Events and Workshops










U.S. Navy (NAVSEA) Live Stream
SBIR-STTR Topics Workshop

innovateunoIn conjunction with the MIST Program and the University of New Orleans

Wednesday, December 5, 2017
Location: Liberal Arts Building, Room 236
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innovateunoInnovateUNO combines Research and Scholarly Activity Day with InnovateUNO, which was traditionally for undergraduates. This expanded version of InnovateUNO is open to all students and all employees of the university as an opportunity to highlight UNO research, scholarly work, and creativity.

Faculty are asked to encourage students to participate in and attend the event. Group projects will be accepted if faculty include the event in their curriculum.

Deadline to register:
Friday, September 15,2017
Location: 4th floor of the Library
Dates of event: Wednesday, November 1 and Thursday, November, 2, 2017

Internal Grant Programs Review Workshop

ORSP will review the internal grant programs and the Creativity, Research & Scholarship Awards.

October 4, 2017
Time: 10:00 to 11:00 am
Location: University Center, Room 204, Barataria Room


AstroCampJoin us at UNO for Astro Camp®! The Astro Camp® Program is part of NASA's Out of School-time Learning (NOSL) network designed to engage students in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM) using space-themed activities. The camp is open to students entering 5th - 7th grade in Fall 2017.  It will be held at the University of New Orleans in the Bicentennial Education Center from 8:00am to 3:30pm on July 24—July 28, 2017.  Click here for more information or email for further questions.

Registration will be open from June 19, 2017 (starting at 12pm) – July 17, 2017. Space is limited to 35 campers. Registration will be accepted on a first come basis and a waiting list started once camp capacity is reached.

Inaugural Research & Scholarly Activity Day

Friday, April 7, 2017
From 9:00 am to 3:00 pm
Location: the newly renovated 4th floor of the Library
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Event Schedule,
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InnovateUNO 2017

Friday, February 17, 2017
From 3:00 pm to 5:00 pm
In the University Center Ballroom
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Researchers Reception and Award Ceremony

Wednesday, November 30, 2016
3:00 pm
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Get to Know UNO

Saturday, November 19, 2016
10:00 am
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Job Fair

Thursday, November 3, 2016
9:00 am
University Center Room 208

Journey to Mars

September 22-24, 2016
University Center
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Faculty Orientation

Monday, August 15, 2016 
9:00 am
Administration Building Room 101

Privateer Plunge

August 31, 2016
University Center Room 208
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Workshop on Hiring and Rehiring Process

follow-up meeting with representatives from HR, Academic Affairs, and possibly Payroll to discuss the hire and rehire process of faculty and staff.  Attend the meeting to get a refresher before the start of the semester or to have some questions answered.

July 27, 2017
10:00 am - 11:00 am
Library, Room 407

Workshop on Student Workers and Graduate Assistants

The Graduate School and Financial Aid will co-host a workshop with ORSP to discuss recent changes regarding the employment of student workers and graduate assistants. 

June 14, 2017
10:00 am - 11:00 am
Library, Room 407

Board of Regents will host a Regional Informational Session

The Board of Regents will host a Regional Informational Session at Southern University in New Orleans, located at the South end of the Campus, last building at 6400 Press Drive adjacent to Pontchartrain Park for all New Orleans Area Campuses.

The focus will be on Restructuring of the Louisiana Board of Regents Support Fund and implications for funding opportunities in future cycles as well as the landscape of federal funding for research and higher education.” 

May 8, 2017
10:30 am
Conference Center

PeopleSoft Financials - Excel and nVision

This workshop is designed for users who are currently working with nVision and who are familiar with basic Excel functions.  Participants will gain the skills and knowledge necessary to organize the nVision data for presentation purposes using advanced Excel functions.  Demonstrated Excel features will include Pivot Tables. 

April 26, 2017
2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
FSRC Lab in CC 101-F

Internal Grant Program

Internal Grant Program This workshop will provide a high level review of the routing form and ORSP budget. The internal grant program is modeled on Board of Regents grants.

March 22, 2017
1:00 pm
University Center Room 206 (Vermilion Room)

March 28, 2017
10:00 am
Education Building, Room 202

Termination Procedures

Guest speakers from Human Resources, Graduate School and the Office of International Students and Scholars will discuss the procedures when faculty, staff and students leave the university.

February 14, 2017
Milneburg Hall Room 167

Graduate Student Services

Co-hosted with the Graduate School. Discuss the role ORSP plays with external funds, who can be a Principal Investigator and research opportunities for graduate assistants.

November 18, 2016
10:00 am
Building and Room TBA


PeopleSoft An overview of PeopleSoft tools that can assist business managers and the manuals in the ORSP Toolbox

November 16, 2016

Engineering Building Room 320

Budget Adjustments

Review the electronic budget adjustment form, learn how to calculate fringe benefits and when to adjust indirect costs.

Wednesday, October 27, 2016
2:00 pm
Math Building Room 219

Funding Databases

Learn how to set up a PI profile, search for funding opportunities, and have opportunities automatically emailed to you.

September 27, 2016

Science Building Room 2062

Board of Regents Proposals

Overview of the upcoming Board of Regents proposal deadlines, and the Board of Regents specific ORSP budget template.

August 24, 2016

Education Building Room 206

NSF Grad Fellow Webinar

The NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program recognizes and supports outstanding graduate students in NSF-supported science, technology, engineering, and mathematics disciplines.

August 29, 2016

Administration Building Room 101

BoR Proposals 

September 14, 2016
12:30 pm
LAEDHD Main Office

Information Technology at UNO

A guest speaker from IT will review some of the changes to IT support including One Drive.

July 20, 2016
Milneburg Hall Room 265