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Utah Conference on Undergraduate Research (UCUR)

UCUR 2023

The mission of the Utah Conference on Undergraduate Research (UCUR) is to promote undergraduate research, scholarship, and creative activity, done with the mentorship of a faculty member or others, through an annual conference. Undergraduate research is a high-impact educational practice - students who participate in research opportunities lead to positive outcomes with retention, graduation, and post-graduation decisions. Student presentations are welcome in all fields and disciplines from the creative and performing arts to biomedical, engineering, and social science research.

Co-chairs: Dr. Annie Isabel Fukushima, Cindy Greaves, and Megan Shannahan

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Call for Abstracts open: September 1, 2022
Abstracts close: November 1, 2022
Notification of Acceptance: December 6, 2022
Registration Begins: December 6, 2022
Registration Deadline: January 15, 2023

Any undergraduate researcher from Utah higher education institutions are welcome to present at UCUR.  For University of Utah scholars funded by the Office of Undergraduate Research (UROP scholars) or seeking a research designation: this event will replace the spring Undergraduate Research Symposium (URS).