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DECEMBER 2020

webinars2CUR Conversations: Mentoring Virtual Undergraduate Research | December 7, 2020 @ 1PM ET
Many of our members have asked for advice, resources, and guidance on mentoring through a virtual world. Join in on this informal discussion to hear from your fellow community members on what is helping them and how everyone is not alone. Hosted by CUR and facilitated by Maureen Vandermaas-Peeler, Paul Miller, and Jessie Moore, co-editors of Excellence in Mentoring Undergraduate Research. 

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FEBRUARY 2021


Logo_Ideas_ICON-10CUR Dialogues | [Virtual] February 8-19, 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

NCURicon-03National Conference on Undergraduate Research (NCUR) | April 12 - 14, 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. 


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 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. 
 

Logos_ICON-06Centering Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion in UR and Creative Activity Conference | 
[Virtual] June 23 -25, 2021
The Undergraduate Research Programs Division and the Committee on Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion presents the first step in response to the national call for awareness and action on diversity, equity, and inclusion. This formally known biennial URPD conference, will serve as a platform, explore facilitative approaches, and promote the exploration and adoption of effective tools for change. This conference will support the undergraduate research enterprise including mentors, administrators, faculty, and industry partners.

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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

CUR Biennial Conference | 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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