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Undergraduate Finalists for University Scholars Program Invited to Campus

By On March 19, 2018

On Monday, March 12, 2018, undergraduate finalists for the University Scholars Program were chosen to interview with a group of faculty and current undergraduate, graduate, and professional school University Scholars.  The students… Read More

Monica Arniella Named First Author on First Publication

By On March 14, 2018

Senior University Scholar Monica Arniella, who is pursuing a Bachelor of Science in Biology, has just had on her first publication – and as 1st author, too!  The article, “Unmapped sequencing reads identify additional… Read More

Uni Alum David Graham joins panel at Duke on future of Confederate statues

By On September 6, 2017

University Scholar alumnus David Graham, Trinity ’09, and now a writer for The Atlantic, joined panelists at the Forum for Scholars and Publics‘ event on Tuesday, September 5 on “Taking Down the… Read More

The University Scholars Program Congratulates the Class of 2017!

By On May 26, 2017

Above:  Tina Davidson (PhD, History) shakes hands with Paula McClain, dean of the Graduate School at the PhD hooding ceremony. The University Scholars Program is thankful for the many contributions the students… Read More

Uni Austin Tate Plays Achates in First Ever Performance of Musical Version of “The Aeneid”

By On April 7, 2017

Junior undergraduate University Scholar Austin Tate (far right in above photo) straddles two worlds.  By day, he is a mechanical engineering major, minoring in visual media studies.  By night, he is Achates,… Read More

Political and Economic Relativity Discussion at USP Symposium

By On April 7, 2017

Above: University Scholars and faculty guests split into groups to negotiate trade deals. The second group for the University Scholars Symposium 2017 discussed various political and economic perspectives on Relativity. We began… Read More

Making an Impact at the USP Relativity Symposium

By On March 6, 2017

On Saturday morning, March 4, University Scholars and guests gathered for the annual USP spring symposium on “Relativity.”  The first panel featured presentations by four University Scholars, pictured above:  Tamra Nebabu (double… Read More