Tuesday, December 11, 2007: 1:30 PM-5:30 PM

Royal Palm Salon Five, Royal Palm Ballroom, First Floor (Town & Country)

Symposium: Experiential Learning Opportunities in Research for Undergraduate Students

Organizer(s): Tiffany M. Heng-Moss, thengmoss2@unl.edu
Marion D. Ellis, mellis3@unl.edu
1:30 PM Introductory Remarks
1:45 PM0996Role of undergraduate research in small college science education
W. Wyatt Hoback, hobackww@unk.edu
2:10 PM0997Incorporating investigative research into a general entomology course
Kirk Larsen, larsenkj@luther.edu
2:35 PM0998Importance of undergraduate research in preparing science teachers
Ron Bonnstetter
3:00 PM0999Undergraduate research opportunities with the private sector
Michael Culy, mculy@dow.com
3:25 PM Break
3:35 PM1000Effective (and ineffective) undergraduate research projects
Michelle A. DaCosta, daco0003@umn.edu, Rebecca B. Simmons, rebecca.simmons@und.nodak.edu, Susan Weller, welle008@umn.edu
4:00 PM 1001Undergraduate student’s perspective on undergraduate research
Peter Larson, peter@unm.edu
4:25 PM 1002Graduate student’s perspective on undergraduate research as preparation for graduate school
Nicholas P. Aliano, naliano@unlserve.unl.edu
4:50 PM1003Faculty member’s perspective on undergraduate research
Robert Matthews, rmatthew@uga.edu
5:15 PMConcluding Remarks

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