Honors Students take part in Undergraduate Research Conference April 23, 2015

The Honors Program will present its 16th Annual Undergraduate Research Conference on Thursday, April 23, in the Memorial Union. The conference will be held from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. in the Lecture Bowl and Badlands Room and is free and open to the public.

At this year’s conference, 22 UND seniors will present the results of multi-semester independent research projects. During their research, each student works closely with a faculty mentor who serves as chairperson of the resulting senior thesis. The senior thesis process is overseen by the Honors Committee, whose membership consists of faculty appointed by the University Senate and students elected by the Honors Program. Read more

Frank Low Research Day Award Winners Named

We want to thank all who participated in making the 35th Annual Frank Low Research Day a success. We appreciate the high level of participation by students, faculty, and staff at the School of Medicine & Health Sciences.  Special thanks to UND Vice President for Health Affairs and Dean of the School of Medicine & Health Sciences Joshua Wynne, MD, MBA, MPH, for ongoing support of this important annual event and for providing opening remarks at the oral session.

We were pleased to have Bethany B. Moore, PhD, professor, Departments of Internal Medicine, and Microbiology and Immunology; director, Graduate Program in Immunology; and director, Michigan Institute for Clinical and Health Research Postdoctoral, Translational Scholars Program, University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor, present her keynote address titled “Regulation of Innate Immunity Post-Stem Cell Transplant.” Read more