During the SUMMIT program, students participate in learning opportunities to assist them in preparation for their future careers in the sciences.

These are examples of some of activities available during a typical summer program.

  • GRE practice testing
  • Writing personal statements
  • Elevator pitches
  • Graduate Programs Fair
  • Summer undergraduate program group activity with students from across campus-bowling, professional sporting event, river boat tour
  • Presenting Data
  • Graduate school applications
  • Resume/CVs
  • Preparing research posters
  • Scientific writing
  • Laboratory safety
  • Campus resources
  • All campus poster session
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