Undergraduate Research and Creative Activity Conference




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2016 Event Program

2016 URCA Participant Abstracts (does not include Emerging Scholars)

2016 URCA Emerging Scholar Participant Abstracts

The Undergraduate Research & Creative Activity Conference is a premier annual event at The University of Alabama that provides undergraduates an opportunity to highlight their research or creative activity.

In addition to bringing attention to the excellent work of University students, the Conference allows students to gain experience presenting, compete for cash prizes and form relationships with their faculty mentors and fellow Conference presenters.

  • The Conference will be Wednesday, March 30, 2016 at the Ferguson Student Center.  Early Check-in and set-up will be available Tuesday, March 29, 2016, from 1:00 – 4:00 pm for all oral presentations and for poster presentations scheduled for the first block of the day.
  • The conference award luncheon will be held on Monday, April 11, 2016 in the South Endzone of Bryant-Denny Stadium.
  • The deadline for submission, including the project abstract, will be Friday, March 4, 2016 at 11:59 P.M.  No submissions will be accepted after this date.
  • The deadline for free poster printing is March 25, 2016. PDF files must be emailed to Brian Kimbrell at bkimbrell@fa.ua.edu by 5:00 pm. Files will not be accepted in person.

Click here to view dates for the 2016 conference preparation workshops.