Students

URSP Student and OSCAR Fellow Jessica Magnotti shares her research at the Celebration of Student Scholarship in May 2013
URSP Student and OSCAR Fellow Jessica Magnotti shares her research at the Celebration of Student Scholarship, May 2013

The Office of Student Scholarship, Creative Activities, and Research (OSCAR) is the home of Students as Scholars, and is located in Johnson Center, room 246. 
 
The Mason Graduate is an engaged citizen, a well-rounded scholar, and is prepared to act. Participating in undergraduate research and creative activities prepares you for the world in all these areas. 


OSCAR supports students by:

  • helping them find a project and mentor
  • funding undergraduate research and creative projects
  • providing student travel grants
  • supporting interdisciplinary courses
  • hosting the Celebration of Scholarship
  • sharing information about undergraduate research opportunities

We regularly post news, updates, pictures, and information about off-campus opportunities on Facebook and Twitter. Follow us!
"Regardless of what you end up finding
out, there is so much that you learn from
just trying to do research." - Daniel Bond URSP Awardee, Spring 2012

Events

November 17

OSCAR Weekly Office Hours


Johnson Center room 246

November 25

S-CAR: Annual Undergraduate Research Conference

10:30 AM
George's in Johnson Center

November 25

Fall 2014 Undergraduate Research Conference

10:00 AM
JC George's (3rd floor)

December 04

Crim 495: Capstone in Criminal Justice Undergraduate Presentations

5:55 PM
Innovation Hall 132 & Mason Hall D005

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News

OSCAR November 2014 faculty newsletter

OSCAR November 2014 faculty newsletter

Wednesday, October 29, 2014

We're mid-way through the semester, and we just wanted to share a few OSCAR/Students as Scholars news items with you. Please also join us in welcoming two new(ish) members of the OSCAR Team!  

CFA Presents Dido, Queen of Carthage, directed by URSP student Rebecca Wahls

CFA Presents Dido, Queen of Carthage, directed by URSP student Rebecca Wahls

Wednesday, November 5, 2014

"I want to be a theatrical director. A strange career goal, perhaps, but one that I am honestly passionate about." Read the story of current URSP student Rebecca Wahls, whose URSP project, Dido, Queen of Carthage, is being presented at the Center for the Arts on Nov 19-23.

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