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Student Research and Creative Works
Symposium is Back!

May 9th & 10th, 2023

We will celebrate students as they present their research or creative works in a professional setting. The event includes poster sessions, oral presentations, interactive exhibits, and a variety of creative works.

Abstract submission is now closed. If you have any questions, please contact the Symposium office at

Browse the contents of the 2023 Research & Creative Works Symposium:

Day One: Student Creative Works
Tuesday, May 9, 2023, Fine Arts Complex – Art Building

Day Two: Student Research
Wednesday, May 10, 2023, Pence Union Building

May 9 Schedule – Art Building
4:30 to 7:00 pm

May 10 Schedule – PUB NCR
8:15 am – Check-in opens
By 8:45 am – Posters must be set up
8:45 am – Welcoming Remarks
8:45 am to 1:00 pm – Poster Presentations
9:30 am to 2:00 pm – Oral Presentations

We also want to welcome the College of Health Science and Public Health’s Celebration of Scholarly Works, which will allow students in semester programs to present in March. More information about that event can be found here.

For those who want to get a sense of the structure, last year’s schedule can be found online here. The schedule for 2023 will be published one we review and organize the presentations after the abstract deadline.

Students walking on campus pathway


Present your research and creative works in a friendly supportive setting. Undergraduate and graduate students alike are welcome.

Symposium poster session


Share your great work with the university community – whether as a poster, an oral presentation, or something else.

Students and a professor in a classroom


Mentoring student research and helping them get ready to present their work professionally is something Eastern faculty are invested in. Reach out if you want to get involved in helping with the symposium.