Fifth Annual Undergraduate Scholars Forum

Posted on 3/23/2010 3:41:58 PM

Mark your calendars for IUP’s fifth annual Undergraduate Scholars Forum, which will be held on Thursday, April 1, 2010, at the Hadley Union Building, Kipp Art Gallery, and Sprowls Hall.

This year’s forum will include over sixty poster sessions, fifty oral presentations, two musical performances, eight entries in the Business Case Competition, and sixteen entries in the Undergraduate Juried Art Exhibition.

The schedule is as follows:

  • 8:30 a.m.–4:30 p.m.
    Oral Presentations, Poster Session, Business Case Competition and Music Performances—HUB
  • 4:30 p.m.–6:30 p.m.
    Student Juried Art Exhibition, Kipp Art Gallery, Sprowls Hall (continuing through April 9, Tuesday–Friday, noon–4:00 p.m.)
  • 5:30 p.m.
    Awards Ceremony—McVitty Auditorium, Sprowls Hall

A reception for all students and faculty sponsors will take place in the lobby of Sprowls Hall immediately preceding the awards ceremony, where the Juried Art Exhibit will remain open for browsing. President Tony Atwater will present awards for the best posters, oral presentations, performances, business cases, art entries, and teacher work samples at the awards ceremony.

Awards for the Undergraduate Scholars Forum are sponsored by Aramark, the Co-op Store, the IUP Research Institute, IUP Libraries, IUP chapter of Sigma Xi, the College of Fine Arts, and the College of Education and Educational Technology.

Further information on the forum can be found at the Undergraduate Scholars Forum website.