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13th Annual Conference for Undergraduate Research and Creative Expression

Hosted by Penn State Berks, Reading, PA

Abstracts

HECBC LogoThe deadline for abstract submissions has passed. No new abstracts are being accepted. View the schedule of student presentation times.

Registration will take place in the Perkins Student Center lobby (see map). Registrants will receive a packet of information which includes the program proceedings and a ticket for the luncheon.

Poster sessions will be held in the MPR (Multi-purpose Room) of the Perkins Student Center.

Presentations can be in the form of: poster display, paper presentation, visual artwork display, film and performance.

*Please see the guidelines for a description of each area

Paper

Paper presentations may reflect your research in the field of education, social science, natural science, the humanities, or business. There is an “other” category if your research does not fall into any one of those disciplines. If you choose to present your research, you will be assigned a room with others who are presenting on the same subject. Each presenter will have 10 minutes to discuss their work. After your presentation you will have about 5 minutes to answer questions. The exact time and location will be confirmed with you after we receive your proposal. Please see the guidelines link for a complete description.

Poster

Poster displays may reflect your research in the field of education, social science, natural science, the humanities, or business. There is an “other” category if your research does not fall into any one of those disciplines. If you choose to do a poster display, you will set up your poster on a poster panel and your poster will be viewed by others for two full hours. The exact time will be confirmed with you after we receive your proposal. Please see the guidelines link for a complete description.

Visual Art Work 

The categories for visual artwork are ceramics, design, drawing, mixed media, multi-media, painting, photography, printmaking, or sculpture. There is a category called “other” if your artwork does not fall into any of those categories. Visual artwork will be on display for the entire conference. You are responsible for setting up and removing your own materials. The exact location will be confirmed with you after we receive your proposal. Please see the guidelines link for a complete description.

Film Presentations

Film presentations are limited to 10 minutes. The exact location and time will be confirmed with you after we receive your proposal. Please see the guidelines link for a complete description.

Performance

Performances (dance, music, poetry readings, public speaking and theater) will be limited to 10 minutes. Exact time will be confirmed with you after we receive your proposal. Please note performance restrictions on the guidelines page.

 

Presented by
The Berks County
Higher Education Council

Albright College
Alvernia College
Kutztown University
Penn State Berks
Reading Area Community College

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