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Workshops

Please find the list of scheduled workshops in the table below for this term. 

Due to coronavirus (COVID-19), all workshops throughout the spring quarter will be conducted virtually via Zoom. Students interested in participating should RSVP below.

Upcoming Workshops

Workshops
Workshop Title Description Date/Time Register
Applying to Prestigious External Fellowships This workshop is designed to introduce students to the various prestigious external grants offered around the globe and how to apply. Facilitated by Dr. Anthony Cashman, Director Office of Distinguished Fellowships and  Graduate Studies.

Date: 9/3/2020 

Time: 12:00 pm

Location: Zoom 

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Getting Involved in Research

This workshop introduces undergraduate students to what undergraduate research is, how to get involved and specific opportunities at CSUSB.  The presentation includes an overview of the Research and Creative Activities Database website, including dedicated webpages for each college. 

 Date: 9/10/2020 

Time: 12:00 pm

Location: Zoom 

 

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Applying for SRT Grants

Need funding for your research and supplies? Join us to learn about the Student Research and Travel Grant and the funding for research-related items and activities. We will go over the application process and deadlines, and the do's and do not's for your submission. 

Date: 9/17/2020

Time: 12:00 pm

Location: Zoom 

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Grant Proposal Writing Workshop

This workshop will help students prepare to write and revise grant proposals for research funding in all academic disciplines (sciences, social sciences, humanities, and the arts). While it is primarily targeted towards graduate students, it will also be helpful to undergraduate students who are seeking funding for research.

Date: 9/24/2020

Time: 12:00 pm

Location: Zoom

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Evaluating Resources This presentation will introduce the importance of evaluating resources when conducting research. Tools to use will be outlined and library resources will be distinguished.

Date: 10/8/2020

Time: 12:00 pm

Location: Zoom 

 

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How to Write a Research Proposal

If you are interested in learning how to format a research proposal, this workshop will help students formulate their research question/s and turn their research questions into study designs. 

Date: 10/15/2020

Time: 12:00 pm

Location: Zoom

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Creating a Personal Statement and CV This workshop will teach students how to write a personal statement and prepare a CV for graduate school applications.

Date: 10/22/2020

Time: 12:00 pm

Location: Zoom 

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Applying to Graduate Programs

This workshop shows how to apply for graduate school. It introduces what is needed and what to expect during the application process. The workshop also provides information about finding the right graduate programs, what to expect when applying, and the general requirements for admissions. 

Date: 10/29/2020

Time: 12:00 pm

Location: Zoom 

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Getting Involved in Research  This workshop introduces undergraduate students to what undergraduate research is, how to get involved and specific opportunities at CSUSB.  The presentation includes an overview of the Research and Creative Activities Database website, including dedicated webpages for each college.

Date: 11/5/2020

Time: 12:00 pm

Location: Zoom

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Introduction to the Mellon Mays Program This presentation will present the details of the Mellon Mays Undergraduate Fellowship Program (MMUF) to discuss it's requirements and benefits. Students interested in applying are encouraged to attend. 

Date: 11/12/2020

Time: 12:00 pm

Location: Zoom 

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Creating a Personal Statement and CV This workshop will teach students how to write a personal statement and prepare a CV for graduate school applications.

Date: 11/19/2020

Time: 12:00 pm

Location: Zoom

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Orientation for the CSUSB & CSU Student Research Competition We will discuss the application process and details involving the competition logistics, and the next steps if selected as a delegate.

Date: 12/3/2020

Time: 12:00 pm

Location: Zoom 

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Applying to Summer Research Programs This workshop will discuss the process of applying to summer research programs at other universities.

Date: 12/10/2020

Time: 12:00 pm

Location: Zoom 

 

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Request a Speaker

The OSR staff are available for class presentations, workshops, and student club presentations. We offer a variety of topics, including steps to getting involved in research, finding a faculty mentor, introduction to a Ph.D. program, and more. REQUESTS MUST BE SUBMITTED 2 WEEKS IN ADVANCE and must be during regular office hours (Monday-Friday 8 am to 5 pm). We will make every attempt to accommodate your request.


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