For more information on any of these events, or to suggest additional workshop topics, contact Lynda Gonzales at

Fall 2017



Interdisciplinary teams of 10-25 students work together on day-long science projects proposed by UT faculty. 
More Information
Fall 2018 Science Sprints will be posted soon! 

CNS Abroad

A panel session and networking event, to learn about the resources and programs available for students!
Hear from CNS students who have gone abroad.
Speak with Study Abroad Advisors and CNS Faculty Program Leaders
Date: Wed, Sept 19, 2018
Time: 5-6:30pm
Location: tbd

Summer Opportunities Workshop

Get the latest information on how to find and apply for summer research and internship programs. Learn how to craft a successful application. Get tips on writing the personal statement. Talk to students who completed programs last summer. 
Date: tbd
Time: tbd
Location: tbd

Research Launch

The Research Launch Workshop will help CNS students find research opportunities in faculty labs on the UT campus! During the workshop, students will be guided in 1) Finding labs that are of interest; 2) Approaching a faculty mentor; 3) Exploring possible course credit options, and 4) Planning for faculty expectations.
Date: tbd
Time: tbd
Location: tbd

Spring 2018

MD/PhD Career Information Session

Considering an MD/PhD? Come to this information session where you'll hear presentations and a panel discussion with MD/PhD program directors and current students. RSVP to Suzette Nava at
Date: Thursday, April 11, 2019
Time: 7-9pm
7:00pm Pizza and networking
7:30-9:00pm Presentations and panel discussion
Location: tbd


Every Spring, the college celebrates its student-scientists at this one-day event. More than 250 students present posters describing their research.
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When: Friday, April 12, 2019
Time: tbd
Where: Texas Union Shirley Bird Perry Ballroom