Undergraduate Research Content https://urc.ucdavis.edu/tags/undergraduate-research Undergraduate Research Content for Undergraduate Research Center en Undergraduate Research Photo Contest Winner! https://urc.ucdavis.edu/news/undergraduate-research-photo-contest-winner <p>Congratulations to our first undergraduate research photo contest 1st place winner, Nicole Chanel!  </p> <p>Nicole is a Textiles &amp; Clothing major working on textile strength.  In addition to lunch with our new Associate Director, Dr. Elizabeth Nuñez and a $25 Amazon giftcard, Nicole wins a #urc t-shirt - another textile for her to test!</p> October 16, 2018 - 2:48pm Dee Clark https://urc.ucdavis.edu/news/undergraduate-research-photo-contest-winner Time's Fun When You're Studying Flies! https://urc.ucdavis.edu/news/times-fun-when-youre-studying-flies <p>Former California Alliance for Minority Participation (CAMP) undergraduate research student, Christopher Ochoa, with other members of the Joanna Chiu lab, explained their work at the <a href="http://bohart.ucdavis.edu/">Bohart Museum of Entomology</a> open house held last Saturday, Jan. 12.  Read the <a href="https://ucanr.edu/blogs/blogcore/postdetail.cfm?postnum=29149">full article</a> by Kathy Keatley Garvey in Entomology &amp; Nematology News.  More information about the CAMP program can be found at <a href="https://urc.ucdavis.edu/camp">urc.ucdavis.edu/camp</a>. </p> February 06, 2019 - 5:12pm Dee Clark https://urc.ucdavis.edu/news/times-fun-when-youre-studying-flies Teaching a Robot to Speak: Undergraduate Researcher Helps Win 2018 Alexa Prize https://urc.ucdavis.edu/news/teaching-robot-speak-undergraduate-researcher-helps-win-2018-alexa-prize <p dir="ltr">A computer science undergraduate was part of a team of researchers that just won the 2018 Amazon Alexa Prize for creating a chatbot named “Gunrock.” that outscored its competitors at the annual Amazon Web Services re:Invent conference in Las Vegas.<br /> December 05, 2018 - 1:44pm Dee Clark https://urc.ucdavis.edu/news/teaching-robot-speak-undergraduate-researcher-helps-win-2018-alexa-prize Introduction To Research is Open to Any Major! https://urc.ucdavis.edu/news/introduction-research-open-any-major <p>So, you are at a UC.  Have you ever wondered what it means to be at a research university?  Do you know how the UC environment offers advantages to help you reach your career goals?  Do you want to know more about how to do research with a faculty mentor?  You need to take this class!  BIM 88V!<br /> This class will:</p> October 29, 2018 - 5:07pm Dee Clark https://urc.ucdavis.edu/news/introduction-research-open-any-major