Sigma Xi Research Day

 

Posters

 

Tips for making posters in PowerPoint

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 which will be indicated in the Program.  Posters may be hung up after 3:00 pm on Thursday, May 1. On May 2, poster viewing will be from 9:00 am - 12:00 pm. Judging will be either from 9:00- 10:00 am or 10:00-11:00 am. If you are unable to be present at one of these sessions please notify Dr. Harrison at harrison@marshall.edu.

Oral Presentations

Audience:  Prepare your presentation for a general scientific audience (i.e. students and faculty from all departments within the College of Science). 

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 2 from 12:00- 2:00 pm in the Science 276.

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 (harrison@marshall.edu ) by 11:00 am on Friday.