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Undergraduate Research Program

The Undergraduate Research Program at Meredith College offers direction and support for students who are ready to be original, to push at the boundaries of the classroom and the textbook, and to connect with others who share their interests.

Contact Information
Carolina Perez-Heydrich
Assistant Professor of Biological Sciences and Director of Undergraduate Research
115-B Joyner Hall
(919) 760-8020
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The Undergraduate Research Program promotes collaborative projects involving students and faculty from throughout campus. Students in all academic programs are eligible to earn course credit for approved research. Academic advisers and faculty who share a student’s interest can offer further information and guidance. 

Meredith offers many opportunities for students to participate in and present original research, such as:

  • Celebrating Student Achievement Day
  • Research and Travel Grants
  • Summer Research Stipends

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Check out this video series to see the many ways Meredith College students are going strong in undergraduate research. 

Undergraduate Research at Meredith

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Cooper Rodriguez

By studying abroad in London, landing a summer internship in Texas, and serving with multiple on-campus organizations, Cooper Rodriguez, ’18,  found her place at Meredith College.

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Patricia Kalevas

Patricia Kalevas, ’18, has made the most of her Meredith experience through close relationships with her faculty advisers, studying abroad, and participating in undergraduate research.

Alex Kandah

Alex Kandah

Alex Kandah plans to use her love of the sciences to attend medical school and pursue a career as a psychiatrist.