Student Research Opportunities Day

The CBUSU in partnership with the Office of Research and Graduate Studies presents Student Research Opportunities Day which takes place on Thursday, January 24 from 11am – 3pm. Come hear about all of the student research opportunities at Cape Breton University.

CBU departments and Research Centres & Institutes will have tables set up in the Verschuren Centre Atrium. Roundtable discussions and research talks will take place in CS-101. Food and prizes will be available! For more information contact

Roundtable Discussion I
11:30AM-12:15PM in CS-101
Facilitators: Dean Andy Parnaby, Catalina Belalcazar and Victoria Ivey

Canada Research Chair Presentation: “Student Research Positions: Earning Money, Building Resumes, Acquiring Skills, and Having Fun.” 
12:30PM-1:15PM in CS-101
CRC in Musical Traditions Dr. Heather Sparling

Roundtable Discussion II
1:30PM-2:15PM in CS-101
Facilitators: Dean Carolin Kreber, Katherine Woodford and Daniel Farrow

VC Atrium

  • CBU Schools & Departments (11-3)
  • Verschuren Centre for Sustainability in Energy and the Environment (11-2)
  • Centre for Sound Communities (1-3)
  • Bras d’Or Institute for Ecosystem Research (12-2)
  • Community Economic Development Institute (11-12)