Thank you all students, faculty, and staff for participating and support UMSS18. Please mark your calendars for UMSS19 to be held on Wednesday, April 10, 2019 at Cross Insurance Center in Bangor. Our 2019 Keynote speaker is Stuart Kestenbaum, Maine Poet Laureate. If you are interested to serve on the organizing committee of UMSS19, as volunteer or judge, please visit our sign up page.
UMaine Student Symposium: Research & Creative Activity
At the University of Maine, students inspire creativity and leadership in the discovery of new knowledge that makes a direct difference to the people of Maine.
Come and meet student researchers and scholars, see their posters and exhibits, hear their presentations, view short performances, participate in arts and humanities round-tables and discover the value of Maine’s only public research university.
The UMaine Student Symposium is free and opento the public.
Each and every visitor, presenter, co-presenter, author, and co-author planning to attend the symposium are required to individually register (it’s free!):
Watch this space for updates!
For more information on Poster Submissions.
For more information on Exhibit Submissions.
For more information on Oral Presentations.
Please visit our Schedule Appfor this event.
Please read our Book of Abstractsfor a comprehensive summary of research.
More information on transportation:
UMSS18 Program Overview – Tue. April 17, 2018, Cross Insurance Center, Bangor, ME
|From||To||Arena (posters/exhibits)||Ballrooms/Meeting Rooms (Oral Presentations)|
|7AM||8AM||Setup Easels – Volunteers||Setup Computers/projectors – Volunteers|
|8AM||9AM||Number easels/tables – Volunteers||Load presentations – Volunteers|
|9AM||10AM||Setup posters – presenters||Check slides – AM Presenters|
|10:30AM||12:15PM||AM Session||AM Session|
|12PM||1PM||Lunch/Jazz Ensemble||Check slides – PM Presenters|
|1PM||1:30PM||Fellowship Awards – Provost|
|1:30PM||3PM||PM Session||PM Session|
|3PM||3:30PM||Afternoon break||Reverse Job Fair setup – Invited Students|
|5PM||6PM||Poster take down – Presenters||Business connect / Reverse job fair|
|6PM||6:05PM||Prep for 3MT Presentations|
|6:10PM||6:20PM||Top two 3 min thesis finalists|
|6:20PM||6:40PM||Door Prize Drawing|
|6:40PM||7PM||Wrap Up Event|