SPIRE Summer Program Symposium

The 2014 SPIRE Summer Undergraduate Research Experience was a success! The six SPIRE program undergraduate students did a terrific job at the poster session.

Zain Bhatti, NC A&T (mentor: Chris Arena)

Zain Bhatti, NC A& T (mentor: Chris Arena)

Lakeya Hardy, NC A&T (mentor: Shannon Jones)

Lakeya Hardy, NC A&T (mentor: Shannon Jones)

Langston Harrison, NCCU (mentor: S. Alex Marshall)

Langston Harrison, NCCU (mentor: S. Alex Marshall)

Karla Mendoza, JCSU (mentor: Emily Moorefield)

Karla Mendoza, JCSU (mentor: Emily Moorefield)

Olivia Owens, JCSU (mentor: Erin Shanle)

Olivia Owens, JCSU (mentor: Erin Shanle)

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Sarah Ruiz, UNCP (mentors: Conner I. Sandefur and Claire Gordy Goller)

The SPIRE summer research experience provides mentoring experience for SPIRE scholars and a mentored research experience for undergraduates from the four SPIRE partner schools: North Carolina Agricultural And Technical State University (NC A&T), North Carolina Central University (NCCU), Johnson C. Smith University (JCSU), and the University of North Carolina at Pembroke (UNCP).