December 08, 2016
NEWBURGH, N.Y. -
Mount students presented more than 30 research projects and
the recent iROC symposium.
Mount Saint Mary College students showcased a semester of
research at the Investigating Research on Campus (iROC) symposium
on December 1.
Students in many majors presented more than 30 course-related,
honors, or independent research projects in poster form to the
“We really want to show the students the accessibility of
research on campus,” explained series coordinator Evan Merkhofer,
assistant professor of biology. “Research is a way for students to
see a different side of their field.”
The goal of iROC is to “provide a forum for Mount faculty,
staff, and students to showcase their research endeavors with both
Mount Saint Mary College and the local community in a manner easily
understood by attendees,” said Merkhofer. Presentations include
research proposals, initial data collection, and completed research
Mount Saint Mary College is ranked a Top-Tier University by U.S.
News & World Report, and offers bachelor’s and master’s degree
programs for careers in healthcare, business, education, social
services, communications, media, and the liberal arts.
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