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Research Week and the Exhibition of Undergraduate Research and Creative Achievement (EURēCA)

Research Week LogoEach spring, Research Week puts the spotlight on undergraduate researchers, scholars, artists and performers with a concert, an honors symposium, an art competition and a student paper competition. The week culminates with the Exhibition of Undergraduate Research and Creative Achievement (EURēCA), a showcase of research and creative activities by currently enrolled undergraduates in collaboration with a UT Knoxville faculty mentor. This annual competition encourages, supports and rewards undergraduate participation in the campus research enterprise by awarding monetary prizes for exemplary projects and performances.

Posters at the Capitol

Posters at the CapitolUndergraduate researchers from across the state of Tennessee convene at the State Capitol every February to share their projects with state legislators. Each year, some of the best students from UT Knoxville are chosen to represent the university in Nashville and display their posters in the Legislative Plaza. Take a look at the most recent Posters at the Capitol.


Posters on the Hill

CapitolSponsored by the Council on Undergraduate Research, Posters on the Hill is a nationally competitive poster competition selecting 60 students from around the U.S. to present research posters in the spring of each year. For more information visit the Posters on the Hill page.

Pursuit: The Journal of Undergraduate Research at the University of Tennessee

Pursuit LogoPursuit is the first scholarly journal at UT Knoxville managed and edited by undergraduates and devoted specifically to their research achievements. The journal publishes on a biannual schedule in spring and fall semesters. The inaugural issue debuted during Research Week 2010. Visit the Pursuit web site to find out about submitting articles or becoming a member of the editorial review board.

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