Summer research symposium is Aug. 10

Summer research symposium is Aug. 10

UNL students discuss their undergraduate research projects as part of a poster session during the 2016 Research Fair in April. More than 200 students projects will be featured in the Nebraska Summer Research Symposium on Aug. 10 in the Nebraska Union.
Craig Chandler | University Communications
UNL students discuss their undergraduate research projects as part of a poster session during the 2016 Research Fair in April. More than 200 students projects will be featured in the Nebraska Summer Research Symposium on Aug. 10 in the Nebraska Union.

More than 200 student research projects will be highlighted during the University of Nebraska Summer Research Symposium on Aug. 10.

Organized by the University of Nebraska–Lincoln's Office of Graduate Studies, the symposium features research by undergraduates from UNL and other institutions as well as Lincoln-area high school students. The projects are featured in a poster session, 1 to 3 p.m. in the Nebraska Union.

Participants are from a variety of research programs at UNL, including the Nebraska Summer Research Program, a consortium of National Science Foundation-funded research experiences for undergraduates. Other campus programs included are UCARE, McNair Scholars, Nebraska Center for Materials and Nanoscience STEM program, Nebraska Center for Energy Sciences Research, Young Nebraska Scientists, and Northwest Agricultural and Forestry University of China exchange.

The symposium is free and open to the public.