SPIRE Summer Undergraduate Research Program 2016

Undergraduate students completed the SPIRE Summer Research Program 2016. Students engaged in research projects mentored by SPIRE scholars at UNC Chapel Hill and participated in weekly professional development sessions, a journal club, a GRE preparation course, and social activities in collaboration with other summer research programs on campus. Students presented posters about their research at a final Research Symposium as part of The Graduate School's Summer Undergraduate Pipeline initiative on July 27th, 2016.

Students & mentors who participated in our 2016 program:

Derrick Azorlibu (NCA&T) - mentored by Dr. Dan Brown
Karla Batres (JCSU) - mentored by Dr. Dan Brown
Ayanna Edwards (UNCP) - mentored by Dr. Lindsey Costantini
Tamara Jeremic (NCCU) - mentored by Dr. Alex Marshall
Norma Zuniga (JCSU) - mentored by Dr. Elizabeth Danka