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Common Conferences for CCU Undergraduate Presenters

This is not a comprehensive list by any means, but it represents the “greatest hits” for conferences where CCU undergraduate students commonly present their research, including:

  • Multi-Disciplinary Undergraduate Research Conferences
  • Discipline-Specific Undergraduate Research Conferences, Symposia, Exhibitions, and Performances

Multi-Disciplinary Undergraduate Research Conferences

  • NCUR (National Conference on Undergraduate Research)
    • 2017 Conference:  April 6-8, University of Memphis, Memphis, TN.
    • Abstract Deadline:  December 2, 2016
    • Early Registration Deadline:  February 19, 2017 
    • http://www.cur.org/ncur_2017/ 

Discipline-Specific Undergraduate Research Conferences, Symposia, Exhibitions, and Performances

Listed by College and Then by Department

  • Business
  • Education
  • Humanities and Fine Arts
  • Science
  • University

Wall College of Business

  • No new information

Spadoni College of Education

  • Association of Teacher Educators (ATE) Summer Conference
    • ATE 2017 Conference:  February 10-14, 2017, Orlando, FL 
    • Abstract Deadline:  TBA
    • Early Registration Deadline:  January 15, 2017
    • Website:  http://www.ate1.org

Edwards College of Humanities and Fine Arts

Anthropology 

  • American Anthropological Association Annual Meeting (AAA)
  • 2016 Conference: November 16-20, 2016, Minneapolis, MN.
  • Abstract Deadlin: Past
  • Registration Deadline:  Past
  • Website:  http://www.aaanet.org/meetings/

Communication, Cultures, and Languages

  • Southern States Communication Association (SSCA)

English

History

  • Phi Alpha Theta (National History Honor Society), Carolinas Regional Meeting

Music

  • South Carolina Music Educators Association (SCMEA)
    • 2017 Conference:  February 2-4, 2017, Columbia, SC at the Columbia Metropolitan Convention Center
    • Session Proposal Deadline:  August 1, 2016
    • Early Registration Deadline:  December 1, 2016
    • Website:  http://scmea.net/conference.htm
  • Percussive Arts Society International Convention (PASIC)

Political Science and Geography

Visual Arts

  • SECAC (southeastern College Art Conference)
    • 2016 Conference: October 19-22, Roanoke, VA
    • Abstract Deadline (papers):  April 20, 2016
    • Exhibition submission deadline:  April 1, 2016
    • Early Registration Deadline:  
    • http://www.secacart.org/conference
  • Artfields (Art Competition)
  • Associated Collegiate Press/ College Media Advisers (ACP/CMA) National College Media Convention

College of Science

Biology

  • Association of Southeastern Biologists (ASB)

Chemistry

  • Southeastern Regional Meeting of the American Chemical Society (SERMACS)
    • 2016 Conference:  October 23-26, 2016, Columbia, SC
    • Abstract Deadline:  TBA
    • Early Registration Deadline:  TBA
    • Website:  http://www.sermacs2016.org/

Computer Science/Information Science

  • Association for Computing Machinery Southeast Conference (ACMSE)
    • 2017 Conference:  April 13-15, 2017, Kennesaw State University, GA
    • Abstract Deadline:  March 3, 2017
    • Early Registration Deadline:  March 7, 2017
    • Website:  http://ccse.kennesaw.edu/acmse/
  • International Conference on Software Engineering (ICS)
    • 2016 Conference:  May 14-22, 2016, Autin, TX
    • Abstract Deadline:
    • Early Registration Deadline:
    • Website:  2016.icse.cs.txstate.edu  

Exercise and Sports Science

  • College Sports Research Institute (CSRI)
    • 2016 Conference:  April, 2016, Columbia, SC
    • Abstract Deadline:  Danuary, 2016
    • Early Registration Deadline:
    • Website:  http://crsi-sc.org/
  • Southeast Regional American College of Sports Medicine (SEACSM) Annual Meeting
    • 2017 Conference: February 16-18, 2017, Greenville, SC
    • Abstract Deadline:  August 1, 2016
    • Early Registration Deadline:  TBA
    • Website:  http://www.seacsm.org/home.html
  • American College of Sports Medicine Annual Meeting
    • 2017 Conference: May 30- June 3, 2017, Denver, CO (Colorado) 
    • Abstract Deadline:  November 1, 2016
    • Early Registration Deadline:  May 23, 2017
    • Website:  http://www.acsm.org/

Health Sciences

  • The Society of Public Health Education (SOPHE)
  • The American Public Health Association Conference (APHA)

Marine Science

  • Geological Society of America (GSA), Southeastern Section
  • South Carolina Marine Educators Association (SCMEA)/National Marine Educators Assoc (NMEA)
    • 2017 Conference:  June 26-29, 2017, Charleston, SC
    • Abstract Deadline:  TBA
    • Early Registration Deadline:  TBA
    • Website:  http://www.scmarineed.org/ 
  • Southeastern and Mid-Atlantic Marine Mammal Symposium (SEAMAMMS)
    • 2017 Conference:  TBA (March/April, 2017) Duke Marine Lab, Beaufort, NC
    • Abstract Deadline:  TBA
    • Early Registration Deadline:  TBA
    • Website: TBA
  • Southeastern Estuarine Research Society (SEERS)/ Benthic Ecology Meeting 
  • Southeastern Regional Meeting of the American Chemical Society (SERMACS)
      • 2016 Conference:  October 23-26, 2016, Columbia, SC
      • Abstract Deadline:  
      • Early Registration Deadline:  
      • Website:  http://www.sermacs2016.org/

Psychology

  • South Carolina Psychological Association (SCPA)  (alternating in Myrtle Beach)
  • American Psychological Association (APA)
    • 2017 Conference:  August 3-6, 2017, Washington, D.C.
    • Abstract Deadline: TBA
    • Early Registration Deadline:  TBA
    • Website:  http://www.apa.org/convention/

Sociology

  • South Carolina Sociological Association (SCSA)
    •  2016 Conference: February 19 and 20, 2016, Charleston SC.
    • Abstract Deadline: January 14, 2016
    • Registration Deadline: February, 13, 2016.
    • Website:
  • Carolina Undergraduate Social Science Symposium
    • 2016 Conference: April 7 and 8, 2016 Presbyterian College, Clinton, SC
    • Abstract Deadline:
    • Early Registration Deadline:
    • Website:

University College

  • Southern Regional Honors Council (SRHC)
  • International Studies Association (ISA)2016 Conference:  March 16-19, 2016, Atlanta, GA