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November 6, 2014
In physics professor Matt Trawick's lab, students like Greg Hamilton, '17, are honing their research skills
When measuring nanoparticles, the smallest discrepancy can mean a big error. Physics professor Matt Trawick and his student researchers are creating algorithms to correct for these tiny shifts.
October 23, 2014
Urban Education Fellows
Local middle schools offer a backdrop for exploring the challenges and successes of education in America
Seven UR students spend the summer studying the complex nature of local middle schools as a glimpse into the challenges facing education in America
October 15, 2014
Whitney Schwalm, '15
Pre-health student explores addiction and mental health through coursework and volunteering
Pre-health student gains empathy and a greater understanding of addiction and mental-health issues through her work at a substance-abuse treatment center.
September 30, 2014
Rene Felt, '15
Layers of paint reveal layers of identity in student's art
With the help of a UR Summer Fellowship, René Felt, '15, spent the summer creating a series of paintings that explore his American, Japanese, and German identities.
Abbey Beichler, '15
Senior interns with juvenile public defender's office
Senior pursues her interest in criminal justice through work with the Maryland Office of the Public Defender’s juvenile division.
September 24, 2014
Al Califano, '15
Junior may be a born performer, but he's just as passionate about the work that goes on off stage
Al Califano, ’15, has a passion for theater and music — one that he explores on the stage, at an internship with a talent agency, and with a theater in London.
September 23, 2014
Charlsey Graham, '15
Senior interns with the Global Health Initiative
Senior’s interest in HIV/AIDS leads to global health internship
Louise Andersson, '15
Senior launches career in leadership and management
Taking a leap of faith on an internship abroad can be both nerve-wracking and rewarding.
Diane Gremillion, '16
Voice of America internship helps shape junior's future in human rights law
An internship at Voice of America helped Diane Gremillion, ’16, refine her ultimate goal of working in human rights law.
September 12, 2014
Paige Schaefer, '15
Senior explores careers in the art world through internship at UR Downtown
When Paige Schaefer, ’15, traded a business major for a focus on arts management, she set her sights on testing every aspect of the field. Working at UR Downtown’s gallery space offered just the experience she was looking for.