Fall 2018 Seminar Series
The Office of Undergraduate Research seminar series is valuable to prospective and current undergraduate researchers.
HIKS G980D | 4:30-5:30pm
(unless otherwise noted)
It is suggested to bring a laptop or tablet to sessions to make the most out of the seminars.
September 4 - Tips for Marketing Yourself
Come learn from the Center for Career Opportunities how to market yourself to potential research mentors and to showcase the research you have accomplished so far.
September 18 - Where to Start to be a Researcher - Current Research Mentors
Current research mentors are invited to talk about what they look for in potential undergraduate researchers. This is the time to ask what they look for in candidates and what you can do to better your chances of getting a research position. **Not encouraged for current researchers.**
October 1 - Where to Start to be a Researcher - Purdue Libraries
Purdue Libraries' faculty will discuss how to use their resources and how you can use these resources to help you with your research mentor search. **Not encouraged for current researchers.**
October 15 - Create/Design a Poster
This session is to learn poster best practices. Novice and expert posters creators are invited. Participants for the Undergraduate Research Fall Expo are highly encouraged to attend.
October 29 - Preparing for the Research Roundtable
The Research Roundtable is tomorrow! Learn how to network with them and make good use of your time during the event. Everyone can attend to learn about networking, but those attending the Roundtable are highly encouraged to attend.
October 30 - Research Roundtable :: PMU Ballrooms :: 9am-2pm
Research mentors and programs will be available to talk about their opportunities to undergraduates who are seeking research experience.
November 5 - Poster Work Day and Feedback
Get help with your poster and presenting it in preparation for the Fall Expo or another event you have coming up. Project your poster on the screen to see what it will look like before printing!
November 12 - Undergraduate Research Fall Expo :: All Day :: Stewart Center and PMU Ballrooms
Engage with Purdue students about their research projects and creative endeavors across campus. The Fall Expo features oral presentations in the morning (Stewart Center) and a poster symposium in the afternoon (PMU Ballrooms).
**The Undergraduate Research Seminar Series is co-sponsored by the Office of Undergraduate Research and Purdue Libraries.**
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