Nancy Hensel

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How can I get involved in student-faculty research as an undergrad?

Admission officers may be able to tell you about research opportunities that are available on a campus you are considering. Also, your campus may have an office of undergraduate research. If so, that may be the best place to look once you have matriculated as a student. read more

Can I study science at a liberal arts college?

Yes, nearly every liberal arts college will offer some majors in science disciplines and many offer interdisciplinary programs like biochemistry, neuroscience and/or environmental studies. Along with the science, you get a well-rounded exposure to other disciplines.read more

What kinds of science-related clubs and activities do colleges typically offer?

When looking for science-related clubs and activities at a college or university, you will find faculty members and academic departments sponsor most of the clubs. read more

Student-Faculty Research in the Sciences

In short, participation in research enriches students' learning experiences, provides improved preparation for graduate school or work, and creates involved citizens to address community problems.read more

Student-Faculty Research in the Social Sciences

Participation in research enriches students' learning experiences, provides improved preparation for graduate school or work, and creates involved citizens who address community problems. The opportunities are countless, and students who seek out such experiences will be rewarded with both engaging work and increased career options.read more