OUR's Summer 2022 Research Boot Camp

When

Aug. 9, 2022, 10am to 4pm

Campus Location

Office/Remote Location

Ballrooms A, B & C

Description

We proudly announce and enthusiastically invite all incoming freshmen, transfer students, and novice undergraduate researchers to OUR's two-day-long, in-person, immersive, inclusive, and comprehensive research program to serve as an Introduction to Research at UNLV.

This program is free of charge and entails undergraduate researcher showcases, faculty mentor presentations, professional development workshops, training sessions, and an introduction to UNLV's cutting-edge research centers, institutions, laboratories, programs, and facilities.

Please join us in the Student Union (SU) Ballrooms to learn about all the fascinating and inspiring research going on at UNLV, become a part of OUR undergraduate research community, and start your research journey! The event schedule is as follows:

  • 10:00 a.m. - 10:45 a.m.: What is Research? Understanding the Research Cycle
    • Presented by Dr. Levent Atici, Executive Director of Undergraduate Research & Professor of Anthropology
  • 11:00 a.m. - 11:45 a.m.: Active Reading: How to Effectively Interrogate Text
    • Presented by Dr. Levent Atici, Executive Director of Undergraduate Research & Professor of Anthropology
  • 1:00 p.m. - 1:45 p.m.: How to Navigate the Digital Information Landscape & Research Documentation
    • Presented by Dr. Levent Atici, Executive Director of Undergraduate Research & Professor of Anthropology
  • 2:00 p.m. - 2:45 p.m.: Arts, Humanities, & Social Sciences Faculty Research Presentations
    • Presentations from Drs. CK Miller, Associate Director of Economic Education - CBER and Visiting Lecturer, Kim Nehls, Interim Assistant Dean for External Relations, and Dustin Hines, Assistant Professor of Psychology
  • 3:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.: Campus Partner Presentations
    • Presentations from UNLV First-Year Experiences, Honors College, The Center for Academic Enrichment & Outreach (CAEO), and the Writing Center

Price

Free of charge to all UNLV Students.

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Admission Information

Contact Susan Hall for more information

Contact Information

Office of Undergraduate Research
Susan Hall