Author Archives: David Rockstraw

Entrepreneurial Research Experience for Undergraduates at UConn 2018

Good afternoon, I am reaching out to you to alert you that applications are now being accepted for Year 2 of our Entrepreneurial Research Experience for Undergraduates that will happen in the Summer 2018!  The aim of this E-REU is to provide students with a truly integrated research and entrepreneurship training experience, giving them both depth…
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Syracuse University Louis Stokes Alliance for Minority Participation Summer 2018 Research Program: June 3 – August 10, 2018

This program is sponsored by the National Science Foundation Grant No. HRD-1712733 The Syracuse University Louis Stokes Alliance for Minority Participation (LSAMP) Research Program is a paid summer research opportunity that provides undergraduate scholars with the opportunity to work with distinguished faculty and staff as well as network with others in their field of interest….
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Illinois MRSEC – metallic ferromagnetic materials

The Illinois MRSEC is excited to offer a 10 week long NSF-funded Research Experiences for Undergraduates (REU) program. Students will join with a MRSEC faculty mentor doing cutting-edge, interdisciplinary materials research on projects related to metallic ferromagnetic materials or 2D materials, with both experimental and computational projects available. Dates: May 29 – August 3rd, 2018…
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College of Engineering IT specialist

Hi All, I will be short 1, possibly 2 students this upcoming semester.  If you know of any student that may be interested in doing IT work, please send them my way.  Requirements are: Willingness to learn Undergrad (Sophomore preferred, but will look at Seniors) Must be able to work a minimum of 17 hours…
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Research of CHME Junior Jocelyne Chavez funded by Howard Hughes Medical Institute

Howard Hughes Medical Institute (HHMI) is funding the research of CHME junior Jocelyne Chavez in the biochemistry department under Dr. Shelly Lusseti’s supervision. The goal of their laboratory work has been to investigate cellular repair pathways and the specific proteins that aid in cell damage repair. Participating in research heavily dependent on biochemical processes has…
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Purdue University Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship (SURF) Program

Dear Dr. Rockstraw, Good afternoon. Purdue University’s College of Engineering has been collaborating with faculty and staff members at your institution on a program designed to encourage talented underrepresented minority engineering students to consider graduate education and a faculty career in engineering.  This program, known as “Pathways”, has three components.  The first is to invite…
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Ruth Mary Webber Scholarship due March 1, 2018

The Ruth Mary Webber Scholarship is open to female NMSU undergraduate students at the Las Cruces campus only. Candidates must be a single or widowed mother with dependent children under the age of 18 who reside with her, and have a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher. To apply, download a copy of the Ruth…
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ACS Scholars Program

The ACS Scholars Program is a renewable, undergraduate scholarship available to American Indian, African American, and Hispanic/Latino high school seniors and college freshmen, sophomores, and juniors intending to or already majoring in a chemical science and planning a career in a chemical science field. The ACS scholarship is also available to students in two-year college programs intending…
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Dr. Houston selected for Fulbright in Japan

http://www.lcsun-news.com/story/news/education/nmsu/2018/02/13/nmsu-chemical-materials-engineering-professor-receives-fulbright-faculty-award/335410002/

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2018 Summer Undergraduate Research Experience (SURE) at the USC Viterbi School of Engineering

We are pleased to announce the 2018 Summer Undergraduate Research Experience (SURE) at the USC Viterbi School of Engineering. This REU program allows talented students completing their Sophomore or Junior year the opportunity to spend summer break working alongside USC’s world-class faculty on cutting-edge research in engineering and computer science. Participants will gain valuable research experience and…
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