April 2, 2019
Purdue Undergraduate Research Conference to begin Thursday
The 2019 Purdue Undergraduate Research Conference begins Thursday (April 4). This year's conference will include oral presentations from 1 to 4 p.m. in Stewart Center, Room 214, on Thursday and a poster symposium with sessions from 9 to 11:30 a.m. and 1 to 3:30 p.m. on April 9 in Purdue Memorial Union's North and South Ballrooms.
The conference will showcase the research of over 700 undergraduate students representing all undergraduate colleges and schools. The conference is free and open to the public with refreshments available throughout the days for attendees and participants. The schedule of oral presenters and posters can be found on the conference website.
Judges will evaluate the oral presentations and posters to determine the top presenters. In addition, Purdue University Libraries and School of Information Studies and Purdue Archives and Special Collections will award prizes for the best presentations and posters for projects that are interdisciplinary and use archival sources, respectively. Additionally, Purdue Libraries will recognize the best abstracts in five thematic categories. Finally, the Honors College will present awards for the top overall oral presentations.
The conference is sponsored by the College of Agriculture, the College of Education, the College of Engineering, the College of Health and Human Sciences, the College of Liberal Arts, the College of Pharmacy, the College of Science, the Honors College, the Krannert School of Management, the Office of Undergraduate Research, Purdue Archives and Special Collections, Purdue University Libraries and School of Information Studies, and the Purdue Polytechnic Institute.
For more information about the Undergraduate Research Conference or the Office of Undergraduate Research, visit www.purdue.edu/undergrad-research.