4 – 8, 2019
(2019 ARCHIVE)

University Research Week


University Research Week is an annual celebration of Carolina’s research excellence and an effort to increase participation by students, of all levels, in research activity. Through lectures, workshops, lab tours, and more, the campus community will become more familiar with our world-class research and the strategic initiatives that make Carolina one of the top research institutions in the world.

Featured Events

All Events

Events are being added daily through October. Please check back regularly for updates. Click event names for more information.

Monday, November 4

11:00AM | Open House and Tour: Research Labs of Archaeology

12:00PM | Introduction to F1000 Workspace

3:45PM | Life and Death at an Ancient Greek Colony: Human Skeletal Studies at Himera, Sicily

4:00PM | Hettleman Talks

4:00PM | A Personal History of Computing

ALL DAY | “Art in Science” Display

Tuesday, November 5

9:00AM | Best Practices for the Preparation, Submission and Maintenance of Sponsor-Investigator INDs

1:30PM | 2nd Annual Gillings Faculty Research Showcase

1:30PM | Working with Data in Excel

1:30PM | MURAL Lecture Series – Working with Professional Translators and Interpreters in Research

2:00PM | Interdisciplinary Seminar Series in Health Equity

2:00PM | Webinar: What is FABRIC?

3:30PM | Research in ROMS: Undergraduate Research Opportunities

5:00PM | Getting Involved in Research

5:30PM | 3D Design and Printing

ALL DAY | “Art in Science” Display

Wednesday, November 6

9:00AM | Best Practices for the Preparation, Submission and Maintenance of Sponsor-Investigator IDEs

10:00AM | From Science to Summits: Using Vibrant Visuals and Compelling Writing to Promote Science

12:00PM | Research in History: Michelle King, “Chop Fry Watch Learn: How Fu Pei-mei Reinvented Chinese Cooking for the Television Generation?”

12:00PM | GSLL Undergraduate Research Roundtable

3:30PM | An Informal Celebration of New Books

4:30PM | 3D Design with Fusion360

5:00PM | NASA Astronaut Zena Cardman

6:00PM | FPG @Carolina Science Café

6:00PM | SkillfUL: Academic Poster for Adobe InDesign

ALL DAY | “Art in Science” Display

Thursday, November 7


10:00AM | Strange Fruit: Providing Insight and Tools for Addressing Implicit Bias and Structural Racism in Research

2:00PM | R Open Lab

3:30PM | Deconstructing Abstracts Workshop

3:30PM | Department of Applied Physical Sciences: Lab tours for research opportunities for undergraduate students

3:30PM | Mozart on the Moon: UNC Opera presents Scipio’s Dream

4:30PM | What’s Next at NASA?

4:30PM | Department of Applied Physical Sciences PhD Program Open House

5:30PM | “Understanding Antisemitism as a Form of Hate,” talk by Kenneth Stern

ALL DAY | “Art in Science” Display

Friday, November 8

1:00-3:00PM | Chemistry Undergraduate Poster Day

1:30PM | A Conversation with Climate Game-Changers

2:30-4:30PM | Psych & Neuro Research Fest 2019!

3:00PM | CryoEM Open House

3:30PM | Undergraduate Research in Economics

4:00PM | Thomas M. Carsey Graduate Student Symposium

ALL DAY | “Art in Science” Display