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Terms and Dates:

  • Summer 2023


Garrett Downing

Cornell Affiliations:

Agriculture and Life Sciences


Opportunity Description

A ten-week undergraduate research program giving students who are interested in food science the opportunity to:

  • Conduct research under the mentorship of a Cornell faculty member
  • Participate field trips to food industries
  • Discuss topics such as Ethics in Food Science, Applying for Graduate School, Product Development, and Learning from Research
  • Learn about food science career opportunities
  • Meet with food science representatives from industry, government, and academia
  • Present research to faculty and peers