[ugrads] Fwd: NEBRASKA - 2009 Summer Research Program

Fred J. Hickernell hickernell at iit.edu
Mon Jan 12 16:57:46 CST 2009


Dear students,

Here is an opportunity for you for the summer.

Fred


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> From: Graduate Admissions <graduate at unl.edu>
> Date: January 12, 2009 4:53:59 PM CST
> To: Fred Hickernell <hickernell at iit.edu>
> Subject: NEBRASKA - 2009 Summer Research Program
> Reply-To: "Graduate Admissions {'NEBRASKA#2544_1427_11360654'}" <graduate at unl.edu 
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> Dear Professor Hickernell:
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> I am writing to request your help in identifying undergraduate  
> students who are interested in a summer research experience. Our  
> faculty has been impressed with the quality of students at your  
> institution and I hope you will encourage your students to consider  
> applying to the 2009 Nebraska Summer Research Program.
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> Nebraska's summer program offers research opportunities in the  
> science, technology, engineering, and mathematics fields. A complete  
> listing of programs and descriptions of the research projects  
> available can be found on our Web site at http://www.unl.edu/summerprogram/research.shtml 
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> Applied mathematics
> Biological chemistry
> Chemistry
> Functional nanomaterials and nanoscience
> Plant sciences and bioenergy systems
> Redox biology
> Virology
> Undergraduates receive first-hand exposure to research and to the  
> experiences of graduate school. They work closely with faculty  
> mentors and research teams of graduate students and other summer  
> scholars. Students also have the opportunity to participate in  
> meaningful social and professional development activities outside of  
> the laboratory.
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> A full description of what a student can expect during the eight to  
> ten week program and the program benefits including a competitive  
> stipend, room and board, travel expenses, and more can be found  
> online.
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> Students historically underrepresented in graduate education and  
> from academic institutions where research programs are limited are  
> especially encouraged to apply. Our online application makes it easy  
> for students to apply. Priority review of applications begins  
> Monday, February 16 and all application are due Monday, March 2.
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> Please feel free to forward this to your students and if you have  
> questions, please contact me directly.
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> Best regards,
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> Michelle Howell Smith
> Director of Graduate Recruitment
> University of Nebraska-Lincoln, Office of Graduate Studies
> (800)742-8800 in the U.S. & Canada; (402)472-2878 International
> michellehowell.graduate at unl.edu
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Fred J. Hickernell, Professor and Chair
Department of Applied Mathematics, Illinois Institute of Technology
E1 Bldg Rm 208, 10 West 32nd Street, Chicago, IL 60616
Email: fred at math.iit.edu, Web: www.iit.edu/~hickerne
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