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UMD Undergraduate Research Opportunities Program (UROP)  [145]

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Undergraduate Research Opportunities Program

The University of Minnesota's Undergraduate Research Opportunities Program (UROP) offers financial awards twice yearly to full-time undergraduates for research, scholarly, or creative projects undertaken in partnership with a faculty member. At the same time, faculty have the opportunity to work closely with students and receive valuable assistance with their own research or professional activity. UROP adds a new dimension to the undergraduate experience. It also encourages students to conduct research and pursue academic interests outside of their regular courses by employing them to work on special projects. Projects are expected to contribute to the student's academic development.

UMD Colleges represented: College of Education and Human Service Professions, College of Liberal Arts, Labovitz School of Business and Economics, School of Fine Arts, and Swenson College of Science and Engineering

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Analyzing Plant Wax Profiles – Can Herbarium Species Serve As Proxies For Globally Distributed Plant Species?

Lastovich, Jacob R (2022)
Previous research has showed qualitative and quantitative similarity of compounds in wax profiles of plants. The aim of this project showed that these trends continued across the plant kingdom.

Differences in COVID-19 Guideline Adherence Among Sports Enthusiasts

Swanson, Abby; Hjelle, Ryan J (2022)
This study aims to find out if there are between-group differences among sport enthusiasts (e.g., football fan, hockey fan, etc.) regarding COVID-19 regulation adherence/beliefs, while considering any moderating effects ...

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Samargia-Grivette, Sharyl; Klemm, Abigail (2022)
Dysphagia is the term used to describe difficulty swallowing. Individuals with dysphagia are at high risk for respiratory illness including pneumonia leading to increased hospitalizations and even death due to laryngeal ...

The association between the relationship status of one’s biological parents and relationship destiny/growth beliefs: An application of Implicit Theories of Relationships

Willhite, Rachel M (2021-12)
Problem/ Purpose: Humans have an inherent desire to connect, build relationships, and be close to other people (particularly romantic partners). Several studies have shown that healthy relationships promote our mental and ...

Neighborhood face-magic labelings of fans and ladders

Hedtke, Alexa A (2022)
In a neighborhood face-magic labeling, we assign consecutive integer labels to the vertices, edges, and faces of a graph and the weight of each face is the sum of all labels of neighboring edges, vertices, and faces. We ...

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