Sigma Xi Research Day
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Audience: Prepare your presentation for a general scientific audience, primarily students and faculty from all departments within the College of Science.
Size: maximum size is 4 feet X 4 feet
Format: It is highly recommended that all posters be printed on large format printers. If you choose to assemble your poster as individual pieces, please bring a large single piece of poster board on which to mount the pieces.
Display: All posters will be assigned a number and location when you register. Poster viewing and judging will be from 9:30 am - 11:30 am on May 3.
Audience: Prepare your presentation for a general scientific audience (i.e. students and faculty from all departments within the College of Science). However, also note that this is part of the Academic Festival which coincided with Alumni Weekend and the weekend of an open house for prospective students, so you may have visits from non-scientists as well.
Length: Talks will be limited to 10-12 minutes with 2 minutes for questions. This time limitation will be strictly followed.
Location: Talks will be held on Friday, May 3 from 12:00- 2:00 pm in the Byrd Biotechnology Building, Room 101.
Format: Please come prepared with your presentation on a disk or flash drive to be loaded on the computer in the room. It is strongly recommended that you send your presentation to Dr. Marcia Harrison (firstname.lastname@example.org ) by 11:00 am on Friday.