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The 21st annual Drake University Conference on Undergraduate Research in the Sciences (DUCURS), hosted by the Drake Undergraduate Science Collaborative Institute (DUSCI) is scheduled for April 11, 2024.

The Conference will feature student oral presentations and poster presentations on current research projects by students and faculty. Poster presentations will take place in the conference rooms across from Parents Hall, and oral presentations will take place in Parents Hall South. Following the presentations, awards will be given to the top presenters. All participants and attendees will be eligible to win door prizes!  Big prizes!

The following Departments and Programs will participate in this event:

  • Bio Chemistry, Cell, Molecular Biology (BCMB)
  • Biology
  • Chemistry
  • Data Analytics
  • Environmental Science and Sustainability
  • Health Sciences
  • Kinesiology
  • Mathematics and Computer Science
  • Neuroscience
  • Pharmaceutical Science
  • Physics
  • Psychology
  • School of Education
  • Zoo & Conservation Science


If you have questions reach out to Alice Fynaardt at alice.fynaardt@drake.edu

DUCURS 2024 - Thursday, April 11, 2024
Abstract Deadline: Friday, April 5, 2024

Abstract body limit: 250 words

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