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Due to overwhelming interest for the RAFTs on Wednesday, October 23, OSR is holding an additional session to cover the same topic/discussion on Tuesday, October 29.

What are RAFTs?

OSR RAFTs (Research Administration Forum and Training sessions) provide in-person training and networking opportunities for the campus research community. The goal is to provide in-person training and discussions on relevant topics in research administration and sponsored projects management.

RAFTs will occur on a triannual basis, are open to all, and while registrations are not required for attendance, RSVP’s will be requested in order to ensure rooms with the appropriate capacity are reserved.

Inaugural Fall Session: two offered on same topic discussion

  • 1st Session: Wednesday, October 23 | 3:15 – 4:30 PM | Bioinformatics 1131
  • 2nd Session: Tuesday, October 29 | 10:30 – 11:45 AM | Toy Lounge, Dey Hall
  • Foreign Influence and addressing frequently asked questions
  • Understanding Accounts Receivable (AR) with contracts and grants

Stay Informed on RAFTs and Other OSR Training

As RAFTs become available, communications will be sent to the OSR Mailing List ( with session details and an RSVP link. Subscribe to the OSR Mailing List by clicking here. Please also find updated RAFTs and other training opportunities on the OSR Training webpage.

Now Available: Second Session

Tuesday, October 29 | 10:30 – 11:45 AM

Toy Lounge, Dey Hall



First Session of OSR RAFTs

Wednesday, October 23, 2019 | 3:15 – 4:30 PM

Bioinformatics Auditorium 1131

RSVP Closed


If you have questions, suggestions for topics, and/or are interested in partnering with OSR in presenting at a RAFTs, please reach out to

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