Ursidae: The Undergraduate Research Journal at the University of Northern Colorado

Volume 2, Number 1 (2012)

The fall issue of the Undergraduate Research Journal highlights the finalists for the Research Excellence Awards, which are given during Academic Excellence Week each spring semester. Research Excellence Awards seek to encourage and reward those presentations that exemplify the highest levels of excellence in research. Only limited presentations were accepted into the awards program and each presentation was evaluated by a team of faculty.

Oral Abstracts

Poster Abstracts


Divergence of Sulfur-Flower Buckwheat using DNA Analyses
Taylor Brevik and Mitchell McGlaughlin

2012 Judging Panels

Undergraduate Oral Presentation Evaluation Team
Michael Kimball, Center for HSL Director
Thomas Smith, Dean of University College
Richard Hyslop, Professor of Chemistry
Bernadette Mendoza, Graduate Assistant and Ph.D. Program ASRM
Poster Presentation Judges
Sarah Chase, McNair Scholars Director
Sarah Chase, Ph.D., Director of McNair Scholars Program
Kaye Holman, Past Honors Associate Director
Kathy Sanchez, Graduate Assistant, School Psychology Ph.D. Program
Travis Boyce, Asst. Professor Africana Studies & Social Sciences