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CAL POLY POMONA: A REGIONAL LEADER IN UNDERGRADUATE RESEARCH

For the fourth year in a row, Cal Poly Pomona was the leading participant at the Southern California Conference on Undergraduate Research (SCCUR). More than 70 undergraduate students from 20 different academic departments presented research posters or talks at the recent SCCUR conference at Mt. San Antonio College.   See SCCUR 2011 web site, or read more  in a 2010 PolyCentric article.


CAL POLY POMONA PARTNERS WITH PASADENA CITY COLLEGE ON STEM RESEARCH GRANT

Cal Poly Pomona‚Äôs Biology and Geology departments have been awarded a $1.4 million grant to improve pathways for Pasadena City College (PCC) students who are interested in continuing their environmental science studies at Cal Poly Pomona.   Read more


UNDERGRADUATE RESEARCH:   A FEATURED THEME OF CAMPUS FUNDRAISING EFFORTS

In 2010, President Ortiz launched a five year comprehensive fundraising campaign designed to raise over $150 million for Cal Poly Pomona.  Fundraising goals include improving opportunities for undergraduate students to engage in collaborative research, scholarship, and creative activity with faculty mentors across academic disciplines.   Read More.


CUR & NCUR JOIN FORCES

The Council on Undergraduate Research (CUR) and the National Conferences on Undergraduate Research (NCUR) have joined forces to become one organization.   Read More.


EARTHQUAKE HAZARDS RESEARCH

The Geological Sciences Department was awarded three fedral grants for earthquake hazards research. Each of these projects will involve Cal Poly Pomona undergraduate students. Read More.


ASTRONOMY EDUCATION & RESEARCH

A $1.24 million National Science Foundation grant boosts the Cal Poly Pomona's astronomy program, allowing students to perform high-level research and work with top academic experts.  Read More.



Upcoming Events at Cal Poly Pomona

College of Engineering Project Symposium & Showcase

June 1, 2012 - College of Engineering

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Recent Events at Cal Poly Pomona

Summer Undergraduate Research Workshops & Seminars

Throughout Summer 2011, Cal Poly Pomona's undergraduate research programs offered a series of workshops, seminars, and symposia open to all students and faculty.   Read more.


College of Science Student Research Symposium

& Southern California Academy of Sciences Annual Meeting

May 6, 2011 - College of Science

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Agricultural Research Institute 10th Annual Research Showcase

October 28, 2010 - AGRIScapes Learning Center

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Undergraduate Research Conferences

26th National Conference on Undergraduate Research (NCUR)
March 29-31, 2012      Weber State University  Ogden, Utah

Council on Undergraduate Research (CUR) - Posters on the Hill 2012
March 2012
Washington, D.C.

Southern California Academy of Sciences - Annual Meeting 2012
May 4-5, 2012
Occidental College,         Los Angeles, California

26th California State University Student Research Competition
May 4-5, 2012
California State University, Long Beach, California

Council on Undergraduate Research (CUR) - National Conference 2012
June 23-26 , 2012
The College of New Jersey Ewing, New Jersey

Society for Advancement of Chicanos and Native Americans in Science (SACNAS) - National Conference 2012
October 11-14, 2012
Seattle, Washington

20th Southern California Conference on Undergraduate Research (SCCUR)
November 17, 2012           California State University, Channel Islands, Camarillo, California

Sigma Xi Annual Student Research Conference
November 2012           Location: TBA