Undergraduate Research,
Scholarship and Creativity Office

  • FROM BUGS TO BATS: UNDERGRAD EXPLORES CONNECTIONS IN WETLANDS

    UNCG researcher seeks to know if wetlands may increase bats’ prevalence and activity by providing available food in the form…

  • Dr. Asa Eger: 2022 Thomas Undergraduate Research Mentor Award Winner

    Since joining UNCG in 2009, Eger has mentored 12 undergraduates across 14 projects. With a collaborative approach to mentorship, Eger helps his students create individual projects that allow them to explore topics and real-world issues they are passionate about – while developing their research skills, in the process.

  • students stand in front of SURF sign

    UNDERGRADS SHINE AT SOCON RESEARCH FORUM AND SHARE INSIGHTS

    Eight UNCG students represented the university at the SoCon Undergraduate Research Forum (SURF). Scholars presented on a variety of topics.

  • Applied Potential

    First-gen undergraduate Marcos Tapia dove into research at UNCG. Now, as only a sophomore, he’s already co-authored a scientific article and mastered an in-demand electrochemistry technique. The experience, he says, has opened his eyes to new career possibilities.

  • Stars on the Rise

    Culbreath, Juarez, and Aarnio get data on the brightest stars from the local Three-College Observatory.

What is the URSCO?

The Undergraduate Research, Scholarship and Creativity Office (URSCO) at the University of North Carolina at Greensboro (UNCG) is dedicated to promoting and supporting student success through mentored undergraduate research, creative inquiry and other scholarly experiences for the UNCG community. The URSCO is also dedicated to helping faculty become increasingly effective with mentoring undergraduate research and integrating research skills into courses and curricula.
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URSCO News


The URSCO Blog

From Bugs to Bats: Undergrad Explores Connections in Wetlands
By utlc web site / November 30, 2022

From Bugs to Bats: Undergrad Explores Connections in Wetlands

UNCG researcher seeks to know if wetlands may increase bats’ prevalence and activity by providing available food in the form...

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Undergrads shine at SOCON research forum and share insights
By utlc web site / November 16, 2022

Undergrads shine at SOCON research forum and share insights

Eight UNCG students represented the university at the SoCon Undergraduate Research Forum (SURF). Scholars presented on a variety of topics.

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Applied Potential
By utlc web site / October 21, 2022

Applied Potential

Even during his first year at UNCG, Marcos Tapia had heard that doing research as an undergraduate could boost his...

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Upcoming Events

January 23, 2023
  • Exploring Undergraduate Research and Creativity Workshop January 23, 2023 4:00 pm-5:00 pm Faculty Center, 402 College Ave, Greensboro, NC 27403, USA

    EURC is designed to help undergraduate students understand how to get involved in research and creative inquiry while at UNCG. The hour long session will also cover some of…

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January 24, 2023
  • Exploring Undergraduate Research and Creativity Workshop January 24, 2023 4:00 pm-5:00 pm Faculty Center, 402 College Ave, Greensboro, NC 27403, USA

    EURC is designed to help undergraduate students understand how to get involved in research and creative inquiry while at UNCG. The hour long session will also cover some of…

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January 26, 2023
  • How to Write a Good URCA Proposal January 26, 2023 3:30 pm-4:30 pm
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