Research Week 2021

This year’s Research Week has been reformatted to better fit a virtual environment with all of the same recognition, opportunities, and events as past Research Weeks. View the full schedule of events below, and sign up to receive notifications of the events you’re most interested in.

Tuesday, March 30, 2021
3-4:30 p.m. | Via Zoom

This year, the Office of the Provost and Office of Research introduce the USU Faculty Awards Program. This event will recognize university-level faculty awards such as the Cazier Lifetime Achievement Award and D. Wynne Thorne Career Research Award.

Faculty Mentor Appreciation

Monday, April 12, 2021

Faculty mentors are the backbone of USU’s undergraduate research efforts; they will be recognized and thanked in various ways throughout the week.

Tuesday, April 13, 2021

In partnership with the Merrill-Cazier Library, all faculty members who have authored new books in the past year will be recognized in a digital magazine that will be shared through social media and promoted in other online spotlights.


Wednesday and Thursday, April 14-15, 2021
All day | Via Symposium online platform

Student Research Symposium (SRS) is the largest showcase of student research at Utah State University. Over a two day period, undergraduate and graduate students across all eight colleges share their research through short videos, posters, visual arts exhibitions, and performances.

Friday, April 16, 2021
11:30 am – 1:00 pm | Via Zoom

The Student Awards Ceremony recognizes and celebrates the research accomplishments of our outstanding doctoral, master’s, and undergraduate researchers each year.