Murace Symposium

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You are invited to join faculty, teaching staff, and students at the Mentored Undergraduate Research & Creative Endeavors Symposium.

2021 MURACE Symposium

Date: October 29, 2021
Time: Noon to 3:15 p.m.
Location: TBD

WELCOME & OVERVIEW
Noon – 1:00 p.m.

MURACE: Within the GC Journey

Visions for the Future of MURACE at GCSU & CUR Updates
Presented by Associate Provost Jordan Cofer & Dr. Dee Sams

Undergraduate Student Research (USR) Circle
Presented by Emily Wyche, Circle Chair 

Conference & Funding Opportunities
Presented by MURACE Faculty Coordinator, Dr. Doreen (Dee) Sams

Posters at The Georgia State Capitol
Presented by GURC Posters Co-Chair Robin Lewis

Detailed Updates on New Journal: How Can You Get Involved?
Presented by Dr. Kelly Massey, Editor and Chief

SESSION I: INTRODUCTION TO DIVERSE SCHOLARS

1:00 – 1:30 p.m. -- Guest Speaker - Johnny Bernard Green, UGA

SESSION II:  SUMMER UNDERGRADUATE RESEARCH POSTER PRESENTATIONS
1:35 – 2:00 p.m.

Presented by

  • Schuylar E. Bankey - Mentored by Dr. Samuel Mutiti, Biology and Environmental Science; 
  • Maxwell Harley - Mentored by Dr. Alexandre Scarciaffolo, Economics ; and
  • Savannah Webb - Mentored by Dr. Damian Francis, School of Health & Human Performance

SESSIONS III:  PATHWAYS TO SUCCESS

Pick Three (Sessions Rotate Every 20 Minutes) 2:00 – 3:00 p.m.

How to Navigate the IRB with Successful Outcomes
Presented by Dr. Kevin Hunt (Breakout Room 1)

How to Navigate the Summer Undergraduate Research Funding Application Process
Presented by Dr. Samuel Mutiti (Breakout Room 2)

Sharing Successes - Why share your students' successes with MURACE?
Presented by CUR Councilor, Physics Division, Dr. Hasitha Mahabaduge (Breakout Room 3)

Why Should Faculty, Students, and Staff Join CUR? & What is a CUR Councilor and How are They Selected?
Presented by CUR Councilor, Psychology Division, Tsu-Ming Chiang (Breakout Room 4)

Everything You Need to Know About GC’s Library Resources
Dr. Shaundra Walker (Breakout Room 6)

SESSIONS IV:  WRAP-UP -- 3:00 – 3:15 p.m.

 If you need additional information before registering, please email urace@gcsu.edu or call Dr. Doreen (Dee) Sams at 478-445-0966 and leave a message.

Register at REGISTRATION