Welcome to the Online Proceedings for the 2010 Undergraduate Research Symposium. The Thirteenth Annual Undergraduate Research Symposium is organized by the Undergraduate Research Program, which facilitates research experiences for undergraduates in all academic disciplines. The Symposium is a chance for undergraduates to present what they have learned through their research experiences to a larger audience. It also provides a forum for students, faculty, and the community to discuss cutting edge research topics and to examine the connection between research and education. The event includes poster and presentation sessions by students from all academic disciplines and all three UW campuses, plus invited guests.

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Outstanding Mentor Spotlight


Mr. Robert Richards is an extraordinary man and research mentor. I first met him in early December of 2009. I did not know at the time but he had come all the way from North Bend to meet with me. From the moment we met Mr. Richards has always challenged me in a way I have never been challenged before. [He] challenged me to rethink and refine my research, provided me with blunt constructive criticism, only because he believed in me. What Mr. Robert Richards has done was made me believe in myself.

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