Undergraduate Research Symposium


The Undergraduate Research Symposium is open to all undergraduates currently conducting research. Students can choose to do an oral presentation in a panel or a poster presentation. The symposium is free and open to the public, parents, faculty, staff, and fellow students.

The 2012 Undergraduate Research Symposium is taking place on Monday, April 1 through Tuesday April 2, 2013 in the Student Union Ballroom.

Presentation Proposal

Students must submit by email a one-page typed abstract (150 word limit) for a poster session or oral presentation to their department or program representative.

Once your abstract is approved by a department or program, please complete the student information form. Students are responsible for completing this form.

Council representatives will submit the abstracts from their respective departments or programs by email to the symposium coordinator, Dr. James LaPlant (jlaplant@valdosta.edu).  Council representatives should note if the abstract is for a poster session or oral paper presentation.

2012 Symposium Program

Presenter Information

Past College of Arts and Sciences Symposia on Undergraduate Research

College of Arts and Sciences

Contacts for Additional Information

Dr. Alfred F. Fuciarelli

Assistant Vice President for Research

Dean of the Graduate School


(229) 333-5694

Dr. James T. LaPlant

Associate Dean

College of Arts and Sciences


(229) 333-5699