Calendar of Events


Faculty Talk

The Office of Undergraduate Research is proud to announce a Faculty Talk by Jane Liu, Ph.D., University Professor in the Department of Computer Sciences, entitled “Be a Cardinal: Successfully Graduate in Four Years with Enriched Undergraduate Research Experience."


Time: 03:30 PM - 04:30 PM
Location: Landes Auditorium, Galloway Business Building


Undergraduate Research Grant Deadline

The Office of Undergraduate Research at Lamar University is seeking proposals from undergraduate students to support their research and creative activities. The program is meant to encourage undergraduate students from all academic areas to participate in scholarly work, mentored by at least one LU faculty member.

Proposal Deadline: 09/22/2017

Award Notification: 10/16/2017

Spending Window: October, 2017-May, 2018


5th Annual Texas Sciences, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) Conference

The Fifth Annual Texa STEM Conference is specifically designed for ALL undergraduate STEM students in Texas and Arkansas.  The conference will be held on Saturday, October 14, 2017, from 8:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.  The STEM Conference will be in the Archer Building. The keynote speaker will be Dr. James E. Bell, Jr., retired Program Manager of United Launch Alliance.

Abstract Deadline: 09/29/2017

Registration Deadline: 10/06/2017

Time: 08:00 AM - 05:00 PM
Location: Archer Building


4th Annual Humanities, Arts, Social and Behavioral Sciences, Education and Business (HASBSEB) Conference

A conference designed specifically to promote undergraduate research in Humanities, Arts, Social and Behavior Sciences, Education and Business.  The Conference will be held on Saturday, November 18, 2017, from 8:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m.  The conference will be in the Wayne A. Reaud Honors Building.  The keynote speaker will be Dr. Alisa Fryar, Associate Professor of Political Science at the University of Oklahoma.

Abstract Deadline: 10/30/2017

Registration Deadline: 11/04/2017

Time: 08:00 AM - 04:00 PM
Location: Wayne A. Reaud Honors Building