COS Annual Research Symposium

The Walter Maxwell Gibson College of Science holds an annual Research Symposium each fall. This provides an opportunity to showcase student-faculty research in the college. In progress, as well as more complete, research presentations are invited. This is a stepping-stone opportunity to prepare for future presentations at such places as: Utah Conference on Undergraduate Research (UCUR), Utah Academy of Sciences, Arts & Letters, Festival of Excellence. Inter-departmental collaborative presentations are particularly encourages. Both poster and oral presentations are welcome.

When & Where:

  • Monday November TBA,  2020 in the Hunter Conference Center
  • Keynote Speaker: TBA
  • Poster Presentations: TBA
  • Oral Presentations: TBA

Abstract Deadline:

  • List the first author's last name in the email subject line and the word POSTER or ORAL, based on your preference
  • Abstract Template

Abstract Guidelines:

  • Abstracts must be submitted electronically in MS Word format & be 250 words or less
  • Also provide the following information on the Abstract:
    • Indicate on the abstract if this is a poster presentation or oral presentation
      • poster dimensions may be up to 40” tall and 60” wide
      • oral presentations are 15 minutes (2 minutes introduction & preparation, 10 minutes for presentation, 3 minutes for questions & answers)
    • Indicate the title of your presentation
    • Indicate the presenting author’s name, followed by collaborating authors’ names
    • Indicate the department of your major or research affiliation
    • Indicate the faculty mentor you have been working with on your research
    • Please use proper names and titles (not nicknames) and check spelling when submitting your abstract