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June 2020

Annual Business Meeting | June 25-27, 2020, Virtual

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. 

Virtual Biennial Conference (VBC)June 28 - July 1, 2020, Virtual

CUR's signature professional development conference for faculty and administrators operating, assessing, and leading undergraduate research, scholarly, and creative inquiry programs. 


July 2020

webinars2 Grant Talks WebinarJuly 7, 2020 at 3PM ET

The American Chemical Society (ACS) and CUR invite you to view this co-sponsored webinar in which four professors from PUIs, who have been successful in obtaining research grants, discuss the nature of their research and provide tips on achieving funding success. 


October 2020

REU Symposium | October 17-18, Alexandria, VA


Looking ahead to 2021

CUR Dialogues | February 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. Registration is now open.

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. 

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! 


For questions or additional information about upcoming events, please contact Tavia Cummings.