Tag 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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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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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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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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