OUR 2017 Research Skills Academy
The UNLV Office of Undergraduate Research (OUR) will be holding a Research Skills Academy for high school students on July 10 and 11, 2017 from 9:30am to 3:00pm at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas. The first day (July 10th) of the Academy will be held at the Bennett Development Center (BDC). Directions are provided here. The second day (July 11th) of the Academy will be held at the UNLV Student Union. Directions are provided here. The Academy is geared towards all skill levels. Programming for the Academy includes:
- Introduction to Research - Tour research labs, Lied Library, and the UNLV campus; Learn about resources offered at UNLV
- Interact with Researchers - UNLV faculty, graduate, and undergraduate students; Meet community research professionals
- Professional Development Training - Build a professional CV (academic resume); Create an Individual Development Plan
The application can be found using this link. The deadline to apply is June 19th by 5:00pm. In addition to the brief application, two permission forms must be completed and signed by your parent/guardian, and included in the submission: Permission Form and Photo Video Release). This event is free. Lunch will be provided on both days. For more information contact OUR-UNLV by phone at (702) 895-2517, or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org.