Artisan ceramic production of the indigenous Shipibo-Conibo in the Peruvian Amazon, photo taken by Lorraine Archibald

Each summer the Roy R. Charles Center for Academic Excellence at the College of William and Mary funds undergraduate student summer research projects. This summer 43 students received funding to conduct research both on and off campus in a variety of disciplines. Follow along as they document their progress and discuss their process on this blog. Click on Summer 2017 Posts to see the most recent submissions or access individual student’s posts from the Contributors page.

Projects from previous summers can be viewed through Summer 2016 Posts or Past Summers (2010-2015).

Interested in applying for a summer research scholarship next year? Click on Scholarship Information for more details.

For more information on the blog or if you are a 2017 summer research scholarship recipient who needs help with the blog, see the For the Bloggers page.