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Recognize your Student Researcher During Grantsmanship 2020

Have you mentored students in a research project beyond their Senior Investigative Paper and outside of a classroom setting between January 1 – December 31, 2019? If so, Smith Institute for Applied Research and Government Sponsored Programs and Research, would like to honor them at our Annual Grantsmanship Awards Ceremony. This year’s date is Tuesday, February 18th. Faculty must submit their student researcher information by January 24th (more…)

MACMAS Lab Open Hours

Smith Institute for Applied Research announces the MACMAS Lab Open Hours. The Multidisciplinary Applied Computational Modeling and Simulations Lab will be available for students, faculty, and staff to use on a first-come, first-served basis without reservation on Tuesdays from 9:30am-12pm and Wednesdays from 1:30pm-4:30pm. (more…)

FREE Access to Student Opportunity Center With JCSU E-mail Address

Students and faculty get FREE access to the Student Opportunity Center (SOC) with your JCSU e-mail address? SOC is  an organization dedicated to connecting students with national conferences, research opportunities, and internship opportunities across the globe. (more…)

EmPOWERED to Serve Scholars Application

College Freshmen, Sophomores, and Juniors are encouraged to apply for the American Heart Association EmPOWERED to Serve Scholars Program by January 20, 2020. The program is geared towards college students who are actively addressing social determinants of health such as food insecurity, safe housing, job opportunities and access to health care. (more…)

Beatties Ford Road Research Experience for Undergraduates

Applications are due February 1, 2020 for the Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU) program. Presented by Davidson University, UNC Charlotte, and Johnson C. Smith University present the Beatties Ford Road, the experience provides undergraduate students with an opportunity to conduct community-engaged research in Charlotte from June 14 to August 8, 2020, is aimed at addressing inequalities in food, housing, and health through a grant provided by the national Science Foundation. (more…)

2020 CURE Fellowship & Grant Application now due December 10th!

Apply for the 2020 Course-Based Undergraduate Research Experiences (CURE) Fellowship & Grant Program. Up to 10 faculty who apply by December 10th and are selected will participate in six workshops, that will assist them as they redesign their courses to include an undergraduate research project in the curriculum. Faculty/teaching staff selected for the fellowship program who satisfactorily complete all components of the program will receive a $1000 stipend for their participation. Apply to be a CURE Fellow by December 10th!

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2020 CURE Fellowship & Grant Program

Join Smith Institute for Applied Research in a webinar on November 21st from 11-11:30am and November from 22nd 12pm-12:30pm to learn about the 2020 Course-Based Undergraduate Research Experiences (CURE) Fellowship & Grant Program. Up to 10 faculty who apply by December 2nd and are selected will participate in six workshops, that will assist them as the redesign their courses to include an undergraduate research project in the curriculum. Faculty/teaching staff selected for the fellowship program who satisfactorily complete all components of the program will receive a $1000 stipend for their participation. Apply to be a CURE Fellow now!

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2019 CASE Summit Tackles Digital Divide

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Charlotte, N.C.- Thursday, November 14, 2019 through Saturday, November 16, 2019 leadership from North Carolina’s and South Carolina’s Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs) and HBCU stakeholders will meet at Johnson C. Smith University’s New Science Center for the 6th Annual Carolinas Alliance for Success in Education (CASE) Summit. (more…)

Vote! 2019 General Election

Early voting (also known as “one-stop” or in-person absentee voting) is available this week until Friday, November 1, 2019. When you vote early, you get the benefit of voting at any of the 17 Mecklenburg County polling sites Monday-Friday 10am-7pm.

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American Heart Association Tours Sustainability Village

Charlotte N.C.- October 11th, 2019, representatives from the American Heart Association, including Charlotte’s Lead Heart Director, T.C. Scott, and Yvette Mingo, Vice President of Multicultural Development, Bruns Elementary teachers, and community leaders toured Sustainability Village, JCSU’s farm. (more…)