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Jasmine Boone
Oct 15, 2018

COME BY MSC 2709!! FOR THE UNDERGRADUATE FALL RESEARCH EXPO

Oct 15, 2018 by Jasmine Boone

TODAY, the first day of homecoming week, we will be hosting our second annual Researching Expo. The event an immersive experience that is geared towards students who are interested in learning more about the different forms research can take at a top researching institution. There will be different activities set up throughout, and there will be opportunities to learn more about research abroad, presenting at national conferences, and research at graduate levels.


Jasmine Boone
Oct 15, 2018

RESEARCH EVENT TODAY ! MSC 2708 10AM-2PM

Oct 15, 2018 by Jasmine Boone

TODAY, the first day of homecoming week, we will be hosting our second annual Researching Expo. The event an immersive experience that is geared towards students who are interested in learning more about the different forms research can take at a top researching institution. There will be different activities set up throughout, and there will be opportunities to learn more about research abroad, presenting at national conferences, and research at graduate levels.


Sanim Rahman
Apr 7, 2018

UR Conference Preparation Workshop: Learn How To Give An Effective Poster Presentation!

Apr 7, 2018 by Sanim Rahman

The Undergraduate Research Society at USF (URS) is hosting a conference presentation preparation workshop for the upcoming UR Conference. Officers of URS, who have presented at multiple regional and national level conferences and received conference presentation awards, will provide training and prepare mock posters for students to improve their presentation skills.  This is an excellent opportunity for students presenting for the first time to learn how to deliver an effective presentation ...


Sanim Rahman
Jan 10, 2018

URS Social Mixer

Jan 10, 2018 by Sanim Rahman

Hello Everyone! The Undergraduate Research Society will be hosting their first social mixer of the semester on Tuesday, January 16th at 6:30 PM in the Office of Undergraduate Research. The office is located on the second floor of the library. We will be having stations where each of our officers will be presenting their research at. This will be an excellent opportunity to hear about the research going on campus and hear about the unique experience of undergraduate research. We will have c...


Sanim Rahman
Dec 17, 2017

Call for Abstracts and Funding Opportuntity: Florida Undergraduate Research Conference

Dec 17, 2017 by Sanim Rahman

Hello Everyone! The Office of Undergraduate Research (OUR) is sending an invitation out to all undergraduate researchers at USF to apply for the Florida Undergraduate Research Conference (FURC). The FURC is one of the most prestigious undergraduate research conferences in the state of Florida. This is an excellent opportunity for students to showcase their work at the regional level, meet graduate school representatives, and network with scholars all across the state. The OUR is also offeri...


Dakota R. Becker-Greene
Oct 23, 2017

OUR Spring Research and Arts Conference Survey

Oct 23, 2017 by Dakota R. Becker-Greene

Good afternoon, The Office for Undergraduate Research is seeking student input as they design the annual Research and Arts Conference. They would appreciate it if you would be willing to complete a short survey regarding the event so that they can incorporate some new features in spring, 2018. The survey can be accessed at the following link: https://usf.az1.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_6xLM82rPj2v1xxH Thank you in advance for the feedback! Best Regards,  Dakota Becker-Greene  URS, Co-Presi...


Sanim Rahman
Oct 10, 2017

Call for Applications: October UR Talk

Oct 10, 2017 by Sanim Rahman

Hello Members!   Are you currently involved in undergraduate research? Are you interested in presenting your research in an oral format? The Undergraduate Research Society is currently looking for undergraduate researchers to present at the October UR Talk!   We will be accepting 4 students to give an oral presentation on the research that they are currently involved in. It is expected that presenters prepare a PowerPoint presentation and lecture for 10-15 minutes and expect a Q&A session o...


Sanim Rahman
Oct 3, 2017

Third GBM Announcement

Oct 3, 2017 by Sanim Rahman

Hello All, I hope everyone had a great weekend! Tomorrow, Wed. October 4th 7:30 PM, we will be hosting our 3rd GBM in MSC 2709.  We will be having guest speaker Dr. Rust from the USF Department of Humanities and Cultural Studies present her research on moving image technology and conjunctions between the media and ecology. We will be discussing the upcoming Fall Undergraduate Research Conference and the 2nd URSx Talk. If you have any questions please feel free to contact me (sanimr@mail.us...


Sanim Rahman
Sep 25, 2017

First URSx Talk!

Sep 25, 2017 by Sanim Rahman

Hello USF Students! We are excited to announce our student presenters of our first URSx Talk! These four undergraduate researchers will be presenting their research on Wednesday, September 27th, 7:00 PM to 8:30 PM. The event will feature diverse research fields, from psychology to artificial intelligence. The four presenters are as followed:   Willie McClinton Major: Computer Science Classification: Second-Year Title: Making Ad-Hoc Multimedia Event Kits for the TRECVID Event Detection e...


Sanim Rahman
Sep 17, 2017

Call for Applications: Present at the First URSx Talk!

Sep 17, 2017 by Sanim Rahman

Hello Members!   Are you currently involved in undergraduate research? Have you applied to the Fall Undergraduate Research Conference to give an oral presentation? Are you interested in obtaining a presentation opportunity? The Undergraduate Research Society is currently looking for undergraduate researchers to present at the Inaugural URSx Talk!   We will be accepting 4 students to give an oral presentation on the research that they are currently involved in. It is expected that presente...


Sanim Rahman
Aug 1, 2017

Call for Applications: Conference Chair in Training

Aug 1, 2017 by Sanim Rahman

Hello Everyone! Are you interested in developing your conference planning and organizational abilities? Are you interested in joining the URS Executive board to help promote undergraduate research at USF? We are currently conducting a search for our first Conference Chair in Training (CCIT) for the 2017-2018 school year. If you are interested in the position, please apply through the Google Form at the bottom of the post. The role of the Conference Chair in Training (CCIT) is to work with t...


Sanim Rahman
Aug 1, 2017

WOW Event: URS Social Mixer Annoucement

Aug 1, 2017 by Sanim Rahman

Hello Everyone! To kick off the first event of the Undergraduate Research Society, we are hosting a Social and Networking Mixer for everyone to learn about the URS E-Board and Ambassadors! Join us for a night full of food, games, and networking. Our officers come from colleges all over, from the Arts to the Sciences so all majors are welcomed! We will be announcing our programs for the upcoming semester and how we will be changing the culture of undergraduate research here at USF! The event...


Sanim Rahman
Jul 31, 2017

Call for Applications: 2017-2018 URS Education Ambassador

Jul 31, 2017 by Sanim Rahman

Hello URS Members! Are you an education major or currently involved/interested in education research? Are you interested in joining the URS Ambassadors board to help promote undergraduate research at USF? We are currently conducting a search for our Education Ambassador for the 2017-2018 school year. If you are interested in the position, please apply through the Google Form at the bottom of the post. The role of the Education Ambassador is to work with other Ambassadors of the organization...


Dakota R. Becker-Greene
Jul 7, 2017

Center for Urban Transportation Research (CUTR) Research Opportunity

Jul 7, 2017 by Dakota R. Becker-Greene

As part of our continued initiative to provide our members with meaningful research experiences, we wanted to provide you all with information about a Motorcycle Observational Study through the Center for Urban Transportation Research (CUTR). They are planning on beginning the interview process Monday July 10th, so interested candidates are encouraged to submit a resume to Richard Driscoll ASAP. This is a great paid opportunity to build your resumes and get real world, hands-on research exper...