Tackling Societal Challenges With 科学
Take on the world’s most urgent challenges with the tools of science. From the rapid deployment of COVID vaccines to grappling with pressing issues like climate change, science is increasingly on the front lines — and in the headlines. UNE’s institutional history is deeply entwined with the sciences — from the biosciences and chemistry courses that provide the foundation for our graduate health professions programs 对我们的 groundbreaking 神经科学 and marine science research centers, to newer majors related to data science, 卫生信息学, 和更多的.
Unparalleled Hands-On 学生的研究 Opportunities
在皇冠体育官网，我们以提供 unprecedented opportunities for students to engage in faculty-led research, even as undergraduates. 我们的 labs conduct ground-breaking research in areas like 神经科学 and pharmaceutical development, 做得令人振奋 从佛蒙特州的山上进行田野调查 到中间 大西洋.
UNE has an “R2” Carnegie classification (“High 研究 Activity”) and is home to nine centers and institutes that promote research in a wide range of fascinating areas (including 神经科学, 北大西洋, 公共卫生, 老化, 合作教育).
There’s no better way to gain hands-on experience and to enrich your 教育.
的数量 本科生 人 given presentations at regional and national conferences 在过去的六年里
的百分比 UNE seniors 人 worked with faculty on research projects, compared with 23% at all colleges surveyed by the NSSE
Imagine yourself working on research that supports the health of people and communities. In programs spanning from 化学 to 神经科学, UNE students have immersive learning experiences that prepare them to find solutions for real-world challenges. 我们的 leading degree programs in biological, 物理, health sciences position you for a rewarding career in research, 教育, 创业, 及以后.
我们的 海洋科学项目 吸引很多人的注意, with good reason: our shoreline location — where the mouth of the Saco River meets the Gulf of Maine (the fastest warming body of ocean water in the world) — makes UNE an ideal spot for studying a variety of marine environments and species.
作为一个 环境科学专业, you can examine the ecology of the tidal marshes in our own backyard. Biddeford Pool is the largest tidal pool in Maine and is great for observing coastal wildlife.