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Mason Ward and bug

Taking a Chance

Mason Ward's research portfolio has earned him two awards from the Entomological Society of America

Portrait of Saathvik Kannan, Kamal, Singh, and Austin Spratt

Painting a clearer picture of COVID-19

MU researchers team up with eighth grader, MU undergrad to identify mutations in virus that may be causing its high infectivity.

Photos by Kylee Isom and Tristan Sheldon

Wide-Focus Introspection

Pair of Mizzou photography students and VADS participants named to prestigious list

Research Profile 4: Dr. Pamela Brown

**Full Interview Down Below How do things grow? For many of us, this question is an afterthought, completely irrelevant behind questions like “Where’s the nearest pizza restaurant?” or “What would happen if I had to survive a zombie outbreak?” While…

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Undergraduate Research Fair

Mizzou faculty and staff present undergraduate research opportunities during Academic Day Friday, Aug. 20, at the Bond Life Sciences Center.

August Hemmerla has studied in Ecuador and China

A Passion for Learning

Learning Center tutor August Hemmerla is one of 10 Cherng Summer Scholarship recipients from the MU Honors College.

Linda Blockus portrait

Leader Among Leaders

Office of Undergraduate Research director to serve three-year term on national organization

Pam and Jade Brown portrait

An Affinity for Microbes

Biological sciences professor’s dedication to undergraduate research earns her mentorship honor

Rebecca Shyu portrait

Powerful Policy Persuader

Mizzou engineering senior, Goldwater Scholar and Undergraduate Research Forum presenter showcases work at Posters On the Hill

Research Profiles 3: Economics with Dr. Eric Parsons

The world of economics research is vast. The field may be easily divided into macro and microeconomics, but within each group, many unique topics may be found. To help undergraduates navigate the complex and often difficult world of economic research, we sat…