For Students

Upcoming CURCA Lunch & Learn Spring Workshop Series, Tuesdays 11am - 12pm

Join us for student-centered workshops focused on supporting students through the many resources that CURCA and Westfield State University have to offer.  Check out our program flyer that includes a zoom link.  Lunch & Learn Workshop Series

Workshop Recordings - Posted When Available

Wednesday Feb. 24, 7-8pm: Virtual Abstract-Writing Workshop for students presenting at the UMass Undergraduate Research Conference

This workshop, led by Professor Catherine Savini (Reading & Writing Center), will help students prepare their abstract for the April 23rd Mass URC conference.  Students are encouraged to bring drafts they may be working on. Zoom link

Monday April 5, 2-3pm: Virtual Abstract-Writing Workshop for students presenting at the CURCA Celebration of Undergraduate Research & Creative Activity

This workshop, led by Professor Catherine Savini (Reading & Writing Center), will help students prepare their abstract for the April 30th CURCA Celebration.  Students are encouraged to bring drafts they may be working on.  Zoom link

April 30, 2021 CURCA Celebration, Virtual Asynchronous 

March 29 - April 9 - Online registration and abstract submission CLOSED

Abstract is required and limited to 250 words. We do not edit submissions, please proofread!

April 9 -20 - Online submission of posters/project to be presented Dropbox CLOSED

April 5, 2-3pm CURA Abstract-Writing Workshop, email for zoom credentials

 


CURCA Celebration Poster and Project Tips, Tools, & Virtual Workshops:

How to Register for CURCA Video

How to use Screen Cast O Matic to record your video or audio presentation

PDF - Helpful tools for designing a poster 

Video to help you design a poster

Poster Template

Preparing yourself for poster presentation


April 23, UMass Undergraduate Research Conference, Virtual

Dec 16 - March 1 - Online registration and abstract submission (250 word limit) - OPEN

March 26 - April 12 - Online submission of pre-recorded presentation

 


April 15, 2021 - CURCA Student Conference Fund Deadline

Need to present or attend a conference related to your research or creative activity project? Apply to received registration funds

Student Conference Fund Application Form - OPEN 


April 15, 2021 5:00pm - Application Deadline for SSuRF (Student Summer Research Fellow)  -

SSuRF information and application - OPEN

Faculty Mentor Recommendation Form - Due April 15 - OPEN

Second Recommendation Form from Faculty or Staff - Due April 15 - OPEN


Off Campus Summer Research Opportunities 2021 - Start Planning Now