These workshops are designed to help undergraduate students of all levels become more effective researchers. Our offerings include: Becoming a Researcher, Conducting Ethical Research, Managing Citations and Bibliographies, and Writing Successful Abstracts and Artist Statements. Students who attend any four workshops this academic year will receive an Advanced Research Skills Certification!
SciArts @ Science Café. Join us for an engaging conversation between a scientist and artist on the intersections of their fields. The LSU Science Cafés are events sponsored by the LSU Office of Research &... Read More
Advanced Research Skills Workshop: Citing Not Cheating Dates: Sep. 28, 2:00 – 3:00 p.m. Questioning if you’re cheating? This how-to workshop will discuss the importance of conducting ethical research by teaching tangible skills to avoid... Read More
The 8th annual LSU Undergraduate Research Conference (URC), “Excite/Explore/Experiment” will be held on Friday, October 14, 2016 in the Louisiana State University Energy, Coast, & Environment Building. The abstract submission deadline is September 30, 2016.... Read More
Landscape Architect Jerry van Eyck, founding principal of !melk, will lecture at the Robert Reich School of Landscape Architecture at 5 p.m. on Monday, October 17, 2016, in the LSU Design Building Auditorium (room 103). This lecture... Read More
Advanced Research Skills Workshop: Organizing Citations; Creating Bibliographies Date: Oct. 19, 5:00 – 6:00 p.m. Interested in how to more easily manage citations and create your bibliography? This workshop is for you! In it you will... Read More
Alex Camprubi, design director of PuBang Design Institute, will lecture at the LSU Robert Reich School of Landscape Architecture at 5 p.m. on Wednesday, October 19, 2016, in the LSU Design Building Auditorium (room 103).... Read More
Speaker: Kathleen Searles, LSU Manship School of Mass Communication Topic: Don’t Hate the Ad, Hate the Game: Re-thinking Negative Campaign Ads People often express distaste for negative campaign advertisements, though research demonstrates again and again... Read More
Meet Davis Cowles, a 2016 Discover Scholar Awardee.
Davis Cowles is an Honors College Senior with a major in Coastal Environmental Sciences and a minor in Spanish. Watch this short video to learn more about his research.
Finding a Mentor
LSU Discover launched our Mentor & Research Opportunity Database.
The 4th annual edition of the undergraduate research and creative endeavors showcase will take place on April 4, 2017. Online applications are open now until February 20, 2017.
Applications are open to LSU students from all disciplines and colleges at LSU. Additionally, LSU Discover is pleased to announce that Discover Day 2017 will be open to undergraduate students from all post-secondary institutions in Louisiana!