Prof. Sara Heggland

From studying Idaho's native trout to developing smartphone applications to composing orchestral suites, College of Idaho students pursue undergraduate research and creative work in every discipline.

In Prof. Sara Heggland's lab, dozens of biology and chemistry students have participated in a long-term research project investigating the impact of the commonly-used heavy metal cadmium on bone health. The kinds of hands-on research and creative work available to College of Idaho students enable them to deeply engage with their academic interests and passions, experiences that often play a significant role in students' future success.

Hear more about student research and creative work and Prof. Heggland's College of Idaho experience.