Welcome to the URSCO blog, where UNCG’s undergraduate scholars share their work and and its impact with the world. This blog aims to highlight the amazing undergraduate research and scholarly activity that takes place on our campus. 

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By Sangeetha Shivaji / December 7, 2017

Participatory Budgeting

Jessica Clifford and Margaret Bozovich partnered on their project “Participatory Budgeting: Research and Evaluation Report 2016.”

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By Grace Hutko / November 20, 2017

Fighting back against MRSA

Manead Khin is a junior chemistry major conducting research under the direction of Dr. Nadja Cech, a professor in the...

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By Grace Hutko / November 20, 2017

Kinship care in African American families

Christian Nsonwu is a senior, double majoring in political science and social work. He is currently examining kinship care among...

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By Damon Roberts / November 6, 2017

The new URSCO blog

Welcome to the URSCO blog, where UNCG’s undergraduate scholars share their work and impact with the world. By publishing a...

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By Grace Hutko / May 15, 2017

Dead men tell no tales

Repost from UNCG Research and Engagement “Burials show what the society values,” says undergraduate researcher Ena Prskalo, explaining her interest...

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By Grace Hutko / September 25, 2016

Where nature and music meet

Repost from UNCG Research and Engagement Antonela Frasheri is a senior music performance major in the College of Visual and...

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By Grace Hutko / May 10, 2015

Code like a girl

Repost from UNCG Research and Engagement Code like a girl. Sound strange? Not to Naomi Thomas, a UNCG sophomore double...

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By Grace Hutko / May 5, 2015

Building a “lego castle”

Repost from UNCG Research and Engagement Daniel Nasrallah graduated from UNCG in 2014 with a degree in chemistry. As an undergraduate...

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By Grace Hutko / November 15, 2014

How caffeine combats Parkinson’s and Alzheimer’s

Repost from UNCG Research and Engagement Your caffeine habits may help prevent neurodegenerative diseases such as Parkinson’s and Alzheimer’s. UNCG...

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By Grace Hutko / November 10, 2014

What’s it like to sleep?

Repost from UNCG Research and Engagement Gabrielle Ocampo is a 2014 design graduate of UNCG. Last semester, she was awarded...

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By Grace Hutko / October 31, 2014

Doing the math for a toxoplasmosis vaccnie

Repost from UNCG Research and Engagement Someone you know probably has toxoplasmosis. The Taxoplasmosa gondii protozoan, which reproduces in cats but infects...

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By Grace Hutko / August 30, 2014

A whole new world

Repost from UNCG NOW. A city girl from Metro Detroit, Ashley Bryant had never even slept in a tent, so...

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By Grace Hutko / February 10, 2014

A foundation in archaeology

Repost from UNCG Research and Engagement Luke Kaiser is an undergraduate archaeology student working on an archaeological research project. Luke...

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By Grace Hutko / November 30, 2013

The secret life of honeybees

Repost from UNCG Research and Engagement Dominick Defelice is an undergraduate biology student working on honeybee research with Dr. Olav...

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By Grace Hutko / November 10, 2013

Delving into brand equity

Repost from UNCG Research and Engagement Ananya Huria is an undergraduate international business and entrepreneurship student working on a research project with Dr. Esra...

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