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Congratulations CURE Grant Awardees!

Between March and May, faculty members were engaged in workshops, webinars, and focused work time to transform their classrooms into experiential learning platforms. Smith Institute for Applied Research’s Course-Based Undergraduate Research Experiences (CURE) Fellowship & Grant Program supported faculty in ​developing ​research projects to integrate into their course curriculum and engage the entire class in addressing a research question or problem during the upcoming Fall and Spring semesters. (more…)

CUR Week: Student Research Resource Mash-Up

Join us April 11th in the James B. Duke Memorial Library to learn about resources that will support you in conducting research. Find out more about how JCSU provides free access to, and other Charlotte Mecklenburg Library resources to all students, faculty, and staff with your JCSU ID number!


Undergraduate Research Week Speed Mixer Finale

Friday, April 12th, join us in the New Science Center Innovation Lab from 12pm-3pm to mix and mingle with faculty, staff, and students representing organizations and get to know the research landscape on campus. Access resources, and find out opportunities to connect with organizations to meet your aspirations. (more…)

Undergraduate Research Week Research Poster Competition

Wednesday, April 10th, join us in Carnegie Hall/McNair Hub from 9am-12pm to vote on which student should win top prize in the Student Research Poster Presentation. (more…)

Undergraduate Research Week Program Booklet

Get a preview of research that will be showcased during CUR Undergraduate Research Week with the program booklet. (more…)

CUR Week 2019 Poster Competition

Join in on the fun during 2019 Undergraduate Research Week! Undergraduate AND graduate students at JCSU with completed research projects (actual poster not required at time of application) are invited to compete in the Student Research Poster Competition April 10th for a chance to win up to $1000 in prize money! Apply here by Friday, March 29th.


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Celebrate Undergraduate Research Week!

Johnson C. Smith University’s Smith Institute for Applied Research and the Ronald E. McNair scholars program have teamed-up to provide undergraduate students and faculty with a fun 2019 CUR Undergraduate Research Week Celebration, April 8th-12th. The week will feature a student research poster competition with cash prizes, a faculty research symposium, a student research resource mash-up that will include demos of the James B. Duke Memorial Library Makerspace, and a research speed mixer and awards ceremony in the STEM Innovation Center.


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