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Summer Costa Rica Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU)


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Academic Level:
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Undergraduates - First Year
Undergraduates - Sophomore
Undergraduates - Junior

Note: this opportunity encourages applications from community college students.

Description:
The goal of the Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU) is to provide undergraduate students with an opportunity to develop essential skills in designing, executing and disseminating original research that quantifies the hydrologic and biogeochemical fluxes in the watershed of a tropical montane cloud forest.

Students have an opportunity to work on field and laboratory research under the guidance of faculty mentors at the newly constructed Texas A&M Soltis Center for Research and Education near San Isidro in central Costa Rica.
study abroad program

Application Deadline: 1/20/2018
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Program Dates: 6/1/2018 - 8/10/2018

Participating Institution(s):
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Texas A&M University (Lead)

Program Materials:
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This Program can be Described by:
Academic Disciplines:
Atmospheric Sciences
Civil & Environmental Engineering
Ecology & Evolution
Forestry
Hydrology
Mathematics
Natural Resources
Physics
Plant Sciences

Keywords:
Atmospheric Dynamics
Biogeochemistry
Biophysics
Community & Regional Development
Ecohydrology
Forest Ecology
Geosciences
Tropical Ecology
Tropical Meteorology

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This program is funded by:
National Science Foundation (NSF)


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