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University of Pennsylvania
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In the News

  • A Summer of Innovation - 2010 SUNFEST and Rachleff Scholars Symposium, September 2010.
  • An Nguyen, 2005 SUNFEST Student, wins the first price in the Undergraduate Research Category at the 2006 Summer Bioengineering Conference, Amelia Island, Florida, June 21-25, 2006. She presented a paper on "QUANTIFICATION OF GENIPIN CROSSLINKING WITH FREE AMINO RESIDUES", An M. Nguyen, Sounok Sen, Wade Johannessen,
    Charles C. Clark, Dawn M. Elliott.
  • What's new at Engineering: Giving Students Hands-on Experience this Past Summer
  • SUNFEST write-up in the Penn Engineering Newsletter. Fall 2003
  • A student's perspective on doing Research (by Ian Gelfand - SUNFEST Alumnus 1999): "Two Months in the Basement - Research Opportunities for Undergraduates," J. Young Investigators, Oct. 2001).
  • SUNFEST Program Encourages Students to Choose Research, The Compass, Univ. of Pennsylvania, 1993
  • SUNFEST: Summer Undergraduate Research Experience, Frontiers in Education Conference, 1997