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Summer Research Program

Program Dates: June 6 to August 12, 2016


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Some of the events from summer 2015:

  • Ice Cream Socials
  • Bicycle trip to Izzy's Ice Cream
  • Trip to Science Museum of Minnesota
  • Tour of 3M
  • Play at the Guthrie Theater
  • Valleyfair Trip (
  • Joint Summer Undergraduate Research Poster Session with other undergraduate research programs in the Institute of Technology
  • Farewell Program Dinner
  • ACS Event "Chemistry in the Library"
  • Every Tuesday from 12:00 to 1:00 PM there will be a lunch gathering in room Smith 117/119, where a few selected faculty members will present their group's research and, in the latter half of the program, Lando fellows show off in a casual environment what they are working on.


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Comments from previous Lando participants:

"I've participated in two other similar programs, and the LANDO program was, by far, the best. "

"Thank you so much for this opportunity. I really appreciate the experience."

"I believe Lando is the best summer program for chemistry undergrads!"


Here are links to photos from the summer of 2010:

Drive-in Movie

Poster Session

Student Presentations


Chemists in the Library


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