The 2014 URC will be April 11, 2014. Presentation and guest
registration is now closed. Walk-in registration is available the
day of the event (t-shirts and lunches will not be available for
Guest information: Need to know about parking, check-in, guest
wi-fi, or anything else? Check our information
Update: There has been a bug in the system that has resulted in
a change of presentations for many students, especially in
Psychology and Pharmacy/Exercise Science. All students,
regardless of area, should view the conference program to review
your presentation time. The app has the correct time--do not rely
on information that might have initially been sent by the room
Twitter users: follow us @butlerurc2014 and use #butlerurc14 to
talk about the event!
Poster sessions will be in Irwin Library on this schedule:
8:30-9:30 am: Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Biology and
Sustainability, Chemistry, Exercise Science & Human
Performance, Pharmacy & Health Sciences, Physics.
12:00-1:00 pm: Anthropology, Business & Economics,
Education, GWSS, History, International Studies, Math &
Computer Science, Music, Political Science, Psychology,
issues registering to attend the conference??� Email us at
firstname.lastname@example.org or call 317.940.9581
between 8:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m.
Thank you for your interest in the twenty-sixth annual
Undergraduate Research Conference at Butler University. Last year's
silver anniversary featured nearly 500 undergraduate students from
45 different colleges and universities presenting their research in
a wide variety of disciplines. Currently, there are over 500
presentations scheduled to be presented at this year's URC on April
Update (March 14): if you need
accommodations near campus, check our new page.
This year, we are featuring a slogan of "cultivating
intellectual growth." We are also seeking to cultivate a spirit of
resource conservation and sustainability, and we will be offering
tours of some of our cutting-edge facilities to our conference
guests. Our President Danko signed a climate commitment
pledge in 2012, and we are proud to have LEED (Leadership in
Energy and Environmental Design) certification for our Pharmacy
Building and the new Howard L. Schrott Center for the Arts. The
Butler Farm is a leader in urban ecology education. Our conference
will offer you the opportunity to help us preserve resources by
giving you the option to download an online conference schedule
application in lieu of a printed program book. Additionally, we are
looking to dramatically reduce the use of bottled water at this
Another new feature will be a combined poster session, in which
all of our poster presentations will be featured in a dedicated
time slot without�minimal conflicting oral presentation sessions.
We have listened to your feedback and look forward to giving these
students the attention and focus that they deserve.
your attendance and participation in this year's conference on
April 11, 2014.
Please do not hesitate to contact us if you have any questions about the