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What does research involve?

So what is involved in research? What would you be doing, exactly? It all depends on your particular field of study. Those in the liberal arts, social sciences, business and economics might begin with researching journal articles on a subject. Sometimes you may be collecting data through interviews, observations or surveys, then analyzing that data to find patterns. Those in engineering or sciences may spend the bulk of their time conducting laboratory research, experiments, equipment and lab maintenance, and preparing samples. Ultimately, it depends on the questions you are trying to answer, but rest assured, research is an exciting experience!

Communication

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Communication with Professors and Peers
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Professionalism with Students

Demistifying Academic Life

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Demystifying Academic Life
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Mentoring

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Mentoring
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Research and Integrity

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Research Integrity and the Responsible Conduct of Research
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Publishing and Authorship in Academia

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Publishing and Authorship in Academia
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Research Writing
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Data Management

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Data and its Importance
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Data Management
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Introduction to Research

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Introduction to Research
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Undergraduate Researcher Profile

Time Management

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Time Management
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Safety

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