Center for Undergraduate Research

November 12, 2013

The Center for Undergraduate Research would like to keep you informed about the opportunities and accomplishments surrounding undergraduate research here at KU. Please forward this message to students, faculty, and staff who might be interested and encourage them to sign up for our mailing list.

Upcoming Deadlines

 Undergraduate Research Awards:
November 13

Drop-In Office Hours:

every Friday
151 Strong Hall

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Calling all Alumni!  

The Center for Undergraduate Research is currently seeking alumni to be profiled on our website.  We are interested in featuring KU alumni who have been able to utilize their undergraduate research experiences to help them succeed in their careers inside and outside of academia. Know of someone who might be a good fit?  Please forward them the link below and ask them to fill out our short online form! 


Submit your alumni profile here...  



Save the Date   

KU's 17th annual Undergraduate Research Symposium will be held on Saturday, April 26th, 2014 in the Kansas Union.  We will begin accepting applications in January from students interested in presenting, so start thinking about how you might want to share your research!  


Learn more about the Undergraduate Research Symposium...



Undergraduate Research Presentation Opportunity: Mid-America Humanities Conference    

Undergraduate students are invited to submit their research projects for presentation at the 5th Annual Mid-America Humanities Conference that will take place at KU on April 3-4, 2014.  The theme of the conference is "The Human, Human Rights, and the Humanities."  

  • Deadline to submit an abstract: December 6, 2013

Learn more (pdf). 


Questions?  Email Dr. Marike Janzen at

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