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Celebration of Research, Scholarship and Creative Activities

  • Wright State University 3640 Colonel Glenn Highway Fairborn, OH, 45324 United States

The seventh Celebration of Research, Scholarship and Creative Activities gives you and other undergraduate students from a wide array of disciplines the opportunity to showcase your academic endeavors. Exhibit your discoveries, advances, and scholarly explorations. Learn from others and share what you’ve learned to an eager audience. 

7:30 a.m. – registration opens | Skylight Lobby  Please be advised that only pre-registered presenting (orally or poster) students will receive a gift bag and lunch, only pre-registered faculty/staff will receive a tshirt and lunch

8:30-8:50 a.m. - Opening Remarks | Apollo Room

8:50-10 a.m. - College Undergraduate Plenary Speakers | Apollo Room Seven outstanding undergraduate students chosen by the deans of their colleges will have 10 minutes each to present a keynote address highlighting scholarship/research in their disciplines.

10:15-11:15 a.m. – Oral Presentations | Atlantis, Endeavour, Discovery, Explorer, Mariner, and Pioneer Rooms  Undergraduate and graduate students present their research at their scheduled time.  Each presentation is 10 minutes with 2 minutes of Q & A.

11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. - Industry Panel | Apollo Room Local industry representatives will discuss subjects of interest to students as they consider their future educational and employment options. Panel hosted by Andrea Kunk, , Wright State Alum and Chief Financial Officer, Peerless Technologies

12:30-1:30 p.m. - Lunch with Industry Representatives and Other Partners | Apollo Room Students are invited to join one of the sponsor tables for lunchtime conversation. Lunch will be provided to all pre registered participants with name tags.

1:00 - 1:45 p.m. - DATA BLITZ | Apollo Room Stage  25 students will get 1.5 minutes (NO POWERPOINTS or Overhead Slides) to tell the audience why they should take a closer look at the presenter's research during the poster session.

1:45 - 3:15 p.m. - Poster Session | Apollo Room