2019 Undergraduate Research Festival Featured on National Website
Published on June 4, 2019
Undergraduate Research Week was recognized across the United States and as part of the celebration, the University held the 2019 USciences CUR Undergraduate Research Festival. The event was one of 55 campus celebrations showcased by the National Council on Undergraduate Research website.
The USciences event featured various events including an "Images of Research and Scholarship" Exhibit-Competition, "Two-Minute Elevator Research Talk" Competition, “Research Speed-Meet” (5-minute speed dating between faculty and potential research students), an Alumni Career Research Panel, CUR Recognition Lunch, and the 7th Undergraduate Research Symposium.
The week of April 11 has been recognized as Undergraduate Research Week since 2010, when the U.S. House of Representatives made an official declaration. USciences celebrates the week in mid-March.