RACA-CON

THE COLLEGE OF CREATIVE STUDIES RESEARCH AND CREATIVE ACTIVITY CONFERENCE (RACA-CON)

A Conference for the Humanities and the Sciences

WHAT: CCS RACA-CON is designed to bring together all CCS students, faculty and alumni to learn about the amazing work being conducted by students across the disciplines. RACA-CON will include keynote guest speakers and a series of short talks by CCS students in interdisciplinary sections. Poster presentations, displays and readings of original works, and music performances will round out the program. The recipients of CCS Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowships (SURF) are required to participate, but all students engaged in create activities or research (from any of the eight CCS majors - Art, Biology, Chemistry and Biochemistry, Computing, Mathematics, Music Composition, Physics, and Writing & Literature) are invited and encouraged to participate and/or attend.

WHEN: CCS RACA-CON will take place on Saturday, November 4, 2017 and will be held at the Loma Pelona Center on the UCSB campus. It will coincide with the beginning of CCS Science week and UCSB Parents’ Weekend.

HOW TO APPLY: Applicants must submit a completed application to the CCS RACA-CON Committee via Will Proctor, CCS room 104. The priority deadline for submission is August 4, 2017. All applications submitted before the priority deadline will be given preference. The final submission deadline is October 4, 2017. No submissions will be considered after the final deadline. The application can be found here.

Please note: ALL 2017 SURF recipients are required to present a poster. SURF recipients can request to give a talk as well.