Walter Maxwell Gibson College of Science

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