Undergraduate Research Festival

Tuesday, March 12–Thursday, March 14, 2019

The Undergraduate Research Festival sponsored by the Center for Undergraduate Research (CUR) celebrates undergraduate research, scholarship, and other creative activities. CUR supports high-quality research and creative activities that engage students through inquiry-based learning to advance the University of the Sciences’ educational mission.

Tuesday, March 12

Images of Research & Scholarship

The USciences "Images of Research & Scholarship Exhibit" is a multidisciplinary, friendly exhibit/competition celebrating the diversity and breadth of undergraduate student research.

Opening 10 a.m. through the end of the festival.
McNeil Science and Technology Center Atrium

USciences Summer Undergraduate Research Fund Recognition Lunch

(By Invitation Only)
12-1 p.m.
Wilson Hall

Speed Meeting with Faculty Research Mentors

Undergrads sign up to meet with volunteer USciences faculty researchers for a 5-min “encounter” to discuss what research is like in their group.

2-3 p.m.
STC 137

Wednesday, March 13

Ribbon-Cutting Elevator Research Talk Competition

12 p.m.
McNeil Science and Technology Center Atrium

Images of Research & Scholarship

The USciences "Images of Research & Scholarship Exhibit" is a multidisciplinary, friendly exhibit/competition celebrating the diversity and breadth of undergraduate student research.

Judging by faculty attendees 1-5 p.m.
McNeil Science and Technology Center Atrium

Alumni Career Panel

Sponsored jointly by Student Research Society/CUR/Institutional Advancement – Listen to career stories of USciences alumni who did undergrad research at USciences and are now established in their professions.

6-8 p.m.
Location TBD

Thursday, March 14

Undergraduate Research Symposium

5-7:30 pm.
Athletic/Recreation Center Multi-Purpose Room

More Information

For more information, including information on submissions and deadlines for entries, see the CUR Undergraduate Research Festival page on the CUR research site.

Deadline for Abstracts: Wednesday, February 27, 11:59 p.m.

The CUR Festival, distinct from Research Day, is a three-day event that celebrates the research and scholarship of undergraduates. Students can submit the same abstract and use the same poster for both events.

Contact:

Roberto Ramos, PhD

Address:

University of the Sciences
600 South 43rd Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104-4495

Phone:

215-596-8546

Email:

r.ramos@usciences.edu