Celebrate Undergraduate Research and Creativity (CURC), an annual, juried showcase of outstanding student research, is April 18, 10:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. in the Lory Student Center ballroom. All are welcome. The event includes a research poster session, documentary films, an art exhibition, oral presentations and a writing contest. Students will compete for prizes sponsored by the Office of the Vice President for Research. Documentary films will be shown in LSC 308. One is called "Redefining Normal," and focuses on individuals with disabilities. Another is "Climb," and is about climbers as athletes. Oral presenters will touch on topics ranging from electorates to influenza to snowmelt patterns. Others presentations will detail research and community outreach efforts. An awards ceremony April 25 from 5-7 p.m. in the Lory Student Center ballroom will cap this year's CURC. The ceremony's keynote speech, April 25 at 5 p.m., will be delivered by Doug Ming, chief scientist for the astromaterials research and exploration science division at NASA Johnson Space Center in Houston. Ming will also speak April 26 at 7 p.m. on "Curiosity on Mars: Trailblazing the Path for Humans," in Plant Sciences C101.
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The agreement will bring critical funding to CSU for new research, outreach and education.
Undergraduate researchers are invited to compete for prizes at Celebrate Undergraduate Research and Creativity, April 18.
Researchers from various disciplines have joined an official partnership to support Rwanda’s transformation from an agrarian economy to one buoyed by strategic deployment of science and technology infrastructure.
The inaugural VPR Fellowship Competition challenged graduate students from across disciplines and colleges to summarize their research in three minutes with only one static PowerPoint slide.
The digital PCR system provides an incredibly sensitive analysis of DNA samples, which is critical to a wide range of fields in the life sciences.
The Office of the Vice President for Research will host Global Grand Challenges: Research and Translation, Wednesday, Feb. 24, at 1 p.m. at the Warwick Hotel in Denver.
Thirty-seven graduate students will have only three minutes to explain their research and scholarly projects as part of the Vice President for Research Fellowship Challenge Competition, Feb. 15.
As director of sponsored programs, Barrett will oversee the operations of the division, which involves assisting faculty in locating funding opportunities, and reviewing, approving, and submitting research funding proposals.