Ms. Donna Jackson, Program Assistant to the Director for the Center for Undergraduate Research (CUR), assists with all matters involving the administration of the Center and the University Scholars Program (USP). Some of her responsibilities include processing travel stipends and scholarships for the student recipients of USP scholarships, and ensuring that recipients complete all requirements for the program. She maintains the calendar for the Center Director, processes payments, maintains the CUR budget and related fiscal matters, coordinates and arranges all travel, coordinates meetings and helps disseminate information about the Center and USP. She coordinates the annual Undergraduate Research Symposium, as well as any special events held by the Center for Undergraduate Research and the University Scholars Program. Donna assists with grant proposal submission including preparation of the budget and uploading information into the Institutions website. She also helps with fiscal matters for the McNair Program when needed.