Undergraduate Research Symposium

Each spring, the College of Humanities and Social Sciences hosts an Undergraduate Research Symposium, open to all undergraduates with a major in the College who want to showcase their research and creative activity.  Students working on research projects (course research or independent research) under the supervision of a Mason faculty member are eligible to participate.

This year's College of Humanities and Social Sciences Undergraduate Research Symposium will be held on Monday, April 30th, 2018 from 12 PM to 4:15 PM.  

Students may apply to present their work in the form of a poster or oral presentation. Faculty judges select award winners, and winners receive monetary awards in addition to formal recognition at a reception following the event.

All undergraduates with a major in the College of Humanities and Social Sciences are eligible to participate, however students should be working on supervised projects (course research or independent research, during the Fall 2017 and/or Spring 2018 terms). Research projects should be supervised by a Mason faculty member. 

Students may apply to present their work in the form of a poster or oral presentation. Faculty judges select award winners, and winners receive monetary awards in addition to formal recognition at a reception following the event.

Details for Undergraduate Research Symposium,  April 30, 2018:

Poster Formatting Workshops:

Research Poster Design  2100 Fenwick Library, SP@RC 

  • Monday, March 19th at 1:00pm
  • Monday, April 16th at 1:00pm
  • Monday, April 2nd at 1:00pm

For more poster printing advice and design templates, visit:   https://oscar.gmu.edu/students/with-a-poster/

To print your poster at no charge in the SP@RC Lab in Fenwick Library, schedule an appointment here: https://library.gmu.edu/sparc

Oral Presentation Skills Workshops:

Presentation Skills: Designing + Delivering Effective Briefings + Presentations   Fenwick Library, 3001- Seminar Room, Thursday, April 12th at 1:00pm

Presentation & Public Speaking Skills  Fenwick Libarary, 3001 - Seminar Room, Wednesday, April 18th at 1:00pm

 

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