Meeting of Minds THANK YOU’s

Last month, the University of Michigan-Flint hosted the 18th annual Meeting of Minds Undergraduate Research Conference, an effort jointly sponsored by the Flint and Dearborn campuses of the University of Michigan and Oakland University. Over 300 people – including student presenters, faculty, volunteers, and guests gathered on campus throughout the day to celebrate the research […]

UM-Flint at NCUR

We’re happy to announce that senior UROP student, Nkemdilim Nwodo represented the University at the 24th annual National Conference on Undergraduate Research (NCUR). This year’s NCUR was hosted by the University of Montana in Missoula, MT. Nkemdilim presented her research project entitled “High School Dropout Rates in Michigan School Districts: The Influence of Poverty, Educational Attainment, […]

March 17 Webinar – Resources for Innovative Technologies at the National Cancer Institute

The next in a series of webinars being facilitated by the University-Industry Demonstration Partnership. (The University of Michigan is a member of this organization.) These sessions are intended to give practical information to both universities and industry about working with federal agencies. These sessions occur the 3d Wed of each month. The sessions are free […]

Undergraduate Students Presenting at NCUR

We’re happy to announce that two of our students – Cameron Waites and Nkemdilim Nwodo – have been accepted to present at the National Conference on Undergraduate Research! Cameron (facutly advisors, Suzanne Selig and Maureen Thum) will be presenting his paper entitled “Oligodendrogenesis After Hypoxic-ischemic Stroke in the Mouse Brain” and Nkemdilim (facutly advisor, Dana Dyson) […]

Undergraduate Research Conferences

Upcoming deadlines for Undergraduate Research Conferences: Posters on the Hill As a final notice, the deadline for the 2010 Posters on the Hill Conference is on Tues. Nov 10, by 11:59 pm. Posters on the Hill is a poster conference hosting by the Council on Undergraduate Research where selected students from across the nation have […]

Undergraduate researchers at Meeting of Minds

  On May 15, nearly 50 students from UM-Flint participated in the annual Meeting of Minds (MOM) Undergraduate Research Conference at UM-Dearborn.  Congratulations to all the student presenters and thank you to all the UM-Flint faculty who attended the event.  For more information about MOM – including the journals for the past few years – visit […]

UM-Flint students to present at the American Chemical Society

UM-Flint undergraduates Anthony Vida, Alexander Findlater, Hyeonjin Cho, and Trisiani Affandi will be presenting results of their research projects at the American Chemical Society in Salt Lake City, Utah, March 21-24.  Anthony will be presenting work from his project entitled “B-Amino acid conformational energies and solvent effect.” Alexander’s project is entitled “Ground and low-lying excited states of […]

UM-Flint student to present at NCUR

University of Michigan-Flint Honors student Cameron Waites will present his paper at the 23rd annual National Conference on Undergraduate Research (NCUR) at the University of Wisconsin – LaCrosse on April 16-18, 2009. In doing so, Cameron will become the first student from the UM-Flint campus to ever present at the event. Dr. Maureen Thum is […]

Undergraduate Research news

It’s been a pretty exciting month for undergraduate research here at UM-Flint. On May 16, 2008, over fifty UM-Flint students participated in the 16th annual Meeting of Minds Undergraduate Research Conference (MOM); co-sponsored by UM-Flint, UM-Dearborn and Oakland University. Shortly after; on May 20, 2008, nine students represented UM-Flint at the annual Michigan Undergraduate Research Forum […]