Spotlight

Best Poster Winners Shannon Mari and Rutvi Patel
Thanks to the efforts of Rutgers graduate students, staff, and corporate judges, the Aresty Research Center evaluates the poster presentations at our annual Undergraduate Research Symposium. This year the top posters were chosen from three broad categories: Humanities, Social Sciences, and STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics). We have awarded three prizes in STEM this year due to the high quality and excellent work of the students. We’re excited to announce our winners for 2017. Congratulations to these Best Posters and Honorable Mentions from the 13th annual Undergraduate Research Symposium! Humanities ... Continued
Undergraduate Research Colloquium May 3
The interdisciplinary Colloquium, intended for advanced students presenting 15-20 minute papers or oral presentations, will be held on May 3rd, from 2-5pm, at the Livingston Student Center. The Colloquium places students on panels with other undergraduate researchers for 60-minute sessions. Presentations at the Colloquium range across the sciences, social sciences, humanities and arts. This unique event, which is one of the largest undergraduate research celebrations in the country, is a rare opportunity to engage with some of the most exciting research at Rutgers all in one place. Attending the Colloquium is free and open to the public. We invite alumni, corporate and community partners... Continued
Aresty Symposium April 28
Each spring, the Aresty Research Center hosts a university-wide Undergraduate Research Symposium. A celebration of scholarship and creative activity, the Symposium is a chance for undergraduates to present a paper or poster on their findings to an audience of faculty, peers, and corporate and community partners. Presentations at the Symposium range across the sciences, social sciences, humanities and arts. This unique event, is a rare opportunity to engage with some of the most exciting research at Rutgers all in one place. Attending the Symposium is free and open to the public. We invite alumni, corporate and community partners, graduate students, faculty and staff to serve as poster... Continued
Students present at the Symposium
Deadlines are approaching if you are interested in applying to the Aresty Summer Science program or our academic-year Research Assistant program. Summer Science Program: The Summer Science Research Program is an intensive, full-time, on-campus research experience for Rutgers-New Brunswick rising sophomores only. Students are matched with faculty mentors from a diverse array of scientific disciplines. Participants learn about the process of research by working with their mentors in the laboratory and by participating in library workshops, seminars, trips to local research laboratories in industry and medicine, and social events. Summer experiences often lead to involvement... Continued
Faculty at event
This year, more than 250 Rutgers professors are supporting over 400+ students through the Aresty Center's Summer Science program and Research Assistantship program—our largest cohort of faculty students ever. On January 26, from 4:30-6:30PM, we invite our faculty to come celebrate their accomplishments and all they do for Aresty at the Rutgers Visitor Center. We take this moment to say "thank you" to our faculty supporters. None of our growth could happen without our faculty, who represent the key lever to providing students with the research opportunities they need to succeed across disciplines. Our growth reveals both the demand among Rutgers undergraduates for hands-on research... Continued

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