February 13, 2013
As part of the FORS 200 - Forensic Seminar guest lecture series, Erin Steward, a 5th-year Forensic Science major gave a presentation highlighting opportunities for students in the Forensic Science Program at UNL.
Erin is a very accomplished student having been a Teaching Assistant, completed an internship with the Lincoln Police Department, taken on a leadership role in the Forensic Science Club and is now finishing up her UCARE project.
Erin shared her experiences, illustrated what undergraduate students can do in the program, and provided information on how students can set up these opportunities.
Erin is working with Larry Barksdale on her UCARE research regarding using root banding as an alternative way to estimate time since death. She is planning to publish and present her results at a national conference. More...