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Research and Scholarship Days 2017

All students are invited to submit their abstract for the opportunity to present a research poster or oral presentation during Research and Scholarship Days 2017 on April 3 -7, 2017. Your work will be viewed by your student colleagues, faculty and staff - providing valuable experience and make you eligible for awards that will glow on your resume. 

For more information on the poster and presentation requirements, as well as other frequently asked questions, please visit the Research and Scholarship Days website.

Research and Scholarship Days 2017 - Schedule

Monday, April 3
10 AM – 12 PM – Student poster presentations on Main Street (Arts, Business and Communication Studies, Health, Community and Education, Open Studies, Aboriginal Education Program, and Undergraduate Entrance Option)
12 PM – 1 PM –  Keynote speaker (Announcement to come)
1:30 PM - 4:30 PM – Student oral presentations (Arts, Business and Communication Studies, Health, Community and Education, Science and Technology, Open Studies, Aboriginal Education Program, and Undergraduate Entrance Option)
Tuesday, April 4
10 AM – 12 PM – Student poster presentations on Main Street (Arts, Business and Communication Studies, Health, Community and Education, Open Studies, Aboriginal Education Program, and Undergraduate Entrance Option)
12 PM – 1:30 PM – Faculty Lightning Talks Luncheon. Everyone is welcome. Registration to open shortly.
1:30 PM - 4:30 PM – Student oral presentations (Arts, Business and Communication Studies, Health, Community and Education, Science and Technology, Open Studies, Aboriginal Education Program, and Undergraduate Entrance Option)
Wednesday, April 5
12 PM – 5 PM Psychology "Research 17" event in the Knuckle (EA 3001)
Thursday, April 6
10 AM – 2 PM Science and Technology Research Day (Lincoln Park)
Friday, April 7
12 PM – 1:30 PM – Faculty Lightning Talks Luncheon. Everyone is welcome. Registration to open shortly.
PM Research and Scholarship Days Awards Celebration (Lincoln Park)

Guide information

Version 2.0 - Compiler/Author - Cari Merkley - 2017

Version 1.0 - Compiler/Author - Zahra Premji - 2016

Need help preparing your poster or oral presentation?

We are happy to offer the following supports for students preparing for Research and Scholarship Days 2017.

Need help with poster design? Book an appointment with Cari in the Library or come to one of the following drop in sessions in the library 

  • Thursday, March 16 12:30-1 in Library
  • Friday, March 17 1:30-2 in Library
  • Monday, March 20 12:30-1 in Library
  • Tuesday, March 21 11-11:30 in Library
  • Wednesday, March 22 9-9:30 in Library

Student Counselling is also offering the following workshop:

Getting into the zone: Managing Presentation Anxiety
Getting ready for that end of term presentation? Are you preparing for Student Research and Scholarship Days? If so, do you want to:
-manage your nerves so you can get into the zone of performance?
-enjoy rather than dread the moment?

Attend this workshop to understand your anxiety and acquire practices that will allow you to maximize your performance. Don’t wait until the big day. 

Wednesday, March 22 or Thursday March 23, 2017 from 3 - 4:30 pm U216A. Call 403 440-6362 to register.

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