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Madeline Williams

Madeline Williams is a junior Sociology and Political Science major with Anthropology and Writing, Rhetoric, & Digital Studies minors. She is working with her mentor Dr. Lauren Cagle this summer on her research project "Loneliness during Mass Social Distancing: An Exploratory Qualitative Study of Loneliness in College Students During the COVID-19 Pandemic"

Alexis Taylor

Alexis Taylor is a junior Biology major with Family Sciences and Community & Leadership Development minors. She is working with her mentor Dr. Jeffrey Osborn this summer on her research project "Identifying Genetic Loci in the African Green Monkey that Associate with Hypertension"

Binit Bipul Singh

Binit Singh is a junior Mechanical Engineering major. He is working with his mentor Dr. Nelson K. Akafuah this summer on his research project "An Approach to Solve Gas Turbine Problems by Integrating It with Concentrated Solar Cells"

Project Allows UK Student to Positively Impact her Community

UK student Lucinda Smith, a senior human nutrition major from Corbin, Kentucky, has participated in research and outreach projects that show the health benefits of blackberries to people who live near Superfund sites. Photo submitted.

Andrew Reynolds

Andrew is a junior Trumpet Performance/ Music Education major with a Certificate in Baroque Trumpet minor. He is working with his mentor Dr. Jason Dovel this summer on his research project "Baroque Trumpet Ensemble Compact Disc Recording Project"

Lydia Pack

Lydia Pack is a junior Psychology major with a Biology minor. She is working with her mentor Dr. Elizabeth Lorch this summer on her research project "Differential Effects of Two Interventions for Children At-Risk for ADHD"

UK Students, Faculty Approach Summer Research Fellowships in Creative Ways to Continue Studies

LEXINGTON, Ky. (July 24, 2020) — This year, 28 Summer Research Fellowships were awarded to undergraduate students by the University of Kentucky Office of Undergraduate Research. Excited to put their skills to the test in labs, fields, art studios and on stage, neither students nor faculty could have predicted the looming impacts of the novel coronavirus, introducing significant changes to nearly all facets of our daily lives. 

Lauren Hudson

Lauren is a junior Neuroscience and Biology major with a Spanish minor. She is working with her mentor Dr. Nathan Vanderford on her summer research project "Appalachian Kentucky Cancer Education Intervention"

Eliot Bradshaw

Eliot Bradshaw is a senior Political Science and Psychology double major with Criminology and Peace Studies minors. She is working with her mentor Dr. Jonathan Golding on her summer research project "The Influence of Alcohol and Rohypnol on Legal Decision-Making"

Humza Anwar

Humza Anwar is a sophomore Biology major. He is working with his mentor Dr. Craig Vander Kooi on his summer research project "The Structural and Catalytic Function of the Novel Carbohydrate Active Enzyme Phosphoglucan Water Dikinase"