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Bailey Thompson received an Undergraduate Research and Creativity Award (URCA)!

Posted on March 11, 2022

Bailey Thompson, from the Popova Research Group, won the Undergraduate Research and Creativity Award (URCA) to conduct a project titled “Investigating student visual processing behavior when translating between different representations of molecular structure.” Bailey is a senior undergraduate researcher with an interest in pursuing scientific/technical writing and editing as her future career. This project contains a plethora of skills that are beneficial to Bailey’s future career aspirations. Bailey will be aiding in reviewing literature around the use of eye-tracking in chemistry education research, collecting and analyzing eye-tracking data and interview data, as well as in the process of writing and publishing the results of this study. Congratulations, Bailey!