Undergraduate student, Nicole Humphrey, was highlighted by the Center for Undergraduate Research in their November Student Spotlight. Here's an excerpt of Nicole answering what has surprised her about doing research:
"Research is unique because it provides you with the opportunity to decide what you want to learn and what skills you want to develop. Through conducting research I have been able explore literature that is specific to the concepts I find most interesting..."
Image: Nicole exiting the stage after President Obama's visit to the KU campus (January, 2015). She's the woman in the middle, giving the thumbs up.