2015 International Undergraduate Research Symposium

The 2015 International Undergraduate Research Sympsoium will be held Friday, October 2. Come hear of travels, research, and revelations! (Pictured, Sean Thoel in Russia, IROP 2015)

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Inquiry, UNH's online undergraduate research journal, is currently accepting submissions for its 2016 issue. (Pictured: Lindsay Michaud, 2014 author)

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Luke Miller

Apply for a URA!

Sustainable agriculture major Luke Miller researched an alternative irrigation system for marigolds with funding from an Undergraduate Research Award (URA). What could you do with a URA? Apply for funding by October 7 for J-term or spring semester research >>

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SURF Leads to Fellowship for Ph.D. student

SURF Abroad alum Meagan Wengrove was recently awarded a prestigious National Defense Science and Engineering Graduate (NDSEG) Fellowship from the U.S. Department of Defense. 

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Amy Ma

Undergraduate Research Conference

In 2016, the Undergraduate Research Conference will celebrate its 17th 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.

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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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As the Hamel Center for Undergraduate Research enters our twenty-ninth year, we are eager to reconnect with our alumni. 

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