Undergraduate Research and Creative Works

Upcoming Student Conferences

NCUR – National Conferences on Undergraduate Research

Location: Eastern Washington University

Deadline: December 2, 2014 at 11:59PM PST.  If you missed the submission deadline and would still like to submit, send your submission request in writing to ( by 11:59PM PST on January 6, 2015.  All requests will be considered on a case by case basis.

April 16-18th, 2015

Registration now open!

High Point University Undergraduate Research and Creativity Symposium (High-PURCS)

Abstracts Due March 1st

Location: High Point University

Date: April 15th

For more information, contact

Poster on the Hill (POH) sponsored by CUR
Location: Washington DC, at the Capitol
Date: Information coming soon
Call for Abstracts: Application closes: Wednesday, November 5, 2014. 
Very Competitive and restricted to projects that may be of interest to legislators
HPU is an institutional member

Big South Undergraduate Research Symposium (BigSURS)

Location: Campbell University

April 10-11th, 2015

Abstract Submission closes Sunday, February 15, 2015
Notification of abstract acceptance Sunday, March 1, 2015
Early Registration opens Sunday, March 1, 2015
Early Registration closes Monday, March 23, 2015
Late Registration opens Monday, March 23, 2013

Contact Us

Dr. Joanne Altman, Director of Undergraduate Research and Creative Works

Phone: 336-841-9613

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Athletic Training & ACL Injuries

Andrea Baellow, an athletic training major, shares her experiences performing undergraduate research on the relation of the hip to ACL injuries and their prevalence in younger females. Her experiential education at High Point University was supported by the state of the art Human Biomechanics & Physiology Lab, where she could apply what she has learned with hands-on experience.