20 Aug Discover DU: Summer Undergraduate Research Symposium 2013
After spending the summer hard at work in the laboratory, nearly 100 undergraduate researchers from 33 institutions across the region presented their findings at Duquesne University’s 16th annual Summer Undergraduate Research Symposium on Friday, July 26.
Founded in 1878, Duquesne is consistently ranked among the nation’s top Catholic research universities for its award-winning faculty and tradition of academic excellence. The University is nationally ranked by U.S. News and World Report and the Princeton Review for its rich academic programs in 10 schools of study for nearly 10,000 graduate and undergraduate students, and by the Washington Monthly for service and contributing to students’ social mobility. Duquesne is a member of the U.S. President’s Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll with Distinction for its contributions to Pittsburgh and communities around the globe. The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and the Princeton Review’s Guide to Green Colleges acknowledge Duquesne’s commitment to sustainability.