2018 Summer Events

2018 Dates of Summer Undergraduate Research Program Activities

May 28 – August 1, 2018

Summer REU program students and NC State University students working on independent research projects may attend the events!

TBD Safety Orientation, Ken Kretchman

  • Basic safety information for students engaged in research and living on the campus.  Specific safety information for their research and facility to be provided by mentors.
TBD Welcome for Students, Mentors, and Administrators, All students, mentors, and administrators of programs are invited.

  • Introduction of the summer programs
  • Mixer for students to meet each other across programs

 

Session 1 TBD

Diversity Seminar/Workshop, Dr. Jamila Simpson, Assistant Dean for Diversity and Student Services

Registration Required for this event – Programs will be divided into groups. Contact your program director or if you are an independent NC State researcher please contact the OUR at undergraduate-research@ncsu.edu   (max 70 per session)

 

Session 2 TBD

Diversity Seminar/Workshop, Dr. Jamila Simpson, Assistant Dean for Diversity and Student Services

Registration Required for this event – Programs will be divided into groups. Contact your program director or if you are an independent NC State researcher please contact the OUR at undergraduate-research@ncsu.edu   (max 70 per session)

Session 3 TBD

Diversity Seminar/Workshop, Dr. Jamila Simpson, Assistant Dean for Diversity and Student Services

Registration Required for this event – Programs will be divided into groups. Contact your program director or if you are an independent NC State researcher please contact the OUR at undergraduate-research@ncsu.edu   (max 70 per session)

TBD Symposium Registration Info and Poster Training Seminar – George Hess and Judy Day

  • Students learn how to construct a good poster and how to register for the symposium and submit abstracts
  • Registration site for summer symposium opens and step by step registration instructions will be provided during this session
TBD

Research Ethics, David Resnik, JC, PhD, Bioethicist and IRB Chair, National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, NIH

This is a general content area session to cover misconduct (falsification, fabrication, plagiarism), data management, authorship, and mentorship.

  • Programs will need follow-up with case studies in content areas or review other options for small group case study discussions.
TBDLee Park (Near Lee Residence Hall)

Summer Cook Out! (Students and Mentors)

This will be a casual get together to relax, eat and enjoy a summer evening. Drop by anytime, food will be served at 4:30pm and will be there until it’s gone. Horseshoes, Frisbee and corn hole will be available. RSVP REQUIRED! Invite will be sent to all Summer Research Programs the OUR has on file; independent NC State researcher’s please contact the OUR at undergraduate-research@ncsu.edu if you wish to attend.

TBD

Funding Graduate School and the NSF Graduate Research Fellowship,  –

David Shafer – Assistant Dean of the Graduate School, Tiffany Kershner – Director of Fellowship Advising Office and a panel of faculty and graduate students

Wed July 19, NOON Deadline for student registration and abstract submission for Summer Symposium – Mentors MUST approve the abstract in order for student to present and be included in abstract book.

Tues. July 31    

Time TBD

Talley Ballroom – Talley Student Union

NC State Summer Undergraduate Research Symposium

  • Student Check In (Time TBD) for all posters/presenters
  • Two sessions  (evens and odds)
  • Session numbers randomly assigned by registration system
  • Posters ONLY