Celebrating SUNY's World-Class Research

With more than $1.7 Billion in total annual research expenditure, research at SUNY is making an impact in New York State and across the globe. Throughout the month of April, the SUNY system is celebrating the many aspects of excellent research taking place at all of our colleges and univerisities.

- April 6 -

SUNY Oswego

Quest: A daylong showcase of scholarly and creative activity. Hundreds of students, faculty and staff members share their research and creative endeavors in presentations, poster sessions, performances and more.

- April 6 -

SUNY Downstate Health Sciences University

The Annual Research Colloquium and Research Day: The School of Graduate Studies’ Annual Research Colloquium and Research Day includes an Annual Graduate Day Lecture by Nobel prize winner Harold Varmus, celebratory poster sessions and competitive travel awards.

- April 6 -

Upstate Medical University

Charles R. Ross Memorial Student Research Day: The annual event highlights student research from all four colleges at Upstate: Graduate Studies, Health Professions, Medicine and Nursing. This Upstate tradition has developed into a well-respected event that includes a keynote presentation, four student talks, and an early evening poster session and reception.

- April 13 -

College at Brockport

Scholars Day: Classes are cancelled so that hundreds of students and faculty can present their research at various sessions throughout the day.

- April 14-15 -

SUNY Oneonta

Student Research & Creative Activity Showcase (SRCA): The annual SRCA showcase of student research and creative work provides the opportunity for students to take part in supportive, academic conference-style presentation sessions. SRCA is also an important way for the entire campus community to learn about our students’ research projects and scholarly/creative work.

- April 17 -

Old Westbury

The 10th Annual Student Research Day - “Movement & Motion”: This year, the keynote speaker, Dr. Sylvester James Gates Jr. Gates is a noted theoretical physicist working on superstring theory, supersymmetry and supergravity. Students showcase their research results and creativity through oral, poster, media and art presentations or exhibits. More than 100 students participate in Student Research Day each year.

- April 18 -

SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry (ESF)

Spotlight on Student Research: 9th Annual ESF Environmental Studies Seniors Showcase with research-style poster presentations of senior synthesis projects by Environmental Studies majors graduating in May or December 2022

- April 21 -

SUNY Geneseo

Annual Student Research Event: GREAT DAY (Geneseo Recognizing Excellence, Achievement, and Talent day): GREAT Day is a campus-wide, day-long event (there are no classes scheduled on GREAT Day). Additional information can be found on the GREAT Day website.

- April 22 -

University at Albany

Annual Undergraduate Research Conference: An event to highlight the research and creative work of undergraduates at UAlbany. from 3-7pm in the Lecture Center Concourse (and classrooms), on the uptown campus.

- April 23 -


SUNY Undergraduate Research Conference (SURC) logo
The SUNY Undergraduate Research Conference is a multidisciplinary spring semester event that all undergraduate students engaged in research and their mentors across SUNY and CUNY are invited to attend.
Buffalo State College

- April 26-29 -

Binghamton University

Annual Research Days Celebrations: April 18-20, 2018 2nd-Annual Art of Science competition. A campus-wide student poster session on the Friday each year. Lots of departmental talks/lectures. Breakfast or lunch where students can meet grad students and faculty in their field of study to ask about careers.
research.binghamton.edu/events/ researchdays/submittedevents.php

- April 28 -

SUNY Canton

Scholarly Activities Celebration: Highlights and demonstrations of the wonderful research and scholarship conducted at SUNY Canton, shown through posters, multimedia, three-dimensional displays, student films, and/or musical and literary performances.

- April 27 -

University at Buffalo

Celebration of Student Academic Excellence: The UB community gathers to recognize and celebrate the outstanding academic contributions of students, faculty, and research mentors. The event features presentations from students participating in research and creative works followed by a formal recognition ceremony with President Tripathi honoring select individuals for their contributions to research and academic excellence.

- April 29 -

SUNY Cortland

Transformations: A Student Research and Creativity Conference: Transformations is a day designed to demonstrate, highlight, promote and encourage scholarship among SUNY Cortland students and their faculty mentors.
cortland.edu/academics/undergraduate/ research/undergraduate-research-meetings.dot

- May 3 -

Stony Brook University

Undergraduate Research & Creative Activities (URECA) Symposium: A showcase of undergraduate research, this event provides a way for faculty and students to see what's going on in their own and other departments.
stonybrook.edu/commcms/ureca/ celebration/index.php

- May 6 -

SUNY New Paltz

Student Research Symposium: Presentations inclusive of all disciplines and forms, such as critical reviews, laboratory projects, field studies, or creative works, allows students to share their scholarly pursuits with a broad audience.