Undergraduate Exhibition

Undergraduate Exhibition

Wednesday, April 25, 2018

The Undergraduate Exhibition is designed to highlight research, engaged scholarship, and creative activities of students. It showcases student presentations of in-depth, original, and scholarly work and research. Projects from all academic disciplines are welcome.

Date: April 25, 2018
Time: Presentations begin at 12:15 p.m.
Place: Student Union Building. Poster presentations will be in the Lodge and oral presentations will be in Room 16.
Awards ceremony: Room 16 approximately 15 minutes after the last oral presentation.

Information Literacy Award

Information literacy awards will be presented to the top presenters demonstrating an excellence in information literacy through either:

  • Bibliography or literature review contributing to research in any field including the sciences, engineering, social sciences, humanities, and arts
  • Use of manuscript, archival, or other primary resources to conduct original research

Judging is based on:

  • Information research process and strategies
  • Social, ethical, or economic considerations in accessing information
  • Relationship of the background information gathered to the project direction
  • Credit and proper citation for any quotes, tables, graphs, photographs, and other content used in the poster that are not the student's own work
  • Information on critical sources used, as space allows in the poster

If you are interested in being considered for this award, please mark the appropriate box on your registration form. Prizes awarded will be $150 for 1st place, $100 for 2nd place, and up to 5 $50 honorable mentions. Please see here for more information. 

Categories

For details on each of the exhibition categories and to register your project, click on the links below:

Deadline

All forms must be submitted by 5:00 p.m. Monday, March 26. Students should be aware that the deadline includes the faculty sponsorship form, which faculty cannot complete until the registration form is submitted. Waiting to submit the registration form until 5:00 p.m. Monday, March 26, will make it impossible for your faculty adviser to submit the sponsorship form on time and will disqualify your entry. 

For more information about the Undergraduate Exhibition, please contact Dr. Irene Wolf, committee chair and senior instructor in philosophy, 724-773-3843.

Committee Members

Dr. John Chapin
Professor of Communications

Dr. Zhongyuan Che
Associate Professor of Mathematics

Dr. Amy Camodeca
Assistant Professor of Psychology

Amy Deuink
Head Librarian

Linda Garlitz
Staff Assistant for Faculty

Dr. Talha Harcar
Professor of Marketing

Dr. Michael Hay
Associate Professor of Chemistry

Professor Carey McDougall
Director of Academic Affairs

Dr. Irene Wolf
Senior Instructor in Philosophy