Student explaining research poster at research conference

Multidisciplinary Undergraduate Research Conference

March 16, 2019 8:00 AM to 6:30 PM at the Education Centre at Ponderosa Commons (Oak House)

What is MURC?

MURC is a conference for UBC undergraduate students to showcase their research in front of their fellow UBC students, family, and friends. Researchers may choose one of two formats to showcase their research: presentation or poster.

Who presents at MURC?

Any UBC undergraduate student who is participating in, or has completed, their own Faculty-supervised research project can apply to present at MURC. All Faculties and Schools are welcome. For more information, please visit the Present at MURC page.

MURC 2019 Schedule

Time Activity Location
8:00am - 8:45am Registration for All Presenters and Attendees Ponderosa Commons: Oak House
9:00am - 9:45am Opening Remarks & Keynote by Dr. Benjamin Cheung

Centre for Interactive Research on Sustainability (CIRS): Room 1250

10:00am - 11:10am Wave 1 - Oral & Poster Presentations Ponderosa Commons: Oak House
11:20am - 12:30pm Wave 2 - Oral & Poster Presentations Ponderosa Commons: Oak House
12:30pm - 2:00pm Lunch Break & Graduate Student Panels Ponderosa Commons: Oak House
2:00pm - 3:10pm Wave 3 - Oral & Poster Presentations Ponderosa Commons: Oak House
3:10pm - 3:20pm Break Ponderosa Commons: Oak House
3:20pm - 4:30pm Wave 4 - Oral & Poster Presentations Ponderosa Commons: Oak House
4:30pm - 5:30pm Break and Photobooth Ponderosa Commons: Oak House
5:30pm - 6:30pm Awards Reception Ponderosa Commons: Oak House - Ballroom

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