Application Deadline: November 30th, 2015
Application Deadline: December 1st, 2015
Application Deadline: December 2nd, 2015
The FAU School of Communication and Multimedia Studies is hosting several colloquia throughout the semester. Speakers include Dr. Gerald Sim and Olympia Kiriakou, a Ph.D. candidate from Kings College London. For more information, click here.
Undergraduate Research and Inquiry
We are very excited that you are interested in ways to get involved in undergraduate research and inquiry. Below is a list of opportunities for you to consider. Many of these opportunities will afford you the chance to work closely with other students, graduate students, and faculty members. Please take a look at the opportunities that are available to you.
Research and Inquiry Opportunities - here is a comprehensive list of local, state-wide, and national opportunities of which OURI has been made aware.
Fund your Research
- apply for grants and stipends to use towards research endeavors such as the Undergraduate Research Grant, travel funding, and other campus-wide opportunities.
Present your findings - present discoveries at symposia and conferences both on campus, regionally, and nationally
Publish your work - publish research and projects in peer-reviewed journals at FAU such as the Undergraduate Research Journal.
The Undergrad’s Guide to Online Research from BestColleges.com, provides great information on the following topics:
- Evaluating Academic Sources
- Tools to Organize Your Research
- Using Search Engine Operators
- Accessing Scholarly Databases
- Open Access Journal Indexes
- Properly Citing Academic Sources
Data + Design is a free
-licensed eBook introducing data concepts in visualizing information.
- This e-book presents valuable information on do’s and don’t’s when creating graphs and other data visualization formats
Benefits Of Participating In Undergraduate Research
Pathways to Sciences: Use this website to find programs such as undergraduate summer research opportunities, graduate fellowships, postdoctoral positions, as well as resources and materials pertaining to recruitment, retention, and mentoring.
Web Guru is an interactive web-based tool intended to assist undergraduates navigate the hurdles of an undergraduate research experience
For all upcoming opportunities sponsored by OURI please go to the Calendar of Events