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Coe College REU/RET program

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Academic Level:
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K-12 Educators
Undergraduates - First Year
Undergraduates - Sophomore
Undergraduates - Junior
Undergraduates - Senior

This program is funded by the National Science Foundation, the DoD Assure program, and Coe College. Projects focus on the theme of spectroscopy within a variety of STEM disciplines. Our site includes a program for undergraduates (REU) and secondary educators (RET).

The REU program offers a stipend in the amount of $5,092 -awarded to all participating students. Free on-campus housing will be provided by Coe College, and travel funds are available to assist with moving expenses.

The RET program brings secondary education science teachers to campus for a research experience in one of the laboratory sciences. Participants have the opportunity to choose from the selection of projects in the REU program, attend weekly lectures, and use advanced instrumentation. A stipend of $8,343 will be paid to each teacher for the research term. Additional funds are available to help support travel to a scientific conference and present research findings. Coe College will provide housing for teachers who cannot commute to the campus.

The research projects of participating faculty are described in Mentors and Projects online.

Participating Institution(s):
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Coe College (Lead)

Program Materials:
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This Program can be Described by:
Academic Disciplines:
Astronomy & Astrophysics
Biomedical Engineering
Cellular Biology
Materials Science & Engineering
Molecular Biology
STEM Fields

Atmospheric Physics
Chemical Physics
Electron Microscopy
Laser Science & Technology
Materials Chemistry
Molecular Biology
Molecular Spectroscopy
Optical Spectroscopy
Physical Chemistry
Space Sciences

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This program is funded by:
National Science Foundation (NSF)
U.S. Dept. of Defense

Page last updated 2/29/2024
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