The Mary Ann Bolton Undergraduate Research Award is given to students who demonstrate excellence in library research conducted for an undergraduate paper or project carried out under the guidance of a UNI faculty member or mentor. This is a monetary award with the donations of Mary Ann Bolton providing $1,000 to the first place winner, $500 to the second place winner, and $250 to the third place winner.
Award Winners for 2018
- First Prize, Lyn Tackett, "Tracing Ancient Healing Practices Through the Hibiscus"
- Second Prize, Lydia Richards, "Flutists in Red: Increasing Discoverability of Female Flute Players in the World’s Most Used Reference Source"
- Third Prize, Matthew Mengler, "Slavery Wasn’t That Bad': An Examination of the Effects of Reduced Social Studies Class Time and Student Misconceptions"
Theses/Dissertations from 2018
Flutists in Red: Increasing Discoverability of Female Flute Players in the World’s Most Used Reference Source, Lydia Richards Paper (UNI Access Only)
Submissions from 2017
"Slavery wasn't that bad": An examination of the effects of reduced social studies class time and student misconceptions, Matthew Karl Mengler Open Access Honors Program Thesis
Tracing Ancient Healing Practices through the Hibiscus, Lyn Tackett Open Access Paper