Each spring the College of Humanities and Social Sciences hosts an Undergraduate Research Symposium. The symposium is a forum for undergraduate students to showcase their scholarship and creative activity.
Students present posters or give oral presentations and faculty panels select award winners in a number of categories.
12:00 - 3:00 p.m. - Johnson Center, Gold Room
12:00 - 1:30 p.m. - Johnson Center, Dewberry Hall
2:00 - 3:30 p.m. - Johnson Center, Dewberry Hall
3:45 p.m. - Johnson Center, Dewberry Hall
Posters are 36” tall by 48” wide. Students must plan to be present at the Undergraduate Research Symposium to discuss their research and answer questions.
The College will print all student posters that are received by 8:00 a.m., Friday, April 17th. Poster files should be sent to Vita Vock (pdf format preferred).
Friday, March 27th 10:00 a.m.- 11:30 a.m., Merten Hall, Room 1204
Monday, April 6th 5:00 p.m. - 6:30 p.m., Johnson Center, Room D (Third Floor)
Wednesday, April 8th 1:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m., Merten Hall, Room 1202
Thursday, April 16th 11:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m., Johnson Center, Room F (Third Floord)
Questions regarding the workshops can be sent to OSCAR@gmu.edu.
Additional information about creating professional poster presentations is available on the OSCAR website.
Oral presentations are 10 to 15 minutes plus time for questions.
Questions about the symposium or application process can be directed to Dr. Vita Vock, Senior Assistant Dean for Undergraduate Academic Affairs.