Spring Undergraduate Research Symposium

April 15, 2020
1:00 pm to 4:00 pm

About this event

Mississippi State University’s Spring Undergraduate Research Symposium will take place April 15 in the Colvard Student Union.

Research posters will be displayed from 1-4 p.m. in the Union Ballroom. Poster judging will take place from 1:15-4 p.m.

Arts and Humanities oral presentations/performances will begin at 1:30 p.m. in Fowlkes Auditorium.

Held twice a year and open to all undergraduate students engaged in research, the symposium showcases faculty-guided student research efforts from diverse departments, colleges and research centers across campus. 

In recognition of MSU's Carnegie Community Engagement Classification, a community engagement track is included in the symposium. In addition, participants may ask to be judged in the Public Health Research Competition or apply to compete in the Thesis Research Competition.   

The symposium is sponsored by MSU's Shackouls Honors College, in collaboration with the Center for Community-Engaged LearningGraduate SchoolOffice of the Provost and Executive Vice PresidentOffice of Research and Economic DevelopmentDepartment of Food Science, Nutrition and Health Promotion, National Strategic Planning and Analysis Research Center, and Phi Kappa Phi.

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Colvard Student Union
Free to attend and open to the public
Contact Name
Alice Chandler
Contact Phone
Additional Information
Parking: All MSU students, staff and faculty should park in their designated permit area. Guests and visitors can either obtain a visitor permit online or visit the Parking and Transit Services office (Roberts Building-412 Lee Blvd., Mississippi State, MS 39762) once on campus for a parking pass. The first permit online is free. A visitor permit will allow guests to park in any open space on campus except service, reserved and handicap.