The RISE program currently has three separate seminar activities taking place.
- Undergraduate - MARC-U*STAR, RISE, WSRTP, and Rising Researchers all attend. PhD attendance is optional. Four seminars, followed by lunch with the speaker, are held each semester.
- PhD Seminar Speaker Meetings - On undergraduate seminar days, the RISE PhD trainees meet with the speaker independently and discuss career paths, etc.
- PhD Professional Development Seminar - Twice per semester, the program hosts a campus-wide Professional Development talk for all PhD students.