Workshop: Getting Started in Undergraduate Research

This workshop will provide students with an introduction to undergraduate research, equipping them with the skills they will need to get started on either an independent or a faculty-led research project. Topics to be covered include: finding a research mentor, understanding research in your discipline, identifying a research topic and question, and finding resources on campus to support undergraduate researchers.
February 25, 2013
01:00 pm - 02:00 pm
Kansas Union, Pine Room
785-864-7351
Why KU
  • One-third of full-time faculty have written casebooks and treatises
  • 2 KU law faculty were U.S. Supreme Court clerks
  • KU’s Project for Innocence: 34 conviction reversals since 2009
  • 7,600+ alumni in all 50 states, D.C., and 21 foreign countries
  • #18 “best value” law school in the nation — National Jurist Magazine
  • 12 interdisciplinary joint degrees
  • 20th nationwide for lowest debt at graduation. — U.S. News & World Report
  • 80 percent of upper-level law classes have 25 or fewer students
  • More than 600 employment interviews at law school, 2014-15
  • 92 percent overall employment rate for Class of 2014 – top 20 percent nationally
  • 23rd: for number of law alumni promoted to partner at nation’s largest law firms
  • #1 in Kansas and Missouri for July 2015 bar exam performance