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Group photograph of participants in Alternative Spring Break trip to the Mojave Desert.

Celebrating Our 2018-2019 Service/Research Projects and Alternative Spring Break Trips

At our recent end-of-year event, the Office of Undergraduate Research and Fellowships and the University Scholars Program celebrated the work of the undergraduates who received Service/Research Project Awards from our office for the 2018-2019 academic year. These awards enable groups of students to undertake service projects that are informed by academic research. Students receiving these […]

Scholars Research & Travel Fund Blog Post: Leila Habib

I attended the National Conference on Undergraduate Research at Kennesaw State University in order to give an oral presentation about my research about the Ethiopian Diaspora in the US and Australia as well as to display three of my works as part of my research in the Visual Arts Gallery Exhibition. My talk began about […]

Scholars Research & Travel Fund Blog Post: Cindy Wu

I presented at American Pharmacists Association’s Annual Conference in Seattle, WA this past weekend on March 23rd. My research was on naloxone availability in MA community pharmacies. As the opioid epidemic is becoming more prevalent each and every day in MA and across states in the US, it was important to present on interventions that […]

Seminar on Research, Leadership, and Innovation 2019: Senior Huskies Share Their Stories

For the first of the annual series Seminar on Research, Leadership and Innovation, accomplished Senior Scholars will share their stories about their experiences at Northeastern University, and how they paved their pathways to success. Register here. You must register using your official Northeastern email.

Wrapping Up a Year of Outstanding Service Projects

On April 17, 2018, the The University Scholars Program and the Office of Undergraduate Research and Fellowships celebrated the many accomplishments of the Northeastern University undergraduate students funded to conduct Service/Research Projects (SRP) and participate in Alternative Spring Breaks (ASB). The products of 13 Service/Research Project Awards and 4 Alternative Spring Break trips were showcased […]

Four University Scholars Earn Goldwater Scholarship

Four Northeastern University undergraduates, all of them University Scholars, have earned the 2018 Barry Goldwater Scholarship, the United States’ premier award for outstanding young researchers in STEM fields. The Goldwater Scholarship is a highly competitive, merit-based award for students majoring in mathematics, the natural sciences, and engineering who are interested in pursuing careers in research. […]

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