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2022 Koret Undergraduate Research Slam!

Friday, May 27, 2022
1:30pm - 3:30pm
McHenry Library

2022 Koret Undergraduate Research Slam!

Koret Scholars Undergraduate Research Slam

Friday, May 27, 2022 1:30-3:30 PM in the McHenry Library

The Koret Scholars Undergraduate Research Slam celebrates the accomplishments of this year's Koret fellows. The program provides funding and workshops for undergraduates with unique research projects and their faculty or graduate student mentors. This year marks an exciting expansion of the Koret Scholarship Program: An all time high of sixty-nine Koret Scholars presenting their research projects from every Division across the UC Santa Cruz campus. 

Presentations include:

  • How do parents and children from different backgrounds collaborate through question asking?
  • Selection against mitochondrial mutations occurs across life stages in Drosophila
  • Reframing My Mother’s Still Born Dreams: Examining Intergenerational Trauma For First Generation Students
  • Optimizing Silver Coordination Polymers for Environmental Remediation
  • Unsettling Domesticity
  • The Effect of Reverse Weather on Earth's Climate Evolution
  • Helpful or Harmful? Students' Perspectives on Cheating and Academic Integrity Practices
  • Fail and Retry: A Taxonomy of Challenge in VR Games 

And More!

For more details and the schedule, view the event on our library calendar.