosmium carbonyl complexes with dicarboxylato ligands serving as intramolecular rings and … 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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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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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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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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Biomedical Research Opportunities

The following link takes you to a pdf of many summer research opportunities in Biomedical Sciences and Allied Health Research. This was compiled by the Council of Undergraduate Research Division of Program Directors. Internship Opportunities_Biomedical 2015

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Megan Cromis – Engineering and Physics

It is an amazing experience! It felt great to be trusted to solve real world problems and to actually be able to solve them. Continue reading

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