START WORKING ON YOUR RESEARCH IDEAS AND BE READY TO SUBMIT YOUR ABSTRACT
REGISTRATION, MURACE ARRANGED HOTEL ACCOMMODATIONS AND TRANSPORTATION IF YOUR WORK IS ACCEPTED
OUR GOAL IS 100 GC PRESENTATIONS OF RESEARCH OR CREATIVE ENDEAVORS
MURACE Welcomes Dr. Kelly Massey as the NCUR 2019 GC Chair
BEFORE SUBMITTING YOUR ABSTRACT
#1: Meet with your faculty/staff mentor to go over your abstract to be sure it meets the criteria for the conference
#2: Know your Spring 2019 schedule to be sure you can be at the conference from Wednesday, April 10 to Saturday, April 13
#3: Know that you are expected to stay at the conference from beginning to end and be part of activities beyond your presentation
#4: If you are presenting a poster presentation, know that you are responsible for printing the poster (check with your mentor on where and how to get your poster printed) and you are responsible for transporting your poster to the conference.
#5: Understand that hotel rooms will be provided for the first two author-presenters only and that you will be expected to share a hotel room with up to two other presenters from GCSU (same sex only in a room) - most rooms are two beds and a rollaway
#6: You must attend two required meetings at GCSU prior to the conference (Conducted by Dr. Kelly Massey)
#7: You are expected to participate in GCSU group photos at the conference
#8: You will be responsible for refunding MURACE immediately after the conference if you register (identifying GCSU as the responsible party for your registration) and do not attend for any reason
#9: You acknowledge that the rules and regulations that guide your behavior on campus apply to the conference as well
NECESSARY SUBMISSION STEPS
Step 1: Before submitting your abstract to NCUR, be sure to go to CUR and register. Once you type in "Georgia College", the cost will go to "zero" for CUR. Fill out "individual online application". IF YOU DO NOT ATTEND AND PRESENT AFTER REGISTERING, YOU WILL RECEIVE A BILL FROM GEORGIA COLLEGE FOR THE AMOUNT OF THE REGISTRATION FEE.
Step 2: Submit your abstract to NCUR - for more details about NCUR click on this link: NCUR - WHEN SUBMITTING THE ABSTRACT IDENTIFY DR. DOREEN SAMS AS THE CAMPUS CONTACT/LIAISON (if you fail to do this, we cannot reimburse your NCUR registration cost and cannot guarantee a seat on the bus)
Step 3: Watch for Abstract presentation decision NCUR (Beginning January 2019)
Step 4: Once your abstract is accepted and you are SURE you will be able to attend, go to NCUR to register for the conference between January and February. Do NOT pay by credit card, have the payment billed to Georgia College. If you register after February 22, 2019 (early registration cutoff day) you will have to put the charge on your personal credit card. We will only reimburse you for late registration up to the early registration fee. IF YOU DO NOT ATTEND AND PRESENT AFTER REGISTERING, YOU WILL RECEIVE A BILL FROM GEORGIA COLLEGE FOR THE AMOUNT OF THE REGISTRATION FEE.
Step 5: Before attending click on the following link and watch this important video: Video
Registration for NCUR: Click on this link to create an account and to log in to register - NCUR registration
Kennesaw's NCUR timeline is shown below.
NATIONAL CONFERENCE ON UNDERGRADUATE RESEARCH - EDMOND OKLAHOMA 2018 PHOTOS and VIDEOS
Plenary Speech Saturday NCUR 2018 - Click here NCUR1
Plenary Speech Thursday NCUR 2018 - Click here NCUR2
NATIONAL CONFERENCE ON UNDERGRADUATE RESEARCH - MEMPHIS TENNESSEE 2017
Of the 380 colleges and universities that sent students to participate in the National Conference for Undergraduate Research (NCUR), Georgia College ranked 27 in sending the most students. In all, twenty-eight Georgia College students participated in the conference. The complete list of top schools participating in NCUR is on the document link below or can be viewed at http://www.cur.org/assets/1/7/Topinst-NCUR2017.pdf. Scroll below for photos of Georgia College students and faculty mentors at the conference.