2017 Events

Event Dates
Program Dates
Early & late arrivals must be pre-approved

Start:  Monday - 22_May        End:  Friday - 28_July

Arrival & Departure Dates

Check-in:  Saturday - 20_May

Check-out: Saturday - 29_July (by noon)

Monday - MAY 22, 2017 Events

Orientation - 2043 Malott Hall - 9 to 5

Kick-Off Luncheon - KS Union Jay Room - 12 to 1
Sponsored by Undergraduate Research Center

Welcome Picnic - Broken Arrow Park Rock Shelter #1 - 6 to 9
Sponsored by Graduate Student Organization

Research Project Goals (Mini Presentations)
Sponsored by Chemistry Department

Monday - 05_June - 2001 Malott Hall - 8:30 to 5

REU Field Trip
KS Bureau of Investigation

Friday - 16_June - Topeka KS - 9 to 3


REU Field Trip
Green Dot Bioplastics         

Friday, 30_June - Ottawa KS - 9 to noon

Research Problems/Solutions (Formal Presentations)
Sponsored by Chemistry Department

Wednesday - 26_July - 2001 Malott Hall - 8 to 5
(Ice Cream Social follows event)

Research in Progress Symposium (Poster Session)      
Sponsored by Undergraduate Research Center
Friday, 28_July - The Commons Spooner Hall - 10 to noon
Final Day Instructions - Required

Friday, 28_July
>    Meet with your mentor before 3:00 (return notebook)
>    Clean out lab and return supplies/equipment
>    Return building key by 4:00


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On July 24, 2017 - Cameron Liss had his research featured in the ACS Journal of Chemical Theory & Computation.  Cameron served as a 2016 REU Participant under the direction of Professor Marco Caricato.  The article is titled:  "Electronic Coupling for Donor-Bridge-Acceptor Systems with a Bridge-Overlap Approach"  Click to access abstract

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