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OCTOBER 2020

webinars2CUR Conversations: The Evolving Climate of UR - Virtual Research Skill Building  
October 13, 2020 @ 2PM ET

This informal discussion will revolve around our theme, The Evolving Climate of Undergraduate Research, and focus in on the topic of Virtual Research Skill Building. Hosted by CUR and facilitated by Ashley Hagler, Gaston College. 
 

webinars2CUR Conversations: The Evolving Climate of UR - Ethics in Virtual Research  
October 20, 2020 @ 2PM ET

This informal discussion will revolve around our theme, The Evolving Climate of Undergraduate Research, and focus in on the topic of Ethics in Virtual Research. Hosted by CUR and facilitated by Julio F. Turrens and Michael S. Springer, authors of How to Train Undergraduates in Research Integrity and the Responsible Conduct of Research. 
 

webinars2CUR Conversations: The Evolving Climate of UR - Offering UR to Diverse Groups in a Virtual World | October 27, 2020 @ 2PM ET
This informal discussion will revolve around our theme, The Evolving Climate of Undergraduate Research, and focus in on the topic of Offering UR to Diverse Groups in a Virtual World. Hosted by CUR and facilitated by Jennifer Thorington-Springer, Co-Chair of CUR's Diversity and Inclusion Committee. 

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NOVEMBER 2020

URExchangelogos_SMALL-05UR Exchange | November 12, 2020
This Twitter Takeover is meant to provide students the opportunity to showcase their hard work, dedication, undergraduate research experiences, and much more through posters and videos. More information will be shared.

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FEBRUARY 2021

CUR Dialogues | February 11-14, 2021
This conference is designed to bring faculty and administrators to the Washington, D.C. metropolitan area to interact with federal agency program officers and other grant funders. Attendees will also have the chance to engage in several networking opportunities. 

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MARCH 2021

CUR FRAMEWORK: Guided URSCA Establishment & Expansion Opportunities Part III A |
March 3, 2021

This virtual Framework series focuses on establishing offices and expanding opportunities involved in the Undergraduate Research, Scholarship, and Creative Arts (URSCA) program. This is a multi-part series expanding off of the original workshop launched at our 2020 Virtual Biennial Conference. 

CUR FRAMEWORK: Guided URSCA Establishment & Expansion Opportunities Part III B |
March 10, 2021

This virtual Framework series focuses on establishing offices and expanding opportunities involved in the Undergraduate Research, Scholarship, and Creative Arts (URSCA) program. This is a multi-part series expanding off of the original workshop launched at our 2020 Virtual Biennial Conference. 

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APRIL 2021

National Conference on Undergraduate Research (NCUR) | April 2021
NCUR is dedicated to promoting undergraduate research, scholarship, and creative activity in all fields of study by sponsoring an annual conference for students. Unlike meetings of academic professional organizations, this gathering of student scholars welcomes presenters from all institutions of higher learning and from all disciplines. 

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Undergraduate Research Week | April 19-23, 2021
This is a national celebration in which we showcase what other campuses are doing to celebrate UR, congratulate students on their research, and to thank those faculty and mentors who have helped guide the way for UR. Check out how we handled #VirtualURW2020. 

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Posters on the Hill (POH) | April 2021
Each spring, CUR hosts an annual undergraduate poster session on Capitol Hill. At this event and its related activities, Members of Congress and their staff learn about the importance of undergraduate research through talking directly with the student researchers involved in these programs. Our #POH2020 was completely virtual and took over Twitter with a storm. Check it out! 


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JUNE 2021

ABM2021_2xAnnual Business Meeting | June 22-24, 2021
CUR holds an Annual Business Meeting (ABM) open to the current elected Executive Board and General Council in regards to reviewing the governance that has helped shape CUR, its future, and undergraduate research. 
 

Undergraduate Research Programs Conference | June 24-26, 2021
This biennial URPD conference brings together faculty and academic professionals interested in the improvement, management, and promotion of UR and creative activities. Faculty members, URP directors, and administrators share ideas, strategies, and best practices centered on different themes. 

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OCTOBER 2021

Research Experiences for Undergraduates Symposium (REU) | October 24-25, 2021
This symposium features presentations by students from REUs in all disciplines funded by the National Science Foundation (NSF), sessions for REU administrators and faculty, and opportunities to meet with representatives from NSF and other government agencies. 


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JUNE 2022

VBC_2xVirtual Biennial Conference (VBC) | June 2022
CUR's signature professional development conference for faculty and administrators operating, assessing, and leading undergraduate research, scholarly, and creative inquiry programs. 

 

 

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