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Workshops

All Workshops require registration and will be held remotely via Zoom for Spring 2021.

Fall 2021 research workshops coming soon.. Research workshops count towards the Carolina Research Scholars requirement.

Upcoming Workshops

ZOOM HANGOUT WITH OUR AMBASSADORS
Date: Thursday, June 17, 2021
Time: 7:00-7:30pm
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Incoming first years: come hear about the research experiences of fellow undergrads! Find out how to get involved in research and ask questions of our OUR Ambassadors. Register below and we’ll send you a link for a Zoom hangout. On this date, we’ll hear from undergraduate researchers in Biochemistry, Chemistry, Exercise and Sport Science, Environmental Health Sciences, Hispanic Literatures and Cultures, Medicine, and Psychology.

 

ZOOM HANGOUT WITH OUR AMBASSADORS
Date: Tuesday, June 29, 2021
Time: 7:00-7:30pm
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Incoming first years: come hear about the research experiences of fellow undergrads! Find out how to get involved in research and ask questions of our OUR Ambassadors. Register below and we’ll send you a link for a Zoom hangout. On this date, we’ll hear from undergraduate researchers in Biology, Biostatistics, Computer Science, Health Policy and Management, Human Development, Medicine, Neuroscience, and Psychology.

 

ZOOM HANGOUT WITH OUR AMBASSADORS
Date: Thursday, July 15, 2021
Time: 7:00-7:30pm
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Incoming first years: come hear about the research experiences of fellow undergrads! Find out how to get involved in research and ask questions of our OUR Ambassadors. Register below and we’ll send you a link for a Zoom hangout. On this date, we’ll hear from undergraduate researchers in Biomedical Engineering, Marine Sciences, Computer Science,  Medicine, Neuroscience, Nutrition, and Psychology.

 

ZOOM HANGOUT WITH OUR AMBASSADORS
Date: Thursday, July 25, 2021
Time: 7:00-7:30pm
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Incoming first years: come hear about the research experiences of fellow undergrads! Find out how to get involved in research and ask questions of our OUR Ambassadors. Register below and we’ll send you a link for a Zoom hangout. On this date, we’ll hear from undergraduate researchers in Biology, Biostatistics, Exercise and Sport Science, Linguistics, Neuroscience, and Quantitative Biology.

Recent Workshops

HOW TO FIND A RESEARCH MENTOR
Date: Monday, January 25, 2021
Time: 5:00-6:30pm
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Want to do research but don’t know where to start? Participate in this interactive workshop to develop the tools to find and interact with faculty researchers whose research aligns with your interests and could be potential research mentors. Also, hear from students about how they found their research mentor.

NETWORKING AND RESEARCH
Date: Wednesday, February 10, 2021
Time: 5:00-6:15pm
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Learn to talk to potential research mentors and/or broaden your research network. We’ll help you figure out the basics of networking including tips on how to talk to new people, share information about yourself, and ask questions to get the info you want while leaving a stellar first impression.

GETTING INVOLVED IN RESEARCH IN PSYCHOLOGY AND NEUROSCIENCE
Date: Wednesday, February 17, 2021
Time: 6:00-7:00 p.m.
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Talk with OUR Ambassadors who are fellow undergrads conducting research in Psychology and Neuroscience. Hear their perspectives on identifying mentors and labs, locating opportunities, and getting course credit for your research. After a brief panel, there will be plenty of time for Q&A.

GETTING INVOLVED IN RESEARCH
Date: Thursday, Feb 25, 2021
Time: 5:00-6:30 p.m.
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Learn how to enter the research community at UNC, including resources for identifying research opportunities, identifying faculty mentors and how the Office for Undergraduate Research can to support your research efforts. The workshop will include a student panel discussing how they got involved in research and a faculty panel to discuss what faculty look for in students to mentor.

GETTING INVOLVED IN RESEARCH IN BIOLOGY
Date: Wednesday, March 3, 2021
Time: 7:00-8:00 p.m.
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Talk with OUR Ambassadors who are fellow undergrads conducting research in Biology. Hear their perspectives on identifying mentors and labs, locating opportunities, and getting course credit for your research. After a brief panel, there will be plenty of time for Q&A.

CAROLINA RESEARCH SCHOLARS Q&A (this does not count towards the CRSP workshop requirement)
Date: Wednesday March 24, 2021
Time: 5:00-6:00 p.m.

POSTER DESIGN
Date: Tuesday April 6, 2021
Time: 4:00-5:30 p.m.
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Get ready for the Celebration of Undergraduate Research or other symposia this Spring and create an academic poster that stands out in the presentation hall! In this workshop, learn the design principles and guidelines that will help you create an effective and aesthetically pleasing poster. We’ll discuss layout, fonts, colors, graphics and more. Zoom link here (Passcode: QSej09&v).

GETTING INVOLVED IN RESEARCH IN PSYCHOLOGY AND NEUROSCIENCE
Date: Tuesday, April 13, 2021
Time: 7:00-8:00 p.m.
Register Here

Talk with OUR Ambassadors who are fellow undergrads conducting research in Psychology and Neuroscience. Hear their perspectives on identifying mentors and labs, locating opportunities, and getting course credit for your research. After a brief panel, there will be plenty of time for Q&A.