qatarpanel1NAC&U President Nancy Hensel and Wagner College Professor of Chemistry Mohammad Alauddin recently traveled to Qatar to present at the inaugural World Congress on Undergraduate Research at Qatar University. Alauddin delivered a presentation titled “On-Site Experiential Learning in a Course as a Precursor to Initiating and Sustaining Active Research in a Predominantly Undergraduate Institution.” He spoke about taking students to Bangladesh to assist in water quality research. Hensel delivered a session on “Undergraduate Research for All Students through Course-based Research” and participated in a panel that discussed “How Undergraduate Research Leads to Careers Other than Academic Ones.” The next World Congress on Undergraduate Research will be in 2018.