Upcoming Events

Events Calendar


Upcoming Special Events


Principles of High-Quality Undergraduate Research Mentoring
May 16, 2018  |  10:00 am – 12:00 Pm  |  Sill Center, Room 120

Join the Office of Undergraduate Research for a crash course in mentoring undergraduate researchers. In this session, you’ll learn about principles of high-quality undergraduate research mentoring organized around the following competencies: (1) maintaining effective communication; (2) aligning expectations; (3) assessing understanding; (4) cultivating academic literacies; (5) fostering independence; and (6) promoting professional development. This session will be facilitated by Dr. Rachel Hayes-Harb, Professor, Department of Linguistics, and Director, Office of Undergraduate Research, and Megan Shannahan, Undergraduate Research Advisor, Office of Undergraduate Research.”


KickStart Your Applications: Fellowship Info Fair
May 23, 2018  |  4:00 – 6:00 pm  |  MarrioTT Library, Gould Auditorium

Applying for a graduate student funding in the Fall? Summer is the best time to get started on your application materials. Students who start early on their applications have more confidence, less stress, and tend to submit more successful applications. Our graduate funding Fair will give you the information and the motivation you need to prepare a killer application for upcoming fellowships. Come learn about graduate student funding opportunities, connect with University resources, and network with your peers who have won fellowships to learn how you can best prepare to apply for funding support for your studies. Pizza will be served!