There are many reasons to present your research. It helps prepare you for future research at the graduate level or in a professional career. It demonstrates a serious commitment to advancing your field. It enables you to not only hone writing and public speaking skills, but opens you up to a network of potential colleagues. Plus, it is one of the best opportunities to be recognized for your work and to share ideas and findings with others. In order for society and yourself, to reap the benefits of your research make sure it is disseminated widely.
Undergraduate Research Conferences
The 27th Annual National Conferences on Undergraduate Research- NCUR 2013 was held at The University of Wisconsin-La Crosse, April 11-13, 2013. This conference annually brings together over 2000 undergraduates involved in scholarly and artistic activities from more than 300 colleges and universities in the nation.
In the Spring of 2013 the Council on Undergraduate Research (CUR) will host its 17th annual Posters on the Hill poster session in Washington D.C. This event will help members of Congress understand the importance of undergraduate research by talking directly with the students whom these programs impact.