Office of Undergraduate Research Newsletter                                  Spring 2016 Issue No. 15
May 10, 2016 
In This Issue
Off-Campus Opportunities
Internship Program
Internship Program 
10- week Internship

Ocean Discovery Institute
Spring Hours
8:00am - 4:00pm
(Closed for Lunch 
11:30am -12:30pm)
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2016 SACNAS Conference

Spring Applications for Travel Scholarships and Research Presentations
Open April 25 -May 13, 2016
Applications will be opening soon for research presentations and travel scholarships at 
This year's event will be held 
October 13 - 15 
in  Long Beach, CA.
Feel free to contact 
SACNAS with any 
questions you might have at, or call 1-877-SACNAS1.


 Attend a FREE 1-hour sample class and learn about our GRE preparation course.  USD's GRE Preparation provides critical reading and writing methods for students to aggressively tackle the exam, along with a thorough review of basic and complex math principles to sharpen your ability to succeed with the GRE.
  Friday, May 25th from 7:00 - 8:00pm

Register at the link below:
Doing Research this Summer?  
Register as a Research Scholar!
All USD students engaged in undergraduate research/scholarship activities and creative works are 
required to register as a Research Scholar 
regardless of funding source or formal program affiliation. 

Research Scholars include: 
  • Beckman Scholars
  • McNair Scholars
  • NSF REU Scholars
  • PURE Scholars
  • SURE Scholars
  • Students who have received a scholarship for summer research
  • Students who are conducting research on a faculty member's grant
  • Students who are dong an independent project with a faculty advisor/volunteering
  • Other visiting researchers (high school, international, etc.) 
Responsibilities and Benefits
  • Responsible Conduct in Research (RCR) Online Training/Other research ethics training as needed
  • 50% discount on on-campus housing during the summer (USD students only; see housing section below)
  • Participation in professional development workshops
  • Invitations to special networking events with other researchers

Register to become a Research Scholar today!

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