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From UF to Michigan to Stanford to an NSF Research Fellowship

Xavier Monroe, who graduated from UF in 2013, is the recent recipient of a highly competitive National Science Foundation Research Fellowship. Mr. Monroe went on to earn a master’s in education leadership and policy at the University of Michigan, and is now continuing his studies at the PhD level at Stanford University. 237 more words

Undergraduates

PODCAST PART TWO: How do undergrads plan on staying involved post-graduation?

Part two of this podcast features two interviews, one with Paul Biagas, the Vice President of Operations of Sigma Lambda Beta International Fraternity, Inc. at the University of Iowa and Kelsey Trejo, who was previously the President of Alpha Epsilon Phi at the University of Iowa. 45 more words

Greek Life

George Will: Punishing parents who deviate from the government-enforced norm

Washington Post — Controversies about “free-range parenting” illuminate today’s scarred cultural landscape. Neighbors summon police in response to parenting choices the neighbors disapprove. Government extends its incompetence with an ever-broader mission of “child protection.” And these phenomena are related to campus hysteria about protecting infantilized undergraduates from various menaces, including uncongenial ideas. 80 more words

Culture

I Can't Draw

The election results are in and with about 24% approval rating the Tories are back in. Well, if you take into account only 66% of registered voters actually voted. 264 more words

EE team wins first place at Intel Cornell Cup

A team of electrical engineering students won first place at the Cornell Cup competition last weekend in Cape Canaveral, Florida.

Their project, Stratus, enables aerial and ground robotic systems to generate 3D models of local areas such as buildings as well as performed enhanced obstacle-aware navigation. 61 more words

News

PwC are my new social mobility heroes while, across the water, Athlone students get suited and booted

I was so pleased when I read that PwC had made the decision not to use UCAS points as a barrier to entry on to their graduate programmes. 842 more words

Graduate Recruitment

#Ebookinaday: Curating Content to Engage

While we are preparing the publication of this year’s #Ebookinaday, we want to tease you with some insights to our work on that day. A couple of weeks ago, you have already read about the power of… 237 more words

Undergraduate Students