2015 Summer Research Symposium 

 Summer 2014 Summer Research Photo; group of students

This year we recognized the work of students participating in the following programs:

  • Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship (SURF)
  • University of California Leadership Excellence through Advanced Degrees (UC LEADS)
  • University of California Historically Black Colleges and University Program (UC-HBCU)
  • California State University Pre-Doctoral Program (CSU Pre-Doc)
  • Competitive Edge Summer Research Program
  • Graduate Opportunity Fellowship Program
  • Bridge to the Doctorate Fellowship Program


two students presenting work

This year, 63 outstanding undergraduate, master’s and incoming doctoral students from the University of California, Irvine and other institutions throughout the country presented their summer research.

student presenting work

Congratulations to our scholars, and thank you to the faculty, postdoctoral scholars and graduate students who have been their mentors and role models.


woman presenting her work on human rights-related deaths

small group photo

Johan Sebastian Lopez presenting his poster to Jason Cruz