Tag Archives: RESEARCH

Spring break re-cap

    Right before spring break, my research group had to submit a quantitative analysis of a study. The analysis took a lot of brain power, reading group email threads, staring at the computer, twiddling thumbs and finally- paper submission! … Continue reading

Posted in Campus Activities, Fitness & Wellness, Life at USG | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Candid read: The truth about spring semester

I like to think that I have a researcher’s brain. I love to investigate, search for facts, statistics and stories to quench my curiosity. This week when I started to feel worn down by the semester, I naturally began to … Continue reading

Posted in Academics, Campus Activities, Fitness & Wellness, Life at USG | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Final Farewells

It’s hard to believe, but on Monday I finished up my nine-week fellowship with Historic Deerfield, a museum in Massachusetts. The last weeks of the fellowship were particularly intense as the six of us fellows were completing our 25-page research … Continue reading

Posted in Academics, Uncategorized, Work Experience | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Presentations: The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly

Presentations are pretty nerve-wracking – if not downright terrifying – for most people, but giving a good presentation is a really important skill to have both in academics and in the work place. Continue reading

Posted in Academics, Life at USG, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Google-Fu

Google-Fu noun (ˈɡuːɡ(ə)l ˈfu) A modern skill involving a mastery of numerous search engine features which enable a web searcher to find anything on the internet faster than a kick by Jackie Chan By now we’re all well accustomed to … Continue reading

Posted in Academics, Life at USG | Tagged , | 1 Comment

#Winning at Research Papers

We all dread seeing those two words on a class syllabus: Research Paper. For me, the most overwhelming part of writing papers is getting started…which means I avoid starting, which means I end up scrambling to finish the thing a … Continue reading

Posted in Academics, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Undergraduate Research Day

This Wednesday, May 4th, the Universities at Shady Grove is hosting the first ever Undergraduate Research Day! Students will be discussing their research, reviewing internship experiences, and sharing final projects. There will be two sessions, from 12:00–1:30pm and 4:30–6:00pm and but the … Continue reading

Posted in Academics, Campus Activities, Life at USG | Tagged , | 2 Comments

Public Health Research @ Maryland Day 2016

Today is Public Health Research @ Maryland Day! From 8:30 AM to 4:30 PM at Adele H. Stamp Union University of Maryland, College Park MD students, faculty, and researchers will present their work regarding this year’s theme: From Community Engagement to Population Health … Continue reading

Posted in Campus Activities, Faculty & Staff | Tagged , | Leave a comment