Category: Gazette

Presentation at the Biophysical Society Annual Meeting, San Diego, CA

This past month, I was very fortunate to attend an international conference to present on my research that I conduct with the Michael Brown lab in the UA Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry. Over February 15th-19th, I traveled with my

“Disparities in Healthcare: Why Your Inclusion in this Discussion is Critical for the Wellbeing of Your Community”

Picture of Oscar Serrano giving the keynote talk at the 31st Annual UBRP Conference

The keynote talk for the 31st Annual Undergraduate Biology Research Program (UBRP) Conference was given by UBRP alumnus Dr. Oscar Serrano, Abdominal Transplant & Hepatobiliary Surgeon at Hartford Hospital and Assistant Professor of Surgery at the University of Connecticut School

Special Opportunity to Support Student Conference Travel

Undergraduate Jasmine Lock presents her research at the 31st Annual UBRP Conference

UBRP participants present their research to the general public each year at UBRP’s annual conference, but they can benefit further by presenting their work at national and international scientific conferences where they can learn about the latest research and network

Presenting at the National Collegiate Research Conference

Last Christmas, I was visiting my family in Connecticut. Despite hoping for a white Christmas, there was not a single snowflake- just slightly damp grass and twigs. But instead of snow, when I checked my email, I found a different

UBRP Conference showcases undergraduates’ biology research

Picture of two students conducting a shark dissection outreach activity at the UBRP Conference

Article reposted from the Arizona Daily Wildcat ( Over 100 University of Arizona undergraduate researchers presented their work at the 31st annual Undergraduate Biology Research Program Conference in the Environmental and Natural Resources 2 building on Saturday, Jan. 25. This

Experiencing History: The Largest Gathering of Fish and Wildlife Professionals Ever

Picture of Wildlife Society and American Fisheries Society 2019 Conference sign.

As a senior studying Wildlife Conservation and Management within the School of Natural Resources and the Environment (SNRE), I can name many events in college that left a lasting impression and made me reflect on my future. Perhaps one of

Six Ways for UBRP Alumni to Stay Connected

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Calling all UBRP alumni!  Here are six different ways to stay connected with UBRP, ranging from simply updating us on what you’re doing now, to volunteering as a career panelist, to joining UBRP’s LinkedIn Group. Check out the many options

UBRP Endowment Ahead of Schedule for Full Establishment!

In January 2019, the creation of the UBRP Endowment by alumna Carol Arakaki was announced at the 30th Annual UBRP Conference. While original plans were for the endowment to reach the $25,000 needed to be fully established in 2023, the

Join us for the 31st Annual UBRP Conference!

Picture of Ashley Tolton presenting her poster

The 31st Annual Undergraduate Biology Research Program Conference will take place on Saturday, January 25, 2020 from 10:00am to 3:00pm in the Environment and Natural Resources 2 Building (1064 E. Lowell Street) on the University of Arizona main campus. This

Alumnus Oscar Serrano, MD to Give Keynote Talk at 31st Annual UBRP Conference

Picture of Dr. Oscar Serrano, MD

Dr. Oscar Serrano, MD will give the keynote talk at the 31st Annual UBRP Conference on Saturday, January 25, 2020 from 10:00am to 11:00am in the Environment and Natural Resources 2 Building (1064 E. Lowell Street), Room N120 on the