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Undergraduate Research at UB

Every day at the University at Buffalo, our students and distinguished faculty engage in research projects that ignite the intellect and enliven the learning process. Through the Center for Undergraduate Research & Creative Activities (CURCA), you too can be a part of this exciting world of discovery. Ranked among the nation’s leading research universities, UB is committed to nurturing and supporting research and creative work across all academic disciplines. As a UB undergraduate, you are uniquely positioned to take advantage of the wonderful research going on around campus.

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Plans are in place for the 11th Annual Celebration of Student Academic Excellence on Thursday, April 16, 2015 in UB’s Center for the Arts! ¬†Come join the UB community as we gather to recognize and celebrate the outstanding academic contributions of our students, faculty, and research mentors.¬† The event will feature presentations from students participating in research and creative works and a lively Sigma Xi Graduate Research Symposium, followed by a formal recognition ceremony with President Tripathi honoring select individuals for their contributions to academic excellence.

University at Buffalo undergraduates interested in presenting at the 2015 Celebration must review the information outlined here.

Upcoming CURCA Events and Deadlines

  • February Deadline: Undergraduate Research Award Applications
  • Feb 04, 2015
  • 3:00 - 3:30 pm
  • 24 Capen
  • Submit your completed applications by this deadline to be considered for an award of up to $500 to help fund your research! Applications can be found here.
  • March Deadline: Undergraduate Research Award Applications
  • Mar 11, 2015
  • 3:00 - 3:30 pm
  • 24 Capen
  • Submit your completed applications by this deadline to be considered for an award of up to $500 to help fund your research! Applications can be found here.
  • Summer Deadline: Undergraduate Research Award Applications
  • Apr 15, 2015
  • 3:00 - 3:30 pm
  • 111 Capen
  • Submit your completed applications by this deadline to be considered for an award of up to $500 to help fund your summer research! Applications can be found here.
  • Celebration of Academic Excellence
  • Apr 16, 2015
  • 12:00 - 12:00 am
  • UB Center for the Arts (North Campus)
  • Please join UB faculty, students, and administrators at the Celebration of†Student Academic Excellence to experience outstanding students†presenting their research and creative projects.

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