Undergraduate Research, Scholarship and Creative Investigations

2013 URSCI Expo/Global Learning Symposium

2013 Program Overview
2013 Full Program with Abstracts

Please note that both the overview and program are in final draft form. 

2012 URSCI Expo Program Overview
Full-length 2012 URSCI Expo Program

2013 Global Learning Symposium

For the second year, the Global Learning Symposium took place the same day as the URSCI Expo (Wednesday, April 3, 2013). The Global Learning Symposium is an exposition of graduate and undergraduate posters and oral presentations on global initiatives and study abroad experiences, as well as other global issues. Visit the AEC website for more information.

URSCI's on-line journal will premiere Spring, 2013

The Advisory Committee for the Dominican University Undergraduate Research Journal is pleased to announce the new name of the URSCI on-line undergraduate research journal: "The Constellation: A Journal of Undergraduate Research."  The creative, new title was submitted by Marie-Louise Settem, Instructional Services Coordinator in GSLIS, who asked that the $100 prize be donated to the Sisters' Retirement Fund. 



URSCI offers the following initiatives.  To learn more about each initiative and see lists of present and past award winners, simply click on the initiative's name.

Undergraduate Research Assistant   (URAP)

The deadline for Summer and Fall, 2013, URAPs was April 1, 2013.  Faculty may now apply for more than one semester of student assistance. If you wish to apply, please see the link under URAP in the Initiatives section.

Undergraduate Summer Scholar Program  (USSP)

The 2013 Undergraduate Summer Scholars are

  • Geraldine Holmes (Neuroscience),
  • Joanna Sasara (Mathematics) and
  • Tyehimba Turner (Biology).

Undergraduate Research Support Awards  (URSA)

URSAs are awarded on an on-going basis.  There are no deadlines.  Monies are awarded until funds are depleted.

Research for Course Credit


2014 URSCI Expo and Global Learning Symposium

This year's Undergraduate Research, Scholarship and Creative Investigations Expo will take place on Wednesday, April 2, in conjunction with the Global Learning Symposium.

URSCI Expo and Global Learning Symposium – Schedule for Wednesday, April 2

Mark your calendars. The preliminary schedule for the April 2 URSCI Expo and Global Learning Symposium is now set. While the program may be subject to a few alterations, please click on the links below for an overview or a more detailed look at the day's program.

Program Overview

2014 Expo Program with Abstracts

If you have any questions about the Expo, please contact Martha Jacob, URSCI director, mjacob@dom.edu.