Spring Symposium & Awards Gala

An all-day event celebrating student research, design and creative activities!

April 25, 2024

FLC Student Union, Chem 130, Noble 130, Senate Chambers and the Theatre Mainstage


The Undergraduate Research Spring Symposium & Awards Gala provides students an opportunity to give oral and poster presentations about their scholarly work.  This event is happening on Thursday, April 25th this year.  The whole campus and wider community is invited to participate!  Join us throughout the day and come to the gala where we will watch two student TED-like talks, see the debut of this year's Scholars' Video, and recognize the 2024 UGR Scholar Award winners.

Below is the schedule:

  • 9:15 am to 9:45 am Kickoff in the CO Room w/breakfast
  • 9:45 am to 10:45 am Poster Session A, Student Union Ballroom
  • 11:00 am to Noon Oral Presentation Session 1, Noble130, Chem130, Vallecito, and/or Senate Chambers
  • 12:15 pm to 1:15 pm Poster Session B, Student Union Ballroom w/ lunch
  • 1:30 pm to 2:30 pm Oral Presentation Session 2, Noble130, Chem130, Vallecito, and/or Senate Chambers
  • 2:45 pm to 3:45 pm Oral Presentation Session 3, Noble130, Chem130, Vallecito, and/or Senate Chambers
  • 4:00 pm to 5:00 pm Gala: Student TED-like talks, Scholars Video & Awards, Mainstage of the FLC Theatre w/ drinks & appetizers at the end

The actual schedule of when students present and where will be posted here by Tuesday April 23.

Oral presentations: Each department can selected two students to give oral presentations; chairs, please let Christine know by Friday, April 12th.  Invited students will be asked to fill out an Oral Presentation Registration form. Talks last 10 minutes with 1-2 minutes for questions.

Poster registration:  Students who would like to present a poster, please submit the form below by Friday, April 19th. This will reserve an easel, poster board, and spot for you at the event. Note: you need to be logged into MS Office & FLC CAS to complete the submission.  Our office will let you know by Monday April 22nd which session you are in.  Visit our UGR Canvas for information on how to create & print a poster at FLC.


Contact us

Christine Smith, Undergraduate Research Coordinator

Phone: 970-852-5190
Email: smith_christine@fortlewis.edu

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