Advance has established the Student Center for Research, Creativity & Scholarship (SCRCS).
The initial mission of SCRCS is to implement, administer and assess Advance: Student Research Experiences. The center will become a centralized source of information on student research, creativity and scholarship at UL, Lafayette.
The center supports Advance activities:
- Teach and inform student of the research experiences that are available in the various disciplines on campus.
- Connect and guild students as they seek resources that will allow them to acquire and demonstrate knowledge, skills and abilities for completing Student Research Experiences (SRE)
- Assist and support students while they complete Student Research Experiences
- Assist and support students in articulating the results of their SRE in written and oral delivery modes, encouraging them to present and publish their work
- Increase the number of students completing SRE’s
- Support the development of a campus culture that rewards and values participation in high-impact research, scholarship and creative activities