Category Archives: Research Opportunities

HDFS 494: STRONG Kids undergraduate research course

The Family Resiliency Center is currently accepting applications for the HDFS 494: STRONG Kids undergraduate research course. ¬† The STRONG Kids Research Program provides a unique, team-based, hands-on research experience working with over 450 families with children aged 12 months -5 years. Applications are due April 23rd Students are eligible if they: Will have sophomore, read more »

Illinois Research on Data Science Competitions

HDFS 494 Research Opportunity

The Family Resiliency Center is currently accepting applications for the HDFS 494: STRONG Kids undergraduate research course. The STRONG Kids Research Program provides a unique, team-based, hands-on research experience working with over 450 families with children aged 12 months -5 years.     Students are eligible if they: Will have sophomore, junior, or senior class read more »

The Undergraduate Image of Research – Submissions Due by March 27

The Undergraduate Image of Research¬†is a multidisciplinary competition celebrating the diversity and breadth of undergraduate student research at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. All undergraduate students are invited to submit entries consisting of an image and brief text that articulates how the image relates to the research. Entries will be judged by a multidisciplinary read more »

Research Opportunity – Archaeology Field School in Peru

Archaeology Field School in Peru: The Ancient Politics of Human-Environment Interactions. This course is an archaeological field school where students will have the opportunity to engage in innovative original research at the archaeological site of Cerro Blanco, a Chancay Administrative Center located in central Peru. In this four-week field course, students will have the opportunity read more »

Undergraduate Research Symposium (URS) 2018 – strict deadline of Friday, February 16

Undergraduate Research Symposium (URS) 2018 The Office of Undergraduate Research (OUR) is still accepting submissions for the 2018 Undergraduate Research Symposium (URS), set for Thursday, April 19. The URS is the signature event of Undergraduate Research Week (April 15-21), and brings together students, faculty, and staff from all disciplines on the University of Illinois at read more »

Proposal Writing for Undergraduate Researchers Workshop

Proposal Writing for Undergraduate Researchers Workshop The Office of Undergraduate Research has partnered with The Writing Center to offer an exciting new workshop for undergraduate students. In this workshop, we will discuss the fundamentals of proposal writing, guiding students to formulate successful research projects and explain their research in a concise and compelling manner that read more »

Office of Undergraduate Research Workshops

The Value of Undergraduate Research Workshop (VURW) – January 19, 2018 During this workshop, we will discuss the importance of conducting research as an undergraduate student at the University of Illinois. This will include a discussion of how engaging in research can impact your career development, and how to communicate this value effectively. Students will read more »