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Bucknell University - Student Employment

Undergraduate Researcher

June - August 2021 • Lewisburg, PA

What I liked

I really love the people I was working with the project I was working on.

What I wish was different

I honestly really loved my experience and just wished it had been longer. I am still working on my research project this semester, but it is fewer hours than compared to the summer.

Advice

I would say to be confident in yourself and take every opportunity you can to learn and grow professionally in your position.
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Environmental Engineering Researcher

June - August 2021 • Lewisburg, PA

What I liked

I got to run my own research and consult with my professor when I had questions. It was interesting to dive into a new topic and find my way through all the information.

What I wish was different

Advice

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Research Assistant

May 2021 • Lewisburg, PA

What I liked

I liked the ability to collaborate with other labs and students within my lab even when we were working on other projects.

What I wish was different

I wished that there were more structure or time allocated specifically to creating our research posters.

Advice

I would definitely recommend voicing your interests to your research advisor or professor, so your research is more directed to your liking and overall more enjoyable.
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Researcher

May - August 2019 • Lewisburg, PA

What I liked

Control of your schedule

What I wish was different

Too isolating, I never had one-on-one time with my advisor.

Advice

n/a
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Research Assistant

January 2019 • Lewisburg, PA

What I liked

I liked the application process, which was easy to follow. I also liked that it is small scale, only two research assistants working on this project. Almost everything has been great, especially because the research that I'm doing is fulfilling

What I wish was different

Advice

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