01/30/20 - Creating Undergraduate Research Partnerships

Creating Undergraduate Research Partnerships
01/30/2020, 12:00 PM - 01:00 PM
January 30
2020/01/30 12:00
Thursday, January 30, 2020
12:00 PM
01:00 PM
Headshot of Lindsay Currie smiling at the camera

Council for Undergraduate Research Executive Director ,Lindsay Currie, will talk on the value of Undergraduate Research Partnerships.

CUR Executive Officer Lindsay Currie has more than a decade of experience in nonprofit management and community engagement, focusing on empowering communities. She previously served as director of stakeholder engagement for the Regulatory Affairs Professionals Society in Rockville, MD (2015–summer 2019), and as CUR’s director of communications and membership (2010–2015), building membership and volunteer service significantly in both positions. She is a frequent speaker on strategies for increasing involvement by members in nonprofit organizations. Her advocacy experience includes a past position as a legislative aide to New Jersey State Assemblymen Michael J. Panter (D, 12th District) and Robert L. Morgan (D, 12th District).

Currie earned a BA in history and political science summa cum laude from Monmouth University, a master’s certificate in public relations from Monmouth University, and an MA in women and gender studies from Rutgers University. She also holds a certified association executive credential from ASAE: The Center for Association Leadership. Her honors include the 2019 Changemaker Award from MeetingsNet that recognizes unique contributions to the meetings industry and the selection by Association Trends magazine as one of its 2019 Young & Aspiring Professionals.

Lunch will be served.

Please RSVP to rourke@oakland.edu by January 23, 2020.


Oak View Hall

Laidlaw Room

509 Meadow Brook Road

Rochester , MI 48309-4452

Contact Information
Sheri Rourke