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The Undergraduate Research Opportunity Program’s Annual Research Summer Symposium is the culminating event for all students participating in UROP Summer Fellowship Programs. The symposium will take place Wednesday, August 1st, 2018 from 1pm - 4:30pm, at the Michigan League. This event celebrates the partnerships created between students and research mentors, and serves as a conference where students can present their research project and learn about the research fellow UROP students have worked on. 

Summer Symposium 2018

Program Schedule



1:00 - 1:30 pm.                    Welcome and Opening Remarks (Mendelssohn Theater)
                                                                Michelle Ferrez, Ed.D., Director, Undergraduate Research Opportunity Program
                                                                Esrold A. Nurse, PhD., Assistant Dean for Undergraduate Education and Executive
                                                                Director of the Newnan LSA Academic Advising Center
1:30 - 2:30 pm.                    Oral Presentations (Vandenberg Room)
                                                                Jesse Maddox, Sasha Gill-Ljunghammer, Bailey Brown, Rhianna Vergeer
                                                  Poster Session I (Ballroom)
2:30 - 3:30 pm.                    Oral Presentations (Vandenberg Room)
                                                                 Lennon Delong, Abigail Biehl, Andra Chen, Torrence Gue
                                                  Poster Session II (Ballroom)
3:30 - 4:30 pm.                    Oral Presentations (Vandenberg Room)
                                                                   Joseph Thornton and Robert Vasilkovskii, Jiaheng He, Felicia Hinojosa,
                                                                   Katie Bertcher, Nia Lundkvist
                                                    Poster Session III (Ballroom)