2008 URS Schedule
Submission deadline for 2008 URS is February 15, 2008.
The URS Organizing Committee is inviting all UMM students to submit an abstract for contributions
to the UMM Undergraduate Research Symposium 2008.
The URS offers an opportunity to present your
research , creative work and art performances to an audience that includes an
audience beyond the limits of our campus.
Research projects from all disciplines are invited.
Types of presentations might include but are not limited to:
posters, oral presentations, display of artwork, short or abbreviated theatrical,
dance or musical performances accompanied by a discussion, multimedia presentations
or installations (where equipment allows).
Presentations will be no longer than 15 minutes in length
(except under special circumstances). A faculty sponsor must support the
research and its presentation. Please use the electronic submission forms supplied at left.
Send the submission to URS and copy to your faculty advisor.
After review of all submissions, the URS committee will provide notification and
feedback on the abstracts by Friday, February 29, 2008.
How-To Information sessions on Posters and Talks
Two information sessions for presenters will be offered:
Monday, March 10, Sci 2190, 5:00 pm
Tuesday, March 11, IH Cow Palace, 7:00 pm
Friday, April 4, 2008
Registration and Opening Ceremony
12:30 - 1:15 pm Registration, Imholte Hall Brittany Stone, “French Canadian Folk Songs”, IH-109
1:00 – 1:30 pm “Unusual Suspects” improv. group, IH-109 (Cow Palace)
1:30 - 1:50 pm Welcome and opening comments, IH-109
1:50 – 2:20 pm Featured presentation:
2:30 – 4:55 pm
A total of 45 oral presentations in 20-minute blocks and with 5 minute breaks will be given in the following
rooms: IH-101, 109, 111, 112, 113, 114, 202, 203, 217
Oral Presentation Schedule
2008 Abstract Booklet
The poster session follows from 5-6:30 pm.
Posters will on display in the Science Atrium from Friday, April 4, 2008,
2 pm to Tuesday, April 8, 2008 at noon.
Poster Presentation Schedule
Atrium Layout for poster presenters
The UMM Jazz Fest is beginning on Friday evening, 7:00 pm, April 4 2008.