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It takes a special individual to explore and truly embrace unfamiliar concepts, to think critically and creatively, to eschew the obvious and crave the abstract. Graduate and undergraduate students of the College of Liberal Arts & Sciences are expected and encouraged to leave behind the confines of the comfort zone and push their learning frontiers.

With NSF Fellowship, Student Researcher Explores Undersea World

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Beneath the surface of the sea exists a vast world that UNC Charlotte student researcher Tyler Carrier seeks to explore through research at the intersection of evolutionary ecology, oceanography, and microbiology. “The questions I am attempting to answer are deeply rooted in fundamental evolutionary and ecological processes, and are also vastly unexplored," Carrier says.
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Social Good: Students Create Tool to Address Economic Mobility

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When streetlights burn out in the Enderly Park neighborhood, the darkness closes in, causing residents to worry about safety. UNC Charlotte geography undergraduate students Jamal Covington and Devin Martin have created a way for residents to use mobile devices to easily report issues such as burned-out lights.
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Researchers, Students Explore Career Readiness Through Study

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Two on-campus entities have conducted research to improve student experiences and outcomes related to career readiness, with the added benefit of providing Communications Studies students hands-on research experience.
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Application Opens for Charlotte Research Scholars Experience

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Up to 60 UNC Charlotte rising seniors will gain research experience through the Charlotte Research Scholars 10-week summer research initiative. The deadline for rising seniors from all academic disciplines to apply is Friday, Feb. 24. Through CRS, high-achieving scholars receive one-on-one, faculty-guided research training and participate in professional development sessions.
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Graduate Students Win UNC Charlotte Three-Minute Thesis Contest

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Squeezing years of work and thousands of words into a three-minute talk, graduate students Shayan Nazari and Danny Yonto earned first and second place in UNC Charlotte’s inaugural Three-Minute Thesis competition.
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