Undergrad Research Symposium Info Sessions and Abstract Writing Workshop

The Annual Undergraduate Research Symposium is a chance for undergraduates to present what they have learned through their research experiences to a larger audience. The deadline to apply for the May 20 Symposium is February 25. Remember that you can also present at the June 3rd Geography research symposium.

The Annual Undergraduate Research Symposium is a chance for undergraduates to present what they have learned through their research experiences to a larger audience. The Symposium also provides a forum for students, faculty, and the community to discuss cutting edge research topics and to examine the connection between research and education. The Symposium includes poster and presentation sessions by students from all academic disciplines and all three UW campuses, plus invited guests. Open to the public!
Application now available at: http://www.washington.edu/research/urp/symp/index.html.

You may begin your application now and visit the MySymposium link (http://www.washington.edu/research/urp/symp/) throughout your Symposium experience for additional information, workshops, practice sessions, and application status. See information on workshops below:

To prepare for applying, consider attending one of the below information sessions and or abstract writing workshops:

Symposium Information Sessions

  • Tuesday, February 1 at 3:30 pm in 120 MGH conference room
  • Wednesday, February 2 at 11:20 am in 120 MGH conference room

MORE INFORMATION: Discusses topics such as the Symposium Day schedule and the difference between poster and oral presentation sessions, connects you with additional resources to assist you through your application and presentation preparation process, and answers any questions you might have.

Abstract Writing Workshops

  • Thursday, February 3 at 12:00 pm in 120 MGH conference room
  • Tuesday, February 8, at 4:00 pm in 120 MGH conference room
  • Wednesday, February 9 at 1:30 pm in 120 MGH conference room
  • Tuesday, February 15 at 11:00 am in 120 MGH conference room

MORE INFORMATION: The abstract writing workshop includes information on what exactly is an abstract, how to write one, and what information to include. If you already have a draft, you may also bring this to the session for feedback.

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