Undergraduate Research

Here, real-world research is not reserved for faculty and graduate students. Getting hands-on research experience is essential and rewarding for undergraduates. Research is part of our mission as a land-grant university, and we value its role in learning and outreach. And it will help you prepare for a successful career – no matter what you choose to do.

College Research News

Genetic material packaged inside cells is more solid than liquid

The discovery could lead to more accurate understanding of how the genome is encoded and decoded.

New study finds little misuse of parental alienation arguments in child custody cases

Psychology researcher finds a popular claim that parental alienation is frequently used to ignore abuse and gain child custody is unfounded.

Two chemistry faculty receive National Science Foundation early career awards

Justin Sambur and Joseph Zadrozny awarded the National Science Foundation CAREER Award

Wielding a gun makes a shooter perceive others as wielding a gun, too

Psychology researchers have published a new set of experiments underscoring what they call the ‘gun embodiment effect.’

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