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    Bee Biodiversity

    With the support of a Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship (SURF), Molly Jacobson  collected over 4000 bees in her study of native New Hampshire pollinators.

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  • Dan Faiella
    Informing Imagination

    Studio art major Dan Faiella used a REAP grant to study light, form, and color in the New England Landscape.

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  • barker
    Research Abroad

    Lauren Barker explored diabetes wound care in Ghana with a Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship (SURF) Abroad grant. What could YOU do?

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  • DeCarlo
    Publish your research in Inquiry 2017!

    Please contact the editors by early October. Learn more >>

    Pictured: Civil engineering major Chris DeCarlo, author, Inquiry '16.

    Read his research article

  • student presenting a poster at URC
    Undergraduate Research Conference

    In 2017, the Undergraduate Research Conference will celebrate its 18th year with a two-week long series of events in April. Registration details coming soon!

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The Hamel Center for Undergraduate Research provides resources and financial support for the research, scholarly, and creative projects of UNH students. One-hundred percent of the funding for research awards and fellowships comes from donor gifts.



Jen Lindsay

Read about the research of studio art/international affairs major Jen Lindsay (above).

History major Joe Juknievich used a SURF grant to learn more about the Palmer Raids, conducted as a result of the Red Scare following World War I.

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