Meetings and Events



Date Event
March 15, 2017 Senior Honors and Student Research Symposium
June 26, 2016 Council on Undergraduate Research
March 2017 CUR Undergraduate Research Posters on the Hill
April 21, 2017 Arkansas Space Grant Symposium
April  7-8, 2017 Arkansas Academy of Science
April 2017 23rd Arkansas Undergraduate Research Conference
October 2016 AOK - AAPT Meeting
November 3-4, 2017 Arkansas Curriculum Conference
April 6-8, 2017 National Conference on Undergraduate Research


  •  Senior Honors and Student Research Symposium
    March 15, 2017
    Arkansas Tech University,
    Pendergraft Library

    The abstract submission deadline will be on February 17, 2017. Presentations at the Honors section of the Symposium do not require an abstract. However, presentations at the Student section of the Symposium requires an abstract and the abstracts should not exceed one page and should be submitted electronically to  Program schedule will be posted at a later date.
  •  Council on Undergraduate Research
    June 26-28, 2016
    University of South Florida

    The 16th CUR National Conference will be held in June 26-28, 2016 at the University of South Florida. For more information including conference proceedings visit: then click on meetings.
  •  CUR Undergraduate Research Posters on the Hill (POH)
    March  2017
    Washingtion D.C.

    The event is held on Capitol Hill. The application submission opens on Wednesday, September 7, 2016. Selected participants will be notified in early February 2017. The spring schedule will be released in December 2016. For more information including registration visit:
  •  CUR Dialogues 2017

    February 16-18, 2017
    Renaissance Arlington Capital View in Arlington, VA.

    Final Registration Deadline: February 1, 2017

    CUR Dialogues is designed to bring faculty and administrators to Washington, D.C. to interact with federal agency program officers and other garnt funders. For additional information, please visit
  •  Arkansas Space Grant Symposium
    25th Annual Meeting
    April 21, 2017
    Location - Petit Jean or Hot Springs

    The meeting location for the 25th annual meeting of the Arkansas Space Grant Symposium will be announced at a later date.  Additional information regarding the meeting will become available at  For information regarding abstract submission deadline and registration, please contact Dr. Mostafa Hemmati at
  •  Annual Meeting of the Arkansas Academy of Science
    April 7-8, 2017
    University of Central Arkansas, Conway, Arkansas 

    The 101th annual meeting of the Arkansas Academy of Science will be hosted by the University of Arkansas at Conway. Meeting Registration deadline and abstract submission deadline will be announced on the Academy's web site.

    A more detailed, up-to-date schedule is available at
    Go to the "portal link to AAS member pages" link of the academy then go to the "Meetings" link.
  •  2017 Arkansas Undergraduate Research Conference 22nd Annual
    April 2017
    Henderson State University
    Arkadelphia, Arkansas

    Call for Papers & Posters
    Deadline: March 2017

    Who: Students in all academic disciplines are invited to submit scholarly projects for paper or poster presentations. The general public is invited to attend.

    When: April 2017. 15 to 20 minute paper presentations will be made on Friday afternoon and Saturday. The Friday afternoon program will include a poster session.

    How: Deadline for submission is March, 2017.  Electronic submission is strongly recommended, and can be made by visiting the conference web-site at

    Those unable to register electronically may request a paper version from the Undergraduate Research Committee,
                            Henderson State University,
                            Box 7593, 
                            Arkadelphia, AR 71999-0001.  
                            Phone: (870) 230-5342,
                            Fax: (870) 230-5530.

    Fees are $25 students and $25 per faculty mentor. This includes the conference program, banquet and speaker on Friday. Payment will be requested when you are notified that your abstract has been accepted. Abstracts will be printed in the conference program. Students desiring publication of full articles in the refereed proceedings journal should bring their completed papers to the meeting. All submission guidelines must be followed if a paper is to be considered for publication. Format and submission guidelines are available on the website.

    Where:  Henderson State University, Arkadelphia, Arkansas. Maps and information on area motels can be found on the web site.

  •  Arkansas - Oklahoma - Kansas Section of the American Association of Physics Teachers
    October 2016The annual Arkansas-Oklahoma-Kansas Section of the American Association of Physics Teachers (AAPT-AOK) Meeting will be held on October 2016.  Meeting location will be posted at a later date. A more detailed, up-to-date schedule will be available at
  •  Arkansas Curriculum Conference
    Marriott Hotel and Little Rock Statehouse Convention Center, Little Rock
    November 3-4, 2016
    Little Rock, Arkansas

    Proposal Deadline: April 2016

  •  National Conference on Undergraduate Research

    April 6-8, 2017
    University of Memphis

    2017 National Conference on Undergraduate Research will be held inUniversity of Memphis, on April 6-8, 2017. For more information, including registration or abstract submission information visit: or