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Office of Undergraduate Research




Undergraduate students, share your research! Click on the following links to conferences. Here is the opportunity to present your work outside of the classroom!

Atlantic Coast Conference (ACC) Meeting of the Minds Conference

  • March 29th-31st, 2019
  • Taking place at the University of Lousville, KY
  • February 1st, 2019- Register Students using google form online
  • February 15th, 2019- Email Student Presentation titles and abstracts to Jenna Williams
  • February 15th, 2019- Submit travel information (flight numbers, arrival, and departure times) to Jenna Williams

2019 Region I- Student Conference

  • The American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (AIAA)
  • For undergraduate and graduate students in aerospace-related fields
  • April 5th-6th, 2019
  • University of Maryland College Park
  • February 17th, 2019 @11:59pm abstracts are due
  • March 17th, 2019- Final Papers due
  • March 17th, 2019 Registration deadline
  • Registration cost $50.00

The 2019 DC Regional Student Conference

  • March 29th-30th, 2019
  • American University
  • Submissions of abstracts are due by January 16th, 2019
  • Can be individual papers or projects to be integrated into panels, or panels made of 3-4 papers/projects, or posters

The California Regional Student Conference

  • April 12th-13th, 219
  • University of California, Irvine
  • Submissions of proposals are due by January 25th, 2019
  • Can be individual papers or projects to be integrated into panels, or panels made of 3-4 papers/projects, or posters

National Conference for McNair Scholars and Undergraduate Research

  • March 14th-17th, 2019
  • College Park Maryland (University of Maryland College Park)
  • All students, particularly McNair and Student Support Services participants, are invited to attend!
  • Abstract Submission for both oral and poster presentations are due on February 8th, 2019
  • Registration form must be submitted for each person attending conference
  • General Registration- February 10th, 2019- $385
  • Late Registration- February 11th and after- $425
  • Group discount- Register 9 participants and registration for the 10th participant is $0.99

2019 American Educational Research Association (AERA) Annual Meeting

  • World’s largest gathering of education researchers
  • April 5th-9th, 2019
  • Metro Toronto Convention Centre
  • Registration

The Conference on College Composition and Communication (CCCC) 2019

  • The largest professional organization for researching and teaching composition
  • Theme: Performance-Rhetoric, Performance-Composition
  • March 13th-16th, 2019
  • Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

The Annual Yale Bouchet Conference on Diversity and Graduate Education 2019

  • Whether you are engaged in research, teaching, or any of the many facets of administration, this conference is for you!
  • You will not want to miss this extraordinary opportunity to network with graduate and undergraduate students, faculty, and administrators from across the country
  • April 5th-6th, 2019
  • Research proposal deadline is 5pm February 15th, 2019
  • Registration
  • Tickets for undergraduates- $60
  • Tickets for graduate students- $75
  • Tickets for Post-Docs/Administrators- $130

American Psychological Association (APA) National Conference 2019

  • August 8th-11th, 2019
  • In Chicago
  • Proposal submission is now closed
  • Registration opens in April