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  • CAMPUS CLOSED on Monday, May 10th


    In honor of Spring 2021 Commencement efforts, campus will be closed. Thank you to faculty, staff & the campus community for your support.

Admitted Scholars

All admitted Discovery Scholars must attend orientation taking place in August 2021 and January 2022. Details for orientation will be sent to your student email account.

In addition, Discovery Scholars are expected to abide by the following:

  • Enrollment in 1 hour of Research Credit (For example, BIOL 291)
  • Documenting 6 hours per week for Fall 2021 and Spring 2022:
    • 4 hours in the research lab
    • 1 hour with faculty mentor
    • 1 hour with post-doctoral community meeting
  • Designing and implementing a research plan (through mentorship with research faculty) 
  • Demonstrating safe laboratory practices and correctly using lab equipment
  • Submitting stipend effort monthly as required by student employment
  • Present at the RSCA 2022 (Mid-March) Student Presentation Day
  • Present research results at an approved research venue (this may include travel to an appropriate conference which will require timely prior approval)
  • CSU Pueblo Student Code of Conduct

With any questions, please reach out to your faculty mentor or Dr. Brian Vanden Heuvel.

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Summer is Here.

Earn a $500 scholarship by enrolling in nine summer credits. Summer semester is a unique opportunity for our students and the perfect time to make progress in your degree.

Discovery Scholars

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