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Last year's SIRF project, "A Multi-Assay Recording System (MARS) for Electrophysiological Data Acquisition from Awake-Behaving Mice," conducted by George Bekheet and Hayden Henderson, mentored by Professor Marilyn Minus.

2017 Scholars Independent Research Fellowships Awarded!

We are pleased to announce that Scholars Independent Research Fellowships for the summer of 2017 have been awarded. The Scholars Independent Research Fellowship (SIRF) will once again fund over 30 summer research and creative projects, conceived independently by Scholars and undertaken with a faculty mentor. This summer, Scholars will document the “Humans of the John […]

April 19, 2017 - NAHANT, MA. - Marine science major Benjamin Moran, S'18, is the recipient of a Goldwater Scholarship, as well as a National Geographic Young Explorers Grant. Moran poses for photos at the Marine Science Center on April 19, 2017. Photo by Matthew Modoono/Northeastern University

Scholar Ben Moran Earns Goldwater Scholarship and National Georgraphic Award

University Scholar Benjamin Moran and Honors Program student Hannah Tam have seized myriad opportunities to engage in undergraduate research at Northeastern, both on campus and on co-op. Moran is a marine biology major whose experiences have ranged from labs at the university’s Marine Science Center to field research off the shores of Panama. Tam has […]

05/02/17 - BOSTON, MA. - Caroline Fried, SSH'17, poses for a portrait at Northeastern University on May 2, 2017. Fried recently received a Fullbright award. Photo by Matthew Modoono/Northeastern University

Scholar Caroline Fried Earns the Fulbright Fellowship

University Scholar Caroline Fried focused much of her academic work at Northeastern on better understanding the Asia Pacific region—most specifically, Taiwan—and its cultural and political complexities. She points to her co-op last year at the Asia Society Policy Institute in Washington, D.C., as playing a critical role in her shaping a career path. Fried spent […]

This year's Huntington 100 inductees.

15 University Scholars Named to Huntington 100

Fifteen University Scholars have joined the ranks of the Huntington 100, Northeastern University’s annual honor roll of 100 students selected for their impressive achievements and impact both on campus and around the world. Members of the Huntington 100 are nominated by peers, faculty, and staff members and selected by a committee on the basis of factors […]

Travis Delano, COS '17

Meet the Graduates: Travis Delano

Travis DeLano, S’17, is a University Scholar with a near-perfect GPA. He was recognized twice at the Academic Honors Convocation—first for receiving the Harold D. Hodgkinson Award, one of the university’s highest honors for graduating seniors, and then for winning a National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship. Here, he reflects on his past five years […]

SERVICERESEARCH

Scholars Present 2016-17 Service/Research Projects

Students presented the results of  the results of their 2017 Service/Research Projects at the Scholars Program Year-End event, sharing their work with community partners, professors, and peers. The University Scholars Program and Office of Undergraduate Research and Fellowships Service/Research Projects are student-directed group projects that are carried out in close collaboration with community partners. These […]

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