2021 Virtual Undergraduate Conference

Thursday, April 29, 2021
12:30-4:30pm

One of the hallmarks of the Spring semester at CSI has always been the Undergraduate Conference on Research, Scholarship, and Performance – traditionally, the Center for the Arts has been filled with the excitement of students and mentors sharing the extraordinary projects they have worked on together. While we cannot have an “in-person” conference in 2021, we’re delighted to let you know that the virtual conference will take place on Thursday, April 29, 2021.

Important Dates to Remember:
March 15, 2021 - Application/Abstract Submission Deadline
April 19, 2021 - Final Poster Submission Deadline

Workshops and Assistance:
March 11, 2021 / 2:30-4:30pm - Abstract Prep and Review: Drop-In Assistance
April 6, 2021 / 2:30-3:30pm – Creating an Effective Poster: Workshop
April 12, 2021 / 2:00-3:00pm – Poster Prep: Drop-In Assistance
April 15, 2021 / 2:30-3:30pm – Poster Prep: Drop-In Assistance


The upcoming annual conference on research, scholarship, and performance marks our twentieth year! This event highlights scholarly and creative projects by students majoring in all disciplines, showcasing academic excellence through student-faculty collaboration, offering a rewarding and educational experience for all.

The conference is open to the entire campus community and friends of the College. Students are especially encouraged to attend – this is a great opportunity to discover, cultivate and inspire new ideas and interests.

The major goals of the conference are:

  • Recognition of undergraduate research and creative work as highly valued teaching and learning experiences at the College.
  • Celebration of academic excellence.
  • Promotion of student-faculty collaboration and interaction in all aspects of teaching/learning.

Disclaimer and Affirmation

I understand that this event will be recorded. I hereby grant the College of Staten Island and The City University of New York (CUNY) permission to use my name, the name of the educational program in which I am enrolled, and my photograph, video or any recording of me taken on for any purpose that CUNY may deem appropriate, including without limitation educational uses, promotion and publicity of CUNY and its programs and activities, in perpetuity in in-house publications as well as in all other media, whether now known or later developed. I waive any right to inspect and approve such use. I agree to hold harmless CUNY from any liability that may arise from such use of my name, educational program and/or likeness.


If you are unable to provide consent and have questions or concerns, please contact email UGConference@csi.cuny.edu.