The CSU Social Science Research and Instructional Council (SSRIC) will hold its annual Student Research Conference at Cal State Fullerton on May 8. Students writing manuscripts in the social sciences are encouraged to apply. A special one-time-only feature of this year’s conference will be the awarding of $5,000 for the best paper presented in each of three categories (undergraduate, graduate, and quantitative) for a total of $15,000. Other papers presented will receive awards of up to $100 each. For more information about this year’s conference, visit www.ssric.org/participate/src.