Upper Peninsula ACS Student Research Symposium

Purpose of the Symposium: To provide a venue for students to present their research in chemistry, chemical engineering, and related fields.

Upper Peninsula ACS Student Research Symposium

Northern Michigan University, Marquette, Michigan 

March 29, 2014 

 

Purpose of the Symposium: To provide a venue for students to present their research in chemistry,

chemical engineering, and related fields. This symposium will be an excellent opportunity for 

students, faculty, and the community at large to learn about the interesting research being 

conducted up in the Upper Peninsula of Michigan! The event is sponsored by the Upper Peninsula 

Section of the American Chemical Society. 

 

Intended Audience: Undergraduate and Graduate students, pursuing research projects through 

externally-funded grants, guided independent study, or as part of a course. No Cost to Present! 

 

Location: New Science Facility Atrium, Northern Michigan University Campus, Marquette MI 

 

Presentation Format: Poster presentations, maximum size 3 feet high x 4 feet wide 

 

How to participate: Send an email to Dr. Megan Frost, mcfrost@mtu.edu, with the intended title of 

your poster, author information, and a brief abstract (200-word maximum) describing the work to be presented. Please put “UP ACS Research Symposium” in the subject line of the email, and include the poster title, author, and abstract as a PDF file. 

The deadline for abstract submissions is March 1, 2014, at 5:00 PM 

 

Awards! We will be judging posters and offering prize money to the highest-quality posters and 

presentations. Many awards will be given! All presenters will receive a USB flashdrive with presenter information, presentation abstracts, and other info. 

 

Symposium Organization: 

March 29, 2014, Northern Michigan University Campus 

Registration / Set-up 9:30 am – 10:30 am New Science Facility 

Poster Presentations 10:30 am – 12:30 pm New Science Facility 

Lunch / Speaker 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm University Center 

Awards 1:30 – 2:00 pm University Center

 

Travel Support: A limited amount of travel support is available. If you wish to apply, send an email to Joe Sabol, info@chem-consult.com, with 1) your name, mailing address, phone, and email, 2) estimated round-trip mileage, 3) and the number of participants traveling in your vehicle. Please put “UP ACS Research Symposium Travel”, followed by your name, in the subject line of the email. 

The deadline for travel support requests is March 1, at 5:00 PM

Posted by Elizabeth Skultety on February 13, 2014