Students: Attend the 2016 IUP Student Scholars Forums

Posted on 4/1/2016 11:58:46 AM

It’s one of the most exciting weeks of the academic year: the annual IUP Undergraduate and Graduate Scholars Forums at the HUB! The Undergraduate Scholars Forum (USF) will be held on Tuesday, April 5. The Graduate Scholars Forum (GSF) will be held on Wednesday, April 6.

Why Should You Attend These Forums?

  • See scholarly work in your discipline
  • Learn how to present your work at conferences
  • Experience a scholarly conference
  • Get ideas for the work you could do and present in the future
  • Talk to student presenters about their work and their experience
  • Satisfy a course requirement (attendance vouchers will be available)
  • Support your friends who are presenting
  • Chance to win a prize/award at the USF/GSF Awards Ceremony

Basic Schedule of Activities and Locations:

Undergraduate Scholars Forum – Tuesday, April 5

  • 7:00−8:00 a.m. — Registration, Poster Set-up (HUB Atrium and Ohio Room)
  • 8:00–9:20 a.m. — Oral Presentations: Concurrent Session A (HUB and Cogswell Hall)
  • 8:00−10:50 a.m. — Business Case Competition (HUB Allegheny Rooms 1 and 2)
  • 9:30–10:50 a.m. — Oral Presentations: Concurrent Session B (HUB and Cogswell Hall)
  • 10:00 a.m.−4:00 p.m. — Juried Undergraduate Art Exhibition (HUB Susquehanna Room)
  • 11:00 a.m.−12:20 p.m. — Oral Presentations: Concurrent Session C (HUB)
  • 12:30–1:45 p.m. — Poster Presentations: Presenters Available to Discuss Their Work (HUB Ohio Room)
  • 2:00–3:20 p.m. — Oral Presentations: Concurrent Session D (HUB)

Graduate Scholars Forum – Wednesday, April 6

  • 7:45–9:00 a.m. — Set-up and Registration (HUB)
  • 9:00 a.m.–12:00 p.m. — Poster Display and Judging: Presenters Available to Discuss Their Work (HUB Ohio Room)
  • 9:00–10:15 a.m. — Oral Presentations - Session A (HUB)
  • 10:00 a.m.−1:00 p.m. — Juried Graduate Art Exhibition (HUB Susquehanna Room)
  • 10:30–11:45 a.m. — Oral Presentations - Session B (HUB)

Graduate/Undergraduate Awards Ceremony and Inaugural Three-Minute Thesis Final Competition – Wednesday, April 6

  • 1:00–2:30 p.m. — HUB Ohio Room