2017 Undergraduate Research & Discovery Symposium

The annual Undergraduate Research & Discovery Symposium celebrates and connects undergraduate research taking place all across UAA, and fosters scholarly discussion between students, faculty and the community. Join us to celebrate undergraduate achievements during the 2017 symposium, April 17-21.

Keynote address: Dr. Candace Lewis presents “Psychedelics as Therapeutics: An Old and New Story”

dr. candace lewis

Wednesday, April 19 at 7:00 pm

Arts 150

Dr. Candace Lewis will be delivering the keynote address at this year's Undergraduate Research and Discovery Symposium and Behavioral Sciences Conference of the North. She received her BA in Psychology from UAA in 2009; she was also a graduate of the University Honors College. Candace went on to receive both a MA and PhD in Behavioral Neuroscience from Arizona State University, where she currently holds a joint Post-Doctoral fellowship at the Translational Genomics Research Institute and the Department of Psychology.

This talk is free and open to the public.


Poster Fair

Monday, April 17 - Friday, April 21

UAA/APU Consortium Library

Research presentations

Friday, April 21, 8 a.m.-3 p.m.

Location TBA

Poster presentation session and reception

Friday, April 21, 3-4 p.m.

ConocoPhillips Integrated Science Building, Atrium

Awards ceremony

Friday, April 21, 4-5 p.m.

Location TBA

The Undergraduate Research and Discovery Symposium is proudly presented by the University Honors College. For more information, call (907) 786-1086 or email uaa_honors@uaa.alaska.edu.

For submission information, please visit the Symposium Submission webpage.

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