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Why Do Research?

Research forms the core of every academic curriculum, and the faculty of the College of Science and Health view research as an integral part of each student’s academic and professional preparation. Conducting research helps students sharpen their ability to find trustworthy sources and evaluate the information they provide. In addition, research often provides an opportunity to collaborate with other scholars and forge academic and professional connections with faculty and other leaders of their respective fields.