Back to Basics

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October 21 - 25, 2024

University Research Week at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Mark your calendars! University Research Week returns Oct 21-25, 2024, with the theme “Back to Basics.” This year, we celebrate the power of foundational research and its real-world impact across many disciplines.

Join us as we highlight the importance of fundamental research as the bedrock of innovation, showcase how groundbreaking discoveries translate to real-world solutions, and offer workshops to equip students and researchers with best practices for diving into and excelling in research.

Stay tuned for a week packed with inspiring talks, interactive events, and opportunities to engage with Carolina’s thriving research community!

University Research Week is an annual, campus-wide event sponsored by the Office of the Vice Chancellor for Research and the Office of Undergraduate Research.

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