SUNY Undergraduate Research Conference (SURC)

  • A multidisciplinary spring semester event hosted each year by a different SUNY institution.
  • SURC 2018 will be on Friday, April 20, 2018, at SUNY Oneonta.

Stay tuned for details on how to apply!  SURC brings together undergraduate students and faculty mentors from across the SUNY system for a full day of activities:

  1. Sessions devoted to student presentations (oral, performance, artistic displays, and poster)
  2. luncheon with keynote speaker(s)
  3. A SUNY Graduate School and Career Fair
  4. Professional development workshops for students and for faculty. 

*CURCA will provide all accepted presenters funds to attend and limited transportation will be available.

Location: Online
Deadline: Sunday, April 22, 2018

Mayor Byron W. Brown’s Civic Innovation Challenge Powered by AT&T is a competition to find an innovative technological solution that benefits the citizens of the great city of Buffalo, New York. The challenge requires entrants to generate ideas and submit a solution that uses the provided data and/or other data to alleviate a problem or challenge that Buffalonians may face in their lives. Solutions that strive to improve City operations or municipal service delivery are also encouraged. 

The 14th Annual Celebration of Student Academic Excellence will be taking place on Thursday, April 26, 2018. Come join the UB community as we gather to recognize and celebrate the outstanding academic contributions of our students, faculty, and research mentors. The event will feature presentations from students participating in research and creative works followed by a formal recognition ceremony with President Tripathi honoring select individuals for their contributions to academic excellence. Stay tuned for further details!

Questions, comments and concerns can be directed to the CURCA Graduate Assistant, Meghan Lipinoga, at