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STEM Seminar - Undergrad Researchers

Wednesday, March 23, 2016
12:15pm – 1:15pm

Storrs Campus
Laurel 106

The McNair Scholars Program and the Office of Undergraduate Research invite you to join us for a research seminar series on the Storrs campus. The series is open to all undergraduate and graduate students and is designed especially for students conducting (or interested in conducting) undergraduate STEM research.

Presentation 1: Health benefits of cranberries in human apolipoprotein AI transgenic mice on an atherogenic diet

Christian Caceres ’16 (Nutritional Sciences)

Undergraduate researcher, Lee lab, Nutritional Sciences

Presentation 2: The Straw Sandals Project: Origins and exploration

Allison Hillmon '16 (Physiology and Neurobiology)

Undergraduate researcher, Hightower Lab, Molecular and Cell Biology

Bring your lunch. Admission is free!

More information is available at:


Caroline McGuire,

Office of Undergraduate Research (primary), College of Agriculture, Health and Natural Resources, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, Honors Program, Physiology & Neurobiology, Psychology - Undergraduate Program, UConn Master Calendar

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