Senior Research Conference

        Senior Research Conference

        Wednesday, April 26, 2017

        5:30-7:30 pm

        Location:  Hyland Hall

        • Showcase Senior Research -- a forum for sharing historical or related humanities and social science research
        • Promote Historical Conversation -- a venue for researchers to receive constructive feedback on their project.
        • Build a Research Community – a way for History and related majors to learn from each other; and especially to get a better understanding of the research process and how to prepare for your own senior research project.
        CONFERENCE FORMAT:
        • Concurrent Sessions (multiple panels will take place at the same time).
        • Panels of three presenters (senior seminar & undergraduate research students).
        • Presentation should be limited to 12-15 minutes each; addressing – your research topic and question, research process, research sources, thesis, samples of supporting evidence, research triumphs & tribulations.
        • Panel Chair-Commenter (faculty member) will introduce each presenter and lead post-presentation Q & A
        ELIGIBILITY:
        • Students currently enrolled in Senior Seminar or a faculty-mentored undergraduate research project.
        BENEFITS FOR PRESENTERS:
        • Great Resume Builder.
        • Opportunity to share your excitement, expertise, and research findings with other undergraduate researchers and history enthusiasts.
        • Gain feedback that will help you improve your final research paper.
        SUBMISSION GUIDELINES:
        • Complete and submit the Conference Proposal Form below. DUE BY: April 3, 2017
        Click here for the Conference Proposal Form
        Click here for the Conference Program, Panel Assignments, and Locations (TBD as conference gets closer)

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