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"A Look Ahead XII" Futures in Biomedical Research - a Life Sciences Symposium was held at UMBC Wednesday, November 12, 2008, UMBC Engineering Building.
Look Ahead XIII will be held March 31, 2010 at UMBC.

The Office of the Provost has sponsored the Undergraduate Research and
Creative Achievement Day (URCAD) at UMBC since spring 1997. URCAD 2010 will be held April 28, 2010.

The 24th National Conference on Undergraduate Research (NCUR) will be April 15-17, 2010 at the Univeristy of Montana, Missoula, Montana. NCUR brings together undergraduates involved in scholarly and artistic activities representing a range of disciplines including creative arts, mathematics, business, social science, humanities, physical and life sciences, natural resources, and engineering, among others.

The FASEB MARC Program provides funding for TRAVEL AWARDS to support the participation of Faculty/ Mentors and Students, and Poster/Oral Presenters at selected scientific meetings and conferences. Details

The 11th annual CNMS Summer Undergraduate Research Fest was held August 5, 2009. This research fest provides an opportunity for students in UMBC's various undergraduate research programs to present their research to the UMBC community of faculty and students. Check the website in early summer 2010 for information on the 13th Fest.

The 9th Annual Undergraduate Research Symposium in the Chemical and Biological Sciences was held Saturday, October 10, 2009. Check in summer 2010 for info on the 11th.

Annual Biomedical Research Conference for Minority Students (ABRCMS) sponsored by the American Society for Microbiology. The 2009 ABRCMS meeting was held November 4-7, 2009 in Phoenix, AZ. The 2010 meeting will be November 10-13, 2010 in Charlotte, NC. Travel awards available - see FASEB MARC Program

Check this site for up-to-date information on these Conferences