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Info Sessions and Workshops

In weekly information sessions, undergraduate research advisors answer questions and talk about strategies for getting involved in undergraduate research at UT. Info sessions are open to students from all disciplines and majors.

Spring 2017 Info Sessions

Jan. 17 – May 5 in FAC 4

Tuesdays from 3:30-4:30 p.m.
Wednesdays from 11 a.m.-12 p.m.
Thursdays from 1-2 p.m.

There will be no sessions held the week of Spring Break (March 13-17).

Please register to attend.

If you are unable to attend an info session, or need further help, we also offer advising appointments.

Spring 2017 OUR Workshops

Making the Most of an Academic Conference
Monday, Feb. 27, 2-3 p.m. in FAC 332
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This 1-hour workshop will help students strategically approach their first academic conference. We’ll orient students to how conferences are set up; how to get the most out of the sessions they attend; how to network with peers and with established scholars; and how to prepare for their own presentation without losing sight of the other benefits of attending a conference. This workshop counts as a Research Communication workshop for the OUR Research Training Certificate.

Academic Publishing for Student Researchers
Tuesday, Apr. 11, 2-3 p.m. in FAC 330
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Before you become involved in writing up research findings for publication, get an overview of how academic publishing works. We’ll discuss the options that student researchers can consider for submitting their work for publication, and we’ll orient you to the submission and revision process. This workshop counts as a Research Communication workshop for the OUR Research Training Certificate.