2019 Summer Fellowship Award Recipients

The Center for Undergraduate Research (CUGR), is pleased to announce the recipients of the 2019 Summer Research and Creative Activities Fellowships. The fellowships were developed to enhance and increase undergraduate student involvement in faculty-supervised research and are supported through office of the Vice President for Research. Each fellowship provides a $3,000 award for the student to cover costs associated with the project. Congratulations to all fellowship recipients.


2019 Summer Research and Creative Activities Fellowship Award Recipients

(Student Name, Academic Program, Project Title, Faculty Mentor)

Rachel Bonney, Marine Sciences, “Bioaccumulation and Potential Impacts of Nanoplastics and Glyphosate in Developing Zebrafish (Danio rerio),” advised by Nishad Jayasundara
Raegan Harrington, Psychology, “Adolescent Depression, Co-rumination and Friendship: A Longitudinal, Observational Study,” advised by Rebecca Schwartz-Mette
Brittany Kucera, Anthropology, “Exploration of Rainwater Harvesting Potential at the Nadin-Gradina Archaeological Site, Northern Dalmatia, Croatia,” advised by Gregory Zaro
Haley Nelson, New Media, “Growing Up Cuban,” advised by Margo Lukens
Kaj Overturf, Biology, “The Effects of Winter Weather on Wild Turkey Roost Site Selection in Maine,” advised by Erik Blomberg