Annual BGSU Undergraduate Symposium for Research and Scholarship

Post-event evaluations will be emailed to all participants. If you'd like an evaluation emailed to you sooner, contact Dr. Cordula Mora.

Saturday, April 18, 2020
9 a.m - 1 p.m.
Bowen-Thompson Student Union @ BGSU

Celebrating Student Excellence

All undergraduate students who have conducted a research, scholarly or creative project with a faculty mentor in any discipline are invited to present their findings at the symposium. The Center for Undergraduate Research and Scholarship (CURS) hosts this event annually. Both oral and poster presentations will be given.
Faculty from all disciplines are encouraged to attend and help us celebrate the achievements of these accomplished students.

Registration is free, and refreshments are provided.
Attendance at this event qualifies for Ziggy Points.

REGISTER HERE FOR SYMPOSIUM(Registration open until 5 p.m. on Monday, March 30th)

Schedule of Events

8:30 a.m.                        Doors Open
9:00 a.m. – 9:20 a.m.    Welcome and Opening Remarks - 
9:20 a.m. – 9:30 a.m.    Presentation of the Undergraduate Faculty Mentor of the Year Award 
9:30 a.m. – 9:45 a.m.    Light Breakfast Served 
9:45 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.     Poster Judging and Public Viewing 
9:45 a.m. – 11:05 a.m.    1st Round of Oral Presentations 
11:15 a.m. – 12:35 p.m.    2nd Round of Oral Presentations
11:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.     Light Lunch Served 
12:45 p.m. – 1:00 p.m.    Closing Remarks 

2019 Program

2018 Program

2017 Program

2017 Poster Abstracts (titles listed in program)

2017 Late Poster Abstracts (titles not listed in program)

Previous Symposia

Download the 2016 Sympoisum Program (pdf)

Download full abstracts of the 2016 poster presentations (pdf)

Event Photos