COSS Mission

The Celebration of Student Scholarship (COSS) is a full-day research symposium that includes posters, talks, and art exhibitions by Concordia students who, under the guidance of a faculty mentor, have engaged in research or scholarship on campus or through extramural opportunities.

COSS provides undergraduate students from all disciplines and levels of experience the opportunity to present high-quality research, scholarship, and creative works in a public venue; to connect with alumni; and to explore the intersections of research, vocation, and career preparedness. 

COSS invites the campus and broader community to engage with student presenters as they showcase their achievements through a variety of scholarly projects. 

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COSS is sponsored by the Office of Undergraduate Research, Scholarship, and Creative Activity

Research Opportunities

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Fascinated by Physics

Alex Brueske ’20 fosters his love for physics through undergrad research opportunities.

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From Vietnam to California Chemistry Labs

Vy Tat ’21 conducted research with Dr. Jahan Dawlaty ’01 at the University of Southern California and presented her work at an undergraduate research conference.

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Dr. Krys Strand

Associate Professor, Biology; Program Director, Neuroscience; Director of National Fellowships and Undergraduate Research, Scholarship, and Creative Activity Biology, Neuroscience