Research & Academics
Winners of the 12th annual Undergraduate Symposium announced The winners of the 12th annual Undergraduate Symposium were announced, celebrating students’ academic achievements, ongoing research and creative works.
PMI's undergraduate research program prepares students for real-world challenges with hands-on experience studying diseases At PMI, 40 students work in 10 different research areas, focusing on Zika, Valley Fever, biohazards, plague and even coronavirus. The goal of program coordinator Dawn Birdsell is to give students the skills and experience they need to prepare for graduate school or to work in a professional lab after graduating.
NAU grad creates Native American Cultural Competency program to help others feel supported, encouraged in higher ed Kalvina Lee Belin, a student in the master of public health program with an emphasis on Indigenous health, created the online training to offer strategies and tools to help faculty and staff create spaces where Native American students feel they belong and are motivated in the learning process.