UCARE

UNL photography student and faculty mentor
Big Questions, Bigger Possibilities Undergraduate Creative Activities and Research Experience at UNL 2017-18 UCARE starts Sept 11

Undergraduate research at UNL includes the arts, education, engineering, humanities, and the traditional sciences like chemistry, biology, and physics. Research projects range from studying switchgrass plants grown for biofuel to identifying and cataloging the poems of Walt Whitman, from exploring the effects of background noise on productivity to creating textiles made of corn. The UCARE program is supported by generous gifts from the Pepsi Quasi Endowment and Union Bank & Trust.

Explore current research opportunities

UCARE

Summer

UCARE summer program

A ten-week research opportunity (June-August).

Academic Year

UCARE academic year program

A research opportunity for the academic year (Sept – Apr).

Skill-Building Seminars

Skill-bulding seminars

Enhance your UCARE experience with development workshops

Spotlight and Events

Scholar Spotlight

Austin Arens

Austin Arens

UCARE recipient Austin Arens partnered with the National Park Service to develop maps for the eclipse event at the Homestead National Monument on August 21, 2017.

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