Hettleman Talks

Enjoy four 15 minute presentations by this year’s recipients of the Phillip and Ruth Hettleman Prizes for Scholarly Achievement. The talks will provide an engaging look into these distinguished early career scholars’ work. Location to be determined. More on the…

Morehead Planetarium and Science Center Broader Impacts Open House

Morehead Planetarium and Science Center 250 E Franklin St, Chapel Hill, NC

Morehead Planetarium and Science Center partners with UNC faculty members and researchers applying for grants to develop broader impacts projects that make the outcomes of their research available and accessible to a wide range of audiences. As granting agencies increasingly…

StoryMaps and Web Mapping with ArcGIS Online

Davis Library Research Hub 208 Raleigh St, Chapel Hill, NC

Creating maps for the web is an excellent way to visualize information and communicate research. Attend this online workshop to learn how fun it can be to make sharable, interactive maps. ArcGIS Online is a popular web mapping platform used…

PARE Talks

Koury Oral Health Science Building Room G411 385 S Columbia St, Chapel Hill, NC

Each year, the Postdoctoral Awards for Research Excellence (PARE) are given in recognition of the research promise demonstrated by individual postdoctoral scholars. The awards are open to postdoctoral scholars in all disciplines and are designed to assist postdoctoral scholars in…

UNC Core Facilities Showcase Fair

Koury Oral Health Sciences Building Lobby 385 S Columbia St, Chapel Hill, NC

UNC has a myriad of core facilities which are integral to the research and educational achievements and success across campus. Come meet many of our core directors in person to chat about how they can help further your research and…

Python Crash Courses: Basics

Davis Library Research Hub 208 Raleigh St, Chapel Hill, NC

The Python Crash Courses workshop series has two components: Basics (covered in the first two sessions) and Intro to Data (covered in the following three sessions). The entire series uses the Anaconda distribution of Python. Those interested in attending all…

Three Minute Thesis

The Three Minute Thesis (3MT) is an academic competition that assists current graduate students with fostering effective presentation and communication skills. Participants have just three minutes to explain the breadth and significance of their research project to a non-specialist audience.…

Writing Research Abstracts

Graham Memorial Hall Graham Memorial, Chapel Hill

In this engaging workshop, you will analyze an abstract from your field in order to identify the components of a well-written scholarly abstract. You will then write your own based on your research, so come prepared to start writing your…

Research in Public Policy

Philips Hall Room 0275 120 E. Cameron Ave., Chapel Hill, NC

Are you interested in learning more about what research looks like in the field of Public Policy? As part of University Research Week, the Department of Public Policy will host a panel on faculty and undergraduate research on Tuesday, October…

Getting Started in Undergraduate Research in Biology

Coker Hall, Room 201 120 South Road, Chapel Hill, NC

Dr. Gidi Shemer, the Director of Undergraduate Research in Biology, will share information and tips getting started in undergraduate research in Biology. He’ll talk about identifying mentors and labs, locating opportunities, and getting course credit for your research. There will…

UNC Lineberger’s 47th Annual Postdoctoral/Faculty Research Day

Rizzo Center 150 DuBose House Lane, Chapel Hill, NC

UNC Lineberger’s 47th Annual Postdoctoral/Faculty Research Day is open to all UNC Lineberger graduate students, postdocs, faculty, and staff. This year’s event is hosted by LCCC Training and Education (CRTEC) and will feature: A keynote from Norman E. “Ned” Sharpless,…