IMSD and BEP are Looking for New Applicants!

IMSD and BEP are Looking for New Applicants!

The Initiative for Maximizing Student Development Program (IMSD-MBRS) and the Biomedical Exploratory Program (BEP) are recruiting for spring 2014!

2013 URS

2014 Undergraduate Research Symposium

Another successful Undergraduate Research Symposium (URS), hosted by the IMSD/MBRS and MARC Programs, took place on December 6, 2013!

Former SDSU MARC and IMSD/MBRS Program Scholars Give Back

Former SDSU MARC and IMSD/MBRS Program Scholars Give Back

As part of their mission to prepare undergraduate STEM and behavioral science students for direct-entry into Ph.D. programs, the Minority Access to Research Careers (MARC) and Initiative for Maximizing Student Development (IMSD) programs held their 7th Annual Current Ph.D. Panel on February 21, 2014.

IMSD Scholars Shine at National Diversity Conferences

IMSD Scholars Shine at National Diversity Conferences

IMSD scholars present their work at national conferences and take home awards!

Attend an IMSD-Sponsored Event

Attend an IMSD-Sponsored Event

Attend an upcoming seminar or workshop


APPLY

Become an IMSD Scholar: Apply Here

Become an IMSD Scholar: Apply Here

Become an IMSD Scholar: Apply Here

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RESEARCH

Get Involved in Research!

Get Involved in Research!

Benefits of Undergraduate Research.
How to Find a Mentor.

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ATTEND

Attend an IMSD-Sponsored Event

Attend an IMSD-Sponsored Event

Attend an upcoming seminar or workshop

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OPPORTUNITIES

New Opportunities

New Opportunities

Opportunities to conduct research or mentor

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Recent Posts

IMSD Students Are Beginning Exciting Summer Research Projects!

IMSD and MARC Scholars with Dr. Tong (center).

IMSD and BEP program scholars are now focusing their energy on their research full-time, both in on-campus labs and at other universities

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Congratulations to our 2013 IMSD Graduates

Congratulations to our 2013 IMSD Graduates

Congratulations to IMSD Class of 2013!

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Harvard Beckons

Harvard Beckons

For the second consecutive year, a student in Professor Kelly Doran’s microbiology lab has been accepted to Harvard University.

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Duyen Trang, winner of Outstanding Research Poster Award, talks about her Diversifying Clinical Psychology Experience

Duyen Trang, winner of Outstanding Research Poster Award, talks about her Diversifying Clinical Psychology Experience

Duyen Trang, graduating IMSD Scholar, recently attended the Diversifying Clinical Psychology (DCP) Conference in Albuquerque, New Mexico. Duyen has recently applied to Ph.D. programs in Clinical, Counseling, and Developmental Psychology and has received invitations in each of those disciplines. Upon receiving an Outstanding Research Poster award at the DCP Conference, the IMSD Program staff asked her to write about her experience […]

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Amanda Brambila, current IMSD Scholar, wins award at ABRCMS

Amanda Brambila, current IMSD Scholar, wins award at ABRCMS

There are many research support programs on campus that help underrepresented students in the sciences achieve their goals of pursing a Ph.D., including the MBRS – IMSD and MARC programs. The goals of these programs are to prepare students for direct entry into doctorate programs in the following fields: Science Technology Engineering and Mathematics (STEM), Psychology, Speech Language and Hearing […]

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IMSD and BEP are Looking for New Applicants!

IMSD and BEP are Looking for New Applicants!

The Initiative for Maximizing Student Development Program (IMSD-MBRS) and the Biomedical Exploratory Program (BEP) are recruiting for spring 2014!

read more

2014 Undergraduate Research Symposium

2013 URS

Another successful Undergraduate Research Symposium (URS), hosted by the IMSD/MBRS and MARC Programs, took place on December 6, 2013!

read more

Former SDSU MARC and IMSD/MBRS Program Scholars Give Back

Former SDSU MARC and IMSD/MBRS Program Scholars Give Back

As part of their mission to prepare undergraduate STEM and behavioral science students for direct-entry into Ph.D. programs, the Minority Access to Research Careers (MARC) and Initiative for Maximizing Student Development (IMSD) programs held their 7th Annual Current Ph.D. Panel on February 21, 2014.

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IMSD Alum Gives Back

IMSD Alum Gives Back

IMSD Alum, Khanichi Charles, goes from mentee to mentor, while studying at Harvard.

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IMSD Scholars Shine at National Diversity Conferences

IMSD Scholars Shine at National Diversity Conferences

IMSD scholars present their work at national conferences and take home awards!

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IMSD Students Recognized for Research at the Annual SRS

IMSD Students Recognized for Research at the Annual SRS

Once again, our IMSD-MBRS and BEP students made an impressive showing at the SRS. Fourteen of our scholars presented research posters at the event, and eight gave oral presentations.

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