Subject: Undergraduate Research Day 2020 - Moving to DRUM Platform
IMPORTANT NOTICE - UNDERGRADUATE RESEARCH DAY 2020
WE ARE MOVING TO THE UNIVERSITY LIBRARIES DRUM (DIGITAL REPOSITORY AT THE
UNIVERSITY OF MARYLAND) PLATFORM FOR 2020
To comply with University-wide guidance about minimizing large-gathering
infectious disease risks for our students, faculty, and staff, we are moving
this year's Undergraduate Research Day poster exhibition to the DRUM (Digital
Repository at the University of Maryland) online platform. **We will not host
our traditional in-person event at the Stamp Grand Ballroom this year, but
will return to this venue in 2021.**
A service of the University of Maryland University Libraries, DRUM collects,
preserves, and provides public access to the scholarly output of the
university. Faculty and student researchers can upload research products for
rapid dissemination, global visibility and impact, and long-term
DEADLINE : The deadline to submit a poster proposal for this year's
DRUM-based Undergraduate Research Day is extended to Friday, April 17, 2020.
Submitting a poster proposal is free and easy - just use the online
registration system on the MCUR website at
Students will receive instructions for uploading their poster and supporting
information to the Undergraduate Research Day DRUM community site by Monday,
April 20, 2020.
Click here for URD online information and the URD registration form!
Deadline to submit your proposal: Friday, April 17, 2020
The Researchers of the Year Award presentation that normally opens our URD
poster exhibition will take place, rescheduled and relocated in a manner
consistent with University guidance. Profiles of our awardees will be made
available on the MCUR website by Friday, April 24, 2020.
We ask that faculty and administrators contact us at [log in to unmask] with
Francis DuVinage, Ph.D.
Director, National Scholarships Office and Maryland Center for Undergraduate
2403 Marie Mount Hall
University of Maryland
College Park, MD 20742
Phone: (301) 314-9458
Contact Person: Francis DuVinage
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