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HudsonAlpha Institute for Biotechnology Internship

The HudsonAlpha Institute for Biotechnology in Huntsville will be hosting summer internships for undergraduate and master’s level graduate students again this year.  The BioTrain Internship program is in its 9th year of placing students in engaging experiences in the research labs and associated biotech companies and departments of HudsonAlpha Institute.  This unique internship program accepts

University of Washington Environmental Health Summer Research Program

The UW Environmental Health Research Experience Program (EHREP) is a funded, 10 week summer experience for undergraduates with an interest in environmental health sciences. EHREP provides students with hands on experience in laboratories of leading researchers, introduces them to key environmental and occupational health issues while offering research exposure that will help them become competitive

University Programs Jobs

Want to be a Part of the UP Team?  There are a variety of jobs that are available.  Deadline to apply by is November 11th at 5 PM! More information can be found at: UP Jobs  

Undergraduate Research & Creative Activity Conference

If you are thinking about research, then you should make your way over for an informative session on undergraduate research & creative activity.  This will be a great opportunity to learn more about what you can do.  It will be held from 9:30-10:30 am on October 18 in 205 Gorgas.  There will be free coffee

Resident Advisor & Freshman Advisor Selection Time

Are you interested in becoming a RA or FA?  Interest meeting will be here soon, so come out and learn what all they do!  Applications for FA/RA positions will be going live October 31.Below is the timetable for application process.  More information can be found at Housing Information  

Pre-Health Newsletter

Attached you will find the Health Professions Advising Office’s October 2016 Newsletter. Newsletter highlights include: HPAO Spring Advising Information Pre-Med Mock Interviews Employment Opportunities & other important announcements October Newsletter

UA Away Scholarship

The Division of Student Affairs coordinates the awarding of several UA Away Scholarships for undergraduates. The online application is now open for these scholarships.  These endowed awards provide financial support for undergraduate students across all colleges who wish to participate in unique learning opportunities away from campus. UA Away supports (3) three distinct opportunities: Study

Spotlight Student

Towanda Pettway is a junior from Bridgeport, Connecticut studying Psychology and Sociology.  Although she did not initially plan on conducting research during her undergraduate career, Towanda visited the Emerging Scholars website and after seeing the potential to go above and beyond classroom learning changed her perspective. With the aid of the Emerging Scholars Program and Dr. Bronwen Lichtenstein (her faculty mentor),

Highlights From Scotland

UA students traveled to Scotland and were able to attend the Edinburgh Festival Fringe.  They were able to go due to Undergraduate Research Grants and Study Abroad Grants! Check out the video here: https://vimeo.com/182430977  Some feedback from the trip! “What a great learning experience this class has been. I now feel like I am more well versed