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Research Exposed!: Approaches to Inquiry

Jentery Sayers discuss his research on community blogging.

Course Description

Made possible by the Odegaard Undergraduate Library and Learning Commons , the Undergraduate Research Program, and Undergraduate Academic Affairs , Research Exposed! (GEN ST 391) offers the undergraduate an opportunity to learn about current, exciting research in a wide variety of disciplines, including the process of discovery, how faculty come up with an idea for research, how inquiry is structured in the different disciplines, and how students can become involved in the knowledge-making process.

Presentations by UW faculty focus on specific issues such as ethics and the culture of research. Students attend weekly, fifty-minute discussions and have the opportunity to ask the speaker questions following each presentation. This course may be repeated for credit (1 credit/quarter-3 quarters max); speakers and topics will vary.

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