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Capstone Projects

The Environmental Studies Capstone Project is a three credit group research project. The Capstone Project meets the Finishing Foundation (FF) requirements for the Foundational Studies Program. All capstone projects have an external sponsor, and culminate with a poster presentation at the (spring) Undergraduate Research Conference at Boise State. Past project sponsors have included the National Forest Service, the Bureau of Land Management, the Idaho Department of Environmental Quality, and the U.S. Green Building Council, to name but a few. In addition

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Undergraduate Research Symposium

The Undergraduate Research Symposium features two presentation types: posters and lightning talks

  • Lightning Talks – This year, faculty nominated students to share their research in 3-minute lightning talks during a plenary session. The lightning talk plenary session for #URS2020 was live-streamed on Friday, April 17th. Follow the link above to watch a recording of the session.
  • Poster Presentations – All students were eligible to present their research through digital posters to be shared in an online format for #URS2020. Browse our students’ posters by following the link above beginning on Friday, April 24th.
The 2020 Undergraduate Research Symposium