Research Academies

Academy of STEM Scholars

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The Academy of STEM Scholars is a student-led initiative sponsored by the Office for Undergraduate Research and Artistry. This program was established by a group of undergraduates just like you. The purpose is to bring students and researchers together in research positions around campus.

Academy of STEM Scholars

Academy of Cultural Research Scholars

Dearfield Service Station

The Academy of Cultural Research Scholars includes an interdisciplinary group of undergraduates who have a common passion for understanding and protecting our cultural heritage and resources. This academy is currently engaged in the Dearfield Dream Project, in Eastern Colorado.

Academy of Cultural Research Scholars

Academy of Historical Research Scholars

one room school house in Stelmo

The Academy of Historical Research Scholars includes an interdisciplinary group of undergraduates who have a common passion for understanding and preserving Colorado's Historical Legacy. Several campus scholars programs are currently engaged in research related to several of Colorado's ghost towns including.

Academy of Historical Research Scholars

Academy of Photo Research Scholars

Student in the field with high-power camera

The Academy of Photo Research Scholars includes an interdisciplinary group of undergraduates who have a common passion for pushing the limits of photography. Current projects include.

Academy of Photo Research Scholars

Academy of Sustainability Scholars

Three students outdoors identifying plants

The Academy of Sustainability Scholars includes an interdisciplinary group of undergraduates who have a common passion for understanding and preserving our environment. Participants have trained under the direction of the National Phenology Network (NPN) which collects phenological data from around the country to monitor climate change in North America.

Academy of Sustainability Scholars

RMSSN Summer Research Academy

Park Ranger with Students out in the field

The Rocky Mountain Sustainability and Science Network Summer Academy, headquarted in CSU's Office for Undergraduate Research and Artistry, is held each summer at the Murie Center in Grand Teton National Park.

RMSSN Summer Research Academy

iGEM

The iGEM Foundation fosters scientific research and education through organizing and operating the iGEM Competition, the premier student synthetic biology competition that challenges students to design and build a new bio-based system that could clean up pollutants, detect cancer, compute structure of new protein, to name just a few.

iGEM Foundation