SCHOLARS DAY – April 14, 2016
Scholars Day celebrates the research, scholarly and creative activity of our students.
Wesleyan Fellows Program
|–||Is a competitive program|
|–||Provides funds for student research and/or creative activity|
|–||Requires collaboration with faculty member or external mentor off-campus|
|–||Can be conducted during the academic year or summer|
UNDERGRADUATE RESEARCH & CREATIVE ACTIVITY
What is it?
An inquiry or investigation conducted by an undergraduade student that makes an original intellectual or creative contribution to the discipline. This can be any subject -Art, Physics, Business, English, etc.
Why do it?
|–||Apply new knowledge and skills to unique challenges of your choosing|
|–||Create original scholarly works|
|–||Collaborate with faculty mentors|
|–||Develop critical thinking, project management, and presentation skills|
Who does it?
Students in all disciplines are encouraged to participate in independent research and creative activities. Some Kentucky Wesleyan College programs require research or creative projects -Art, Biology, Chemistry, Physics, Psychology- but you can undertake a project in any class or co-curricular activity.
How can I do it?
Talk to your professor or advisor or sponsor
Talk to CETL (Center for Engaged Teaching and Learning)