Hannah Burgess (right) at the annual UROP Student Research Poster Symposium showcasing her research project “Communication in the Digital World: Deciphering Nonverbal Communication in Social Media” with her advisor Dr. Maureen Ebben (left). Burgess discussed her project in an interview last October.
The Undergraduate Research Opportunities Program, (UROP) awards funding to undergraduate projects in any discipline. UROP is a scholarly fellowship that brings together diverse areas of undergraduate student research and creative activities. The UROP program allows for student-faculty collaborations with tremendous mutual intellectual and professional development benefits.