The LSU Undergraduate Research Conference (URC), “Excite/Explore/Experiment”

Sponsored by:

The LSU Office of Strategic Initiatives

URC 2014 Winners


We welcome all participants to the 6th annual LSU Undergraduate Research Conference (URC), "Excite/Explore/Experiment" being held on Friday, October 31, 2014! Our goal is to provide a dynamic forum for undergraduate students to present their research in a competition, allowing for interaction with faculty, and also an environment to develop collaborations with their peers.

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Friday, October 31, 2014; 8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
LSU Union Cotillion Ballroom
Keynote Speaker: Dr. Winston Anderson, Howard University


Annual conference to promote undergraduate research at universities and community colleges. Agenda includes an Oral & Poster Presentation Competition and Keynote Speaker.

The competition will be held in the following categories:
     Life Sciences
     Math & Physical Sciences
     Engineering & Technology
     Social Sciences


The Oral & Poster Competition is open to Undergraduate Students who currently conduct research in STEM disciplines and the Social Sciences at universities and community colleges.

General audience attendees (faculty, post docs, graduate students, undergraduate students, high school teachers and students, parents) are welcome and encouraged to attend.

Registration is $20 (covers lunch & refreshments) and is required for all presenters and other participants (see links at top of page).


Program Information

Will be posted Fall 2014

Click here for Conference Agenda.

Limited complimentary parking spaces are available at the LSU Union Square garage, accessible on E. Campus Drive (street that runs between the University Lab School and the LSU Law School).

Lunch and Refreshments
Lunch is included with the registration fee and will be a boxed lunch. Light refreshments will be served throughout the day.

LSU Visitor Information Center
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Contact Information
LSU Office of Strategic Initiatives
Phone: LSU Office of Strategic Initiatives, 225.578.7230

Please visit our sponsor website:
the LSU Office of Strategic Initiatives

Poster and Oral Presenters - Click Here