First-Year Research Experience Panels (FYRE) 2019

The First-Year Research Experience (FYRE) panels feature oral presentations by freshman students who have completed research-based projects in any 1000-level course including the following:  RHET 1020, Pathways 1, Pathways 2, Scientific Thinking, Philosophical Thinking, Seminar 1023, Seminar 1099, Seminar 1110 or any other 1000-level course.

All students with 45 credit hours or below who have completed research at the freshman level.

  • Clear research purpose, with a well-articulated research question
  • Appropriateness of method to the research question
  • Persuasive, logically-organized, adequately-supported research argument
  • A sound conclusion that offers an insight or original contribution
  • Citation of sources

Submit the application form here.

March 2, 2019

Applications will be evaluated by the FYRE evaluation committee.