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Why Research?

What is Research?

Research is the systematic collection of information on a particular subject that will establish facts and reach new conclusions. Research can be performed in ANY discipline.

Why do Research?

  • gives you real-life experience
  • teaches new skills
  • you develop a mentoring relationship with a professor
  • teaches problem-solving skills
  • teaches time-management skills
  • get contacts and references and improve your CV

You should look at research opportunities if you…

  • are academically motivated in ANY discipline
  • want to develop professional, technical skills that give you an advantage in your future career
  • are curious about original research/creative activities on campus

Last updated: 7/29/2013