The purpose of this conference is to recognize the research done at UCSD in the Arts, Social Sciences, and Humanities as well as to encourage undergraduates. The conference is free and open to the public, but registration is required.
We are currently looking for faculty, alumni, and student presenters. Poster presentations, artwork, and performances are welcome!
The 2016 Conference will be held on February 19 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Institute of the Americas.
Conference schedule (more to come)
10 a.m. to noon: Morning Session, Auditorium Institute of the Americas
Performance by Asayake Taiko
Dean Cristina Della Coletta
Keynote speaker: Dr. Gregory Buford
Question and answer session with Dr. Buford
1:15 p.m. to 3:20 p.m.: Afternoon Session
Closing remarks: Dr. David Artis, Academic Enrichment Program
Dr. Gregory Bufordis one of the country's most notable cosmetic surgeons and has practices in both Colorado and Beverly Hills. He will be available for a personalQ&Aafter his keynote speech for all interested attendees. Dr. Buford holds higher degrees from Georgetown University School of Medicine and the University of California, San Diego where he received his Bachelor of Arts Degree.
Afternoon session (Sessions A & B run concurrently)
UCSD undergraduate students present their research projects on such topics as music, education, psychology, history, communication, and economics.
Provost John C. Moore, Muir College
Representatives from UC San Diego's departments of Cognitive Science, Communications, Economics, Education Studies, Ethnic Studies, Linguistics, Political Science, Psychology, Sociology, Urban Studies & Planning, and Career Services will also be available to answer questions about their undergraduate, graduate, and professional programs.
More information about the conference:
Light breakfast and organic lunch from Jimbo’s…naturally! included with registration
The conference is free and open to the public, but registration is limited and required! Hurry now before slots run out!
There will also be a drawing at the end of the day for some prizes, including but not limited to: an IPad Mini, tickets to Birch Aquarium, movie tickets, and so much more!