UTC Research Dialogues

April 13 & 14, 2016


Join us for Research Dialogues 2016 (formerly Research Day)

This year's event is spread out over two days, with several ways to participate!

Undergraduate Research Symposium (April 13, 9:00 - 4:30, reception to follow)

The first day of the 2016 Research Dialogues is the Undergraduate Research Symposium. Undergrads can participate with poster presentations, podium presentations, and other types of presentations as fit their projects. See below for links to the three different forms. More information on the program for the Undergraduate Research Symposium will be coming soon.

Graduate Research Symposium (April 14, 9:00 - 1:00)

The second day of the event will feature graduate students' presentations in the morning and faculty projects in the afternoon. Grad students can participate with poster or podium presentations, or another type of presentation fitting their disciplines. See below for links to the three different forms.

An hour will be set aside for a "Three Minute Thesis Competition," as well. Stay tuned for more information!

Student Forms:

The deadline to submit forms is February 25, 2016 by 5:00 PM

Student Poster Presentation Student Podium Presentation Student "Other" Presentation

Faculty Research Showcase (April 14, 12:00 - 5:00, reception to follow)

The culmination of the Research Dialogues event is the Faculty Research Showcase, where faculty can present posters or other media representative of their projects in their disciplines. The format will be an open poster session. Please follow the link below to the faculty form.

Faculty "Elevator Speech" Competition: Concurrent with the Faculty Research Showcase, there will also be an "Elevator Speech" competition for faculty to participate in. Participants can choose to compete in one of four subject areas: Arts & Humanities, STEM, Health, and Social Sciences. One winner from each category will be selected to win a $500 mini grant to use for their research/scholarly pursuits, and one grand prize winner will be selected from among them to win a part-time Graduate Assistant (GA) position for the 2016 - 2017 academic year to work for them.

The deadline to submit forms is February 25, 2016 by 5:00 PM

Poster/Display Presentation Form Elevator Speech Competition Form

Previous Research Day Highlights

2014 Platform Presentation Videos

2014 Research Day Program

 2015 Research Day Program

Photos from the 2013 Research Day Showcase