Abstract Deadline: January 11th, 2017
Event Dates: February 24-25th, 2017
Event Date: March 30th, 2017
The Florida Atlantic University Undergraduate Research Journal (FAURJ) is an interdisciplinary, peer-reviewed journal that is published annually. The FAURJ is published online and in print by OURI's student club, the Council for Scholarship and Inquiry (C.S.I.). Its missions are to showcase high quality undergraduate research in all fields, supply students with an idea of the standard of research, and promote inquiry-based activities at FAU.
OURI spotlights the research endeavors of undergraduates who have participated in research or scholarly activities on the FAU campuses and on the website. If you have participated in research and would like to be showcased please submit the application that can be found here by December 15th annually.
How do we define research and inquiry?
Our definition of research for the purposes of the QEP focuses on inquiry. FAU faculty and students recognize inquiry to be a process and/or a product which encompasses intellectual traits that transcend subject matter divisions. Examples of such processes common to the disciplines may include questioning existing ideas, problem solving, thinking creatively, and exploring new ideas and the processes by which knowledge is discovered. This “contribution to the discipline or practice” may result in deliverables such as exhibitions, performances, works of art, presentations, publications, and other forms recognized within each discipline. As part of the display, students can submit work in any format to showcase that contribution of new ideas.