Morgann and Nadege take to the Hill to discuss the importance of undergraduate research, the significance of Spelman College, and the outcomes of their work. They will also advocate for increased federal funding for research and support for undergraduate training programs.
Nadege Gitego and Morgann Adams gave a pitch “on par with those professional advocacy groups who visit the Capital” says one congressman’s aide. Great job ladies! The students where also honored at a special poster session along with 59 other undergraduates representing a range of institutions nation wide (2-year and 4-year colleges, comprehensive, liberal arts, and research institutions). Students invited for this honor reflect disciplines in the arts, humanities, and social and natural sciences.