UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN River Falls

Undergraduate Research, Scholarly and Creative Activity

Welcome

The University of Wisconsin-River Falls is dedicated to providing opportunities and resources that foster high-quality student-faculty collaborative projects and enhance student development.  The URSCA Office was opened in spring of 2013.  Our mission is to support and promote the culture of undergraduate research, scholarly and creative activity across campus.  We offer URSCA opportunities for students at all levels of the undergraduate experience: from the first and second years through graduation!

 

Upcoming URSCA Opportunities for Fall 2016

Trainings in Research and Professional Dev.

Date       

Workshop/Training

Time, Location

More Information and Registration

Sept. 23

URSCA Mini-Forum: How to Pick a Topic and Find a Mentor (Reserve your seat by registering online)

URSCA Office; 12-12:30 p.m.

URSCA Office

Sept. 26-29     

Career Services - Area Graduate Schools Visiting Campus

Heritage Hall, UC; 10 a.m.-2 p.m.

Career Services

Sept. 27

Career Services - GRE 101: Strategies for Success

Kinnickinnic River Theatre, UC

Career Services

Sept. 28

Career Services - Mastering the Graduate School Personal Statement

Kinnickinnic River Theatre, UC

Career Services

Sept. 29

Career Services - Demystifying the Graduate School Application Process

Kinnickinnic River Theatre, UC

Career Services

Sept. 29

URSCA Mini-Forum: How to Create a Research Plan (Reserve your seat by registering online)

URSCA Office; 3:30-4 p.m.

URSCA Office

Oct 5.

Research Ethics Workshop (Reserve your seat by registering online)

12-1 p.m. (location TBA)

URSCA Office

Oct. 10

URSCA Mini-Forum: How to Build a Budget (Reserve your seat by registering online)

URSCA Office; 3-3:30 p.m.

URSCA Office

Oct. 11

Career Services - Networking Social 

Falcon's Nest, UC; 5-6 p.m.

Career Services

Oct. 12

Career Services - Career Fair

Riverview Ballroom, UC; 10-3 p.m.

Career Services

Nov. 15

URSCA Poster Making Workshop (Reserve your seat by registering online)

Lab TBD, Chalmer Davee Library; 4 p.m.

URSCA Office

Nov. 15

Career Services - Etiquette Dinner

Riverview Ballroom, UC; 5-7:30 p.m.

Career Services

Grant Opportunities

Deadline

Grant

More Information

Oct. 7

Falcon Travel Grant - Fall Round

Online application

Oct. 7, pending funding

URSCA Mentor Travel Grant - Fall Round

Online application

Oct. 17

Undergraduate Stipends and Expenses (USE) Grant

Online application

Nov. 18, pending funding

URSCA Course Redesign Grant - Fall Round

Online application

Dissemination Opportunities

Date

Event

Sept. 6

Registration opens for 2016 Fall Gala

Sept. 7

Submission of application opens for 2017 Posters on the Hill

Oct. 3  

Submission of application opens for the National Conference on Undergraduate Research (NCUR) (University of Memphis)

Nov. 2

Submission of application closes for 2017 Posters on the Hill (Washington, DC)

Dec. 2

 Submission of application closes for NCUR

Dec. 2    

Registration deadline for inclusion in the 2016 Fall Gala booklet

Dec. 13     

2016 Fall Gala (on-campus event!)


Questions?

Contact us!

Contact the URSCA Director, Dr. Lissa Schneider-Rebozo or the URSCA Coordinator, Elizabeth Jordahl in the URSCA Office, 160 Hagestad Hall

Contact Us

Undergraduate Research, Scholarly and Creative Activity

ursca@uwrf.edu

715-425-3902

160 Hagestad Hall

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