Festival of Undergraduate Research and Creative Activities


FURCA - the annual, campus-wide celebration of undergraduate research, showcases the research and creative achievements of undergraduate students across all disciplines.

FURCA AWARDS Get Involved in Undergraduate Research

Thank you to everyone who participated in FURCA 2022, and congratulations to this year's award winners! Stay tuned for updates in Fall 2022 about FURCA 2023!

Day 1
Tuesday, March 8

Events include the opening ceremony, student presentations, and FURCA social & networking night.

Day 2
Wednesday, March 9

Events include student presentations from health sciences, natural sciences, and social sciences.

Day 3
Thursday, March 10

Events include student presentations and a special workshop on "Success, priorities, and wellness during turbulent times".

Friday, March 11 

Events include student presentations and the FURCA Awards Ceremony and Keynote!

Event Highlights

Thursday, March 10: Workshop: Success, priorities, and wellness during turbulent times

In this interactive online session, take time out to reflect—and learn how personalized values-based strategies can foster focus, success, and wellness across your work and life.

Friday, March 11: Workshop: Principles on Indigenous Engaged Research

We are pleased to partner with the Situated Knowledges: Indigenous People and Place (SKIPP) Signature Research Area to offer a workshop on Indigenous-Engaged Research.

Friday, March 11: FURCA Awards & Keynote

A culmination to FURCA 2022. Join us to celebrate another successful year of undergraduate research! Presenter and mentorship awards will be announced along with a keynote address from Dr. Kisha Supernant and words from the Students’ Union and the Vice President of Research and Innovation.