UW Undergrad Research Symposium – deadline 2/25, workshops now

Undergraduate Research Symposium, May 20, 2011
Deadline to apply: February 25, 2011
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:

Attend a Symposium Information Session
We will discuss topics such as the Symposium Day schedule, the difference between poster and oral presentation sessions, connect you with additional resources to assist you through your application and presentation preparation process, and answer any questions you might have.
Tuesday, February 1, 3:30-4:30pm, MGH 120 Conference Room
Wednesday, February 2, 11:30am-12:30pm, MGH 120 Conference Room

Sign Up for an Abstract Writing Workshop:
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.
Thursday, February 3, 12-1pm, MGH 120 Conference Room
Tuesday, February 8, 4-5pm, MGH 120 Conference Room
Wednesday, February 9, 1:30-2:30pm, MGH 120 Conference Room
Tuesday, February 15, 11am-12pm, MGH 120 Conference Room

Check back on your MySymposium link  or on our website for Spring Quarter schedules for . . .
Poster Design Workshops
Oral Presentation PowerPoint Workshops
Oral Presentation Practice Sessions