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Summer 8-2-2013

Quick Facts

  • Students in this year’s Summer Undergraduate Research Experience worked on numerous projects, including helping to cure Alzheimer’s disease, learning about human heart development through interaction with sea squirts, working with chicken embryos to help understand human retinal eye development and testing enzymes in plants to help create biofuels.
  • Professors say Winthrop has developed a culture where undergraduate research is a fundamental part of students' academic and professional development.”