Cornerstone Research Workshop Series
Research Methods Workshops
Scholarship Program Info Sessions
Undergraduate Research Week Info Sessions

CORNERSTONE RESEARCH WORKSHOPS (SPRING 2024)

Cornerstone Research Workshops support you in all stages of the research process, from developing a research question to presenting your work!

Getting Started With Research Workshop

Learn all about the research process and research opportunities at UCLA.

Developing a Research Question Workshop

Learn how to turn your interests into a research question.

Finding Sources at the UCLA Library Workshop

Learn the most effective search strategies for finding what you need.

Collecting and Citing Sources Workshop

Learn how to create a customized library of resources for your project.

Writing a Literature Review Workshop

Learn how to organize your research into a coherent and compelling literature review.

Developing Your Research Plan Workshop

Plan your project from start to finish.

Co-sponsored by the UCLA Library, the Undergraduate Writing Center, and the Undergraduate Research Center–Humanities, Arts, and Social Sciences.

RESEARCH METHODS WORKSHOPS (SPRING 2024)

Learn research methods, strategies, and skills for doing research and creative inquiry!

Research and Time Management Workshop

Learn strategies for managing your research and creative project timeline.

  • Tuesday, April 9: 3-4 p.m., Powell Library CLICC B (room 320B) and Zoom (Click here to join us on Zoom: https://bit.ly/urcworkshop)

Navigating Faculty Mentorships Workshop

Learn how to navigate faculty mentorships while working on your research or creative project.

  • Friday, April 12: 2-3 p.m., Powell Library CLICC B (room 320B) and Zoom (Click here to join us on Zoom: https://bit.ly/urcworkshop)

Quantitative Research Methods Workshop

Learn quantitative methods for conducting north campus research.

Interviewing Research Methods Workshop

Learn how to interview research subjects and design questions.

Research and Creative Proposal Workshop

Learn how to write proposals for research and creative projects.

  • Monday, May 13: 3-4 p.m., Powell Library CLICC A (room 307) and Zoom (Click here to join us on Zoom: https://bit.ly/urcworkshop)
  • Friday, May 31: 3-4 p.m., Powell Library CLICC B (room 320B) and Zoom (Click here to join us on Zoom: https://bit.ly/urcworkshop)
  • Wednesday, June 5: 4-5 p.m., Young Research Library CLICC RC (room 11630F) and Zoom (Click here to join us on Zoom: https://bit.ly/urcworkshop)

SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM INFO SESSIONS (SPRING 2024)

Find out everything you want to know about applying for research scholarship programs!

URC-HASS Scholarship Info Session

Learn all about the URC-HASS RAP Lab Fellowship, Undergraduate Research Fellows Program (URFP), Undergraduate Research Scholarship Program (URSP)UCLA/Keck Humanistic Inquiry Undergraduate Research Awards (Keck Fellows),  Mellon Mays Undergraduate Fellowship (MMUF), Research Revealed, Summer Fellows Program, and the Summer Research Incubator, as well as how to apply!

  • Tuesday, April 16: 4-5 p.m., Young Research Library CLICC RC (room 11630F) and Zoom (Click here to join us on Zoom: https://bit.ly/urcworkshop)

URSP & Keck Scholarship Info Session

Learn all about the Undergraduate Research Scholarship Program (URSP) and UCLA/Keck Humanistic Inquiry Undergraduate Research Awards (Keck Fellows), as well as how to apply!

  • Friday, May 3: 12-1 p.m., Young Research Library CLICC RC (room 11630F) and Zoom (Click here to join us on Zoom: https://bit.ly/urcworkshop)
  • Monday, May 13: 2-3 p.m., Powell Library CLICC A (room 307) and Zoom (Click here to join us on Zoom: https://bit.ly/urcworkshop)
  • Friday, May 31: 2-3 p.m., Powell Library CLICC B (room 320B) and Zoom (Click here to join us on Zoom: https://bit.ly/urcworkshop)
  • Wednesday, June 5: 3-4 p.m., Young Research Library CLICC RC (room 11630F) and Zoom (Click here to join us on Zoom: https://bit.ly/urcworkshop)

UNDERGRADUATE RESEARCH WEEK WORKSHOPS AND INFO SESSIONS (SPRING 2024)

Find out everything you need to know about UCLA Undergraduate Research Week, UCLA’s largest undergraduate conference!

Undergraduate Research Week Info Session

Learn all about Undergraduate Research Week 2024, including how to apply to the Undergraduate Research & Creativity Showcase event and for awards and prizes.

  • Friday, April 5: 2-3 p.m., Powell Library CLICC B (room 320B) and Zoom (Click here to join us on Zoom: https://bit.ly/urcworkshop)

Abstract & Artist Statement Workshop

Find out how to write an abstract or artist statement for your Undergraduate Research & Creativity Showcase application.

  • Friday, April 5: 3-4 p.m., Powell Library CLICC B (room 320B) and Zoom (Click here to join us on Zoom: https://bit.ly/urcworkshop)
  • Monday, April 8: 3-4 p.m., Young Research Library CLICC RC (room 11630F) and Zoom (Click here to join us on Zoom: https://bit.ly/urcworkshop)
  • Wednesday, April 10: 4-5 p.m., Young Research Library CLICC RC (room 11630F) and Zoom (Click here to join us on Zoom: https://bit.ly/urcworkshop)

Virtual Presentation Workshop

Learn how to design a slide deck and give a presentation on Zoom for the Undergraduate Research & Creativity Showcase.

  • Tuesday, April 23: 3-4 p.m., Powell Library CLICC B (room 320B) and Zoom (Click here to join us on Zoom: https://bit.ly/urcworkshop)
  • Friday, May 3: 11 a.m.-12 p.m., Young Research Library CLICC RC (room 11630F) and Zoom (Click here to join us on Zoom: https://bit.ly/urcworkshop)
  • Thursday, May 9: 3-4 p.m.,Powell Library InqLab3 (room 330) and Zoom (Click here to join us on Zoom: https://bit.ly/urcworkshop)
  • Tuesday, May 14: 3-4 p.m., Powell Library CLICC B (room 320B) and Zoom (Click here to join us on Zoom: https://bit.ly/urcworkshop)