CURCA News
Monday
01/08/18

SUNY SURC 2018

Posted by mllipino on January 8, 2018 in Uncategorized

UB undergraduate students can now submit abstracts to present at the 2018 SUNY Undergraduate Research Conference (SURC). SUNY SURC focuses on student presentations (oral, performance, artistic displays, and poster). The deadline to submit an abstract is February 19th. Accepted UB students will have access to accommodations provided by CURCA such as registrations fees and transportation.

Thursday
11/30/17

2018 National Conference on Undergraduate Research

Posted by mllipino on November 30, 2017 in Events

The deadline to submit an abstract for the 2018 National Conference on Undergraduate Research is Tuesday, December 5, 2017. The conference will be hosted by the University of Central Oklahoma (4/4/18-4/7/18). Interested students can submit their abstract or find additional information by visiting https://www.cur.org/conferences_and_events/student_events/ncur_2018/.

Accepted UB undergraduate students may apply for conference travel funds through CURCA!

 

 

 

Tuesday
10/24/17

SUNY Undergraduate Research Conference 2018

Posted by mllipino on October 24, 2017 in Events

Tuesday
10/10/17

Celebration of Student Academic Excellence

Posted by mllipino on October 10, 2017 in Uncategorized

Plans are in place for the 14th Annual Celebration of  Student Academic Excellence on Thursday, April 26, 2018 in UB’s Center for the Arts!

The celebration will showcase poster presentations from students who have participated in research and creative works here at UB. Come join the UB community as we gather to recognize and celebrate the outstanding academic contributions of our students, faculty, and research mentors.

University at Buffalo undergraduates interested in presenting at the 2018 Celebration must review the additional information outlined here.

Questions, comments and concerns can be directed to the CURCA Graduate Assistant, Meghan Lipinoga, at prov.mllipino@provost.buffalo.edu

Additional event details will be coming soon!

Thursday
08/31/17

Undergraduate Research & Creative Activities Opportunities Fair

Posted by mllipino on August 31, 2017 in Events

Join us for the Undergraduate Research & Creative Activities Opportunities Fair on Thursday, September 21st in the Student Union Lobby from 11 a.m. – 2 p.m.

Check out the many undergraduate research opportunities that are available while enjoying refreshments! For more information: Research Fair 2017

Tuesday
08/29/17

Student Opportunity Center (S.O.C.)

Posted by mllipino on August 29, 2017 in Uncategorized

As an undergraduate student at the University at Buffalo you have access to a free membership to the S.O.C.. The S.O.C. serves as a resource to help students with finding undergraduate research opportunities, internships, conferences, fellowships and scholarships. This is a great way to find hands-on learning experiences based off your interests!  Students can join by creating a login here using your UB email account.

Tuesday
08/29/17

The Council on Undergraduate Research (CUR)

Posted by mllipino on August 29, 2017 in News & Announcements

UB is an Enhanced member of CUR. This institutional membership allows all UB faculty, staff and students to sign up for free individual memberships. The benefits of being an individual member include:

  • An electronic subscription to the CUR Quarterly, which discusses issues about student-faculty collaborative research and scholarship for all disciplines
  • Major discounts to attend CUR’s National Conference and CUR Dialogues, both of which include workshops and opportunities to network with peers and representatives of funding agencies.
  • Free access to CUR hosted webinars.
  • Access to information on funding opportunities, jobs, and other resources on the members’ only portion of CUR’s website, in the monthly CUR E-newsletter, and over CUR’s listserv.
  • Eligibility to receive mentoring or pre-submission proposal reviews from colleagues in your discipline.
  • The opportunity to develop and be recognized for leadership skills within the academic community by serving on CUR committees and on the General Council or participating in departmental consulting, speaking, and other leadership activities.

For more information and to learn how to become a member, please visit here.

Tuesday
08/22/17

CURCA Location Change

Posted by mllipino on August 22, 2017 in News & Announcements

Stop by the Experiential Learning Network in 17 Norton Hall to visit CURCA’s new office space!

Tuesday
05/09/17

Thank you to all contributors of the 2017 Celebration of Student Academic Excellence!

Posted by mllipino on May 9, 2017 in Uncategorized

Thank you to all the student presenters, research mentors, and volunteers for making the 2017 Celebration of Student Academic Excellence a success!

Check out photos, sample posters, and the PixStori Gallery from this years event!

We hope to see you all again next year for the 14th Annual Celebration!

Thursday
04/27/17

2017 Celebration of Student Academic Excellence PixStori Gallery

Posted by mllipino on April 27, 2017 in Uncategorized

Thank you to all the student presenters, research mentors, and volunteers for making the 2017 Celebration of Student Academic Excellence a success!

Check out the PixStori Gallery from the event to be able to see and hear from some of our student presenters.

Visit http://curca.buffalo.edu/students/coae.php to stay up to date on plans for the 14th Annual Celebration of Student Academic Excellence coming in the Spring of 2018!