Present Your Research

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Design a
Poster

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Guidelines, resources, sample posters and more.

Poster Info

Prepare an Oral Presentation

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Tips, templates and campus resources.

Presentation Info

Publish Your
Work

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Publish to the undergrad research journal.

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Present at our Symposiums

Nevada Undergraduate Research Symposium

Dates

  • Registration Opens: March 4, 2019
  • Registration Due: April 12, 2019
  • Event Date: May 1, 2019

Share the results of your undergraduate research project at this major annual symposium. Over 100 undergraduate students present their work to students, faculty and the community at this annual symposium. The event begins at 12:45 p.m. in the Joe Crowley Student Union Theater on the third floor. After oral presentations and performances are complete, the event will move to the fourth floor ballrooms of the Joe where students will be presenting their posters. The event ends at 5 p.m.. Registered presenters are required to arrive between 11 a.m. and 12:30 p.m. to sign-in and set up their poster, prepare for their oral presentation or get ready for their performance.

All University undergraduates involved in research, scholarship and creative activities are encouraged to register. Students who are funded through the Undergraduate Research are required to participate.

We invite all of the campus community to attend and see the broad range of undergraduate research being conducted at the University.

If you would like an electronic copy of the program from past symposiums please email undergradresearch@unr.edu.

Register for the Nevada Undergraduate Research Symposium

Summer Undergraduate Research Symposium

Dates

  • Registration Opens: July 2, 2018
  • Registration Due: July 30, 2018 (closes 11:59pm)
  • Poster Workshop Series: August 1, 2018, 3 p.m., MIKC 114
  • Event Date: Thursday, August 9, 2018, 1-3:30 p.m., Lawlor Events Center, Silver & Blue room

The summer poster session for undergraduate student researchers provides a forum for all undergraduate students, regardless of discipline and funding source, to present their research projects in a campus-wide event and receive recognition and feedback from peers and faculty.

All University undergraduates involved in research, scholarship and creative activities are encouraged to register. Those who do not meet the registration deadline can still participate but will not be included in the printed program.  Students who are funded through Undergraduate Research during the summer are required to participate. Also, students who did not present on the Nevada Undergraduate Research Symposium during the spring semester are required to participate. Student presenters will be expected to present from 1-3:30 p.m. on the event date. Please arrive no later than 12:30 p.m. to sign-in and set up your poster. For those planning to view the student presentations, doors open at 1 p.m.

Register for the Summer Undergraduate Research Symposium

Community-Based Research Symposium

Dates

Fall Symposium
  • Registration Due: TBA
  • Event Date: Monday, December 10, 2018, 1-4 p.m., Innevation Center (450 Sinclair St., downtown Reno)
Spring Symposium
  • Registration Due: TBA
  • Event Date: Wednesday, May 8, 2019, 1-4 p.m., Innevation Center (450 Sinclair St., downtown Reno)

Students awarded through our community-based research program have had the opportunity to work with a local entity to address a problem or a question that has an impact on our region.

Students will present their findings both at the Community-Based Research Symposium that directly follows their project completion (either the fall or spring symposium) and also at the Nevada Undergraduate Research Symposium. At the Community-Based Research Symposium students will do an oral presentation to their community partner, faculty mentor and other members of the community.