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 Spring 2016

Trainings in Research and Professional Dev.

Date       

Workshop/Training

Time, Location

More Information

Feb. 5

URSCA Mini-Forum: How to Pick a Topic and Find a Mentor

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

Falcon Scholars: URSCA Track

Feb. 10

Career Services - Opportunity Fair

Riverview Ballroom, UC; 10-2 p.m.

Career Services

Feb. 10

Career Services - My First Resume

Trimbelle River Room, UC; 12-1 p.m.

Career Services

 Feb. 10

 NCUR Information Session

Lab 164 (Orange), Chalmer Davee Library; 4-5:30 pm

 URSCA: NCUR

 Feb. 11

 NCUR Information Session

 Lab 164 (orange), Chalmer Davee Library; 5-6:30 pm

 URSCA: NCUR

Feb. 22

Career Services - Career Prep Fair

Falls Room, UC; 11-1 p.m.

Career Services

Feb. 23

Career Services - Networking Social 

Riverview Ballroom, UC; 5-6 p.m.

Career Services

Feb. 24

 Career Services - Career Fair

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

Career Services

Feb. 25

URSCA Mini-Forum: How
to Create a Research Plan

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

Falcon Scholars: URSCA Track

Feb. 29

URSCA Poster Making Workshop 

Lab 164 (orange), Chalmer Davee Library; 4 p.m.

Reserve your seat by registering online

March 1

Research Ethics Workshop

123 Wyman Education Building; 7 p.m. 

Reserve your seat by registering online

March 11

URSCA Mini-Forum: How to Build a Budget

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

Falcon Scholars: URSCA Track

April 6

Career Services - Start Smart Salary Negotiation Workshop

Saint Croix River Room, UC; 2-4:30 p.m.

Career Services

April 14

Career Services - Etiquette Dinner

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

Career Services

April 20

Career Services - Mock Interview Day 

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

Career Services

Grant Opportunities

Deadline

Grant

More Information

March 4

Falcon Travel Grant - Spring Round

Online application

March 4

URSCA Mentor Travel Grant - Spring Round

Online application

TBA

Undergraduate Stipends and Expenses (USE) Grant - Spring Round

Online application

TBA

UWRF Summer Scholars Program

Online Application 

April 18

URSCA Course Redesign Grant - Spring Round

Online application

Dissemination Opportunities

Date  

Event

Jan. 5

Online registration opens for the UW-System Symposium (UW-Stevens Point)

Jan. 19

Online registration opens for the 2016 Spring URSCA Day (Riverview Ballroom, University Center; UWRF)

Feb. 26

Registration closes for the UW-System Symposium (UW-Stevens Point)

April 7-9  

National Conference on Undergraduate Research (NCUR) (University of North Carolina at Asheville)

TBA

2016 Posters on the Hill (Washington, DC)

April 13

Posters in the Rotunda (Madison, WI)

April 22

UW-System Symposium (UW-Stevens Point)

April 25

Registration closes for Spring URSCA Day

May 4

2016 Spring URSCA Day


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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