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  Posted on: October 16, 2014

UREAP research: Felicia

Through a UREAP research grant, student Felicia Girouard created and conducted a survey and in doing so, added another dimension to her learning. Photo: Danna Bach

Felicia Girouard took a class assignment to develop a research project and turned it into a $4,500 award.

Currently in her fourth year, Girouard is majoring in international business with a minor in economics. When her professor, Dr. Ehsan Latif, tasked her class with developing a research project, it didn’t take Girouard long to decide upon the subject matter.

“I wanted to research something I knew about, and I wanted to create and conduct a survey.”

Read more of Girouard’s story