Undergraduate Research, Scholarship & Creative Investigations


This year's Undergraduate Research, Scholarship and Creative Investigations Expo took place on Wednesday, April 3, 2013, in conjunction with the Global Learning Symposium. If you have any questions about the Expo, contact Martha Jacob, URSCI director, at mjacob@dom.edu

Global Learning Symposium

The Global Learning Symposium is an exposition of graduate and undergraduate posters and oral presentations on global initiatives and study abroad experiences, as well as other global issues. To find out more, visit the AEC website.

URSCI's On-line Journal

The Advisory Committee for the Dominican University Undergraduate Research Journal is pleased to announce the new name of the URSCI on-line undergraduate research journal: "The Constellation: A Journal of Undergraduate Research." The creative, new title was submitted by Marie-Louise Settem, Instructional Services Coordinator in GSLIS, who asked that the $100 prize be donated to the Sisters' Retirement Fund.


URSCI offers the following initiatives.

Undergraduate Research Assistant (URAP)

The deadline for Summer and Fall, 2013, URAPs was April 1, 2013.  Faculty may now apply for more than one semester of student assistance. If you wish to apply, please see the link under URAP in the Initiatives section. 

Undergraduate Summer Scholar Program (USSP)

The 2013 Undergraduate Summer Scholars are:

  • Geraldine Holmes (Neuroscience)
  • Joanna Sasara (Mathematics)
  • Tyehimba Turner (Biology)

Undergraduate Research Support Awards (URSA)

URSAs are awarded on an on-going basis. There are no deadlines. Monies are awarded until funds are depleted.