2021 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.

The annual UMaine Student Symposium provides an opportunity for the public to interact one-on-one with UMaine students as they present their research and creative work. Projects are showcased through posters, exhibits, oral presentations and more. UMSS is free and open to the public.

The UMaine Student Symposium 2021 will be held on April 16, 2021.

Event details and call for abstracts coming soon!


List of Majors in each Category

Allied Health

  • Animal and Veterinary Sciences
  • Communication Sciences and Disorders
  • Nursing
  • Psychology
  • Social Work

Arts

  • Jazz Studies
  • Music; Music Performance
  • New Media
  • Intermedia
  • Studio Art
  • Theatre

Biomedical Sciences

  • Biology
  • Medical Laboratory Sciences
  • Microbiology
  • Molecular and Cellular Biology

Business

  • Accounting
  • Economics
  • Finance
  • Management
  • Marketing

Education

  • Art Education
  • Athletic Training
  • Child Development and Family Relations
  • Elementary Education
  • Kinesiology and Physical Education
  • Music Education
  • Secondary Education

Engineering and Information Sciences

  • Biomedical Engineering
  • Chemical Engineering
  • Computer Engineering 
  • Civil and Environmental Engineering
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Engineering Physics
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Computer Science
  • Information systems
  • New Media
  • Spatial Informatics; Spatial Information Science and Engineering

Interdisciplinary Research

  • Projects spanning 2 or more colleges or departments 

Natural Sciences

  • Biochemistry 
  • Botany
  • Earth and Climate Sciences
  • Ecology and Environmental Sciences
  • Economics
  • Environmental Horticulture
  • Financial Economics
  • Food Science and Human Nutrition
  • Forest Operations
  • Bioproducts and Bioengineering
  • Forestry
  • Marine Sciences 
  • Parks, Recreation and Tourism
  • Sustainable Agriculture
  • Wildlife Ecology
  • Zoology

Physical and Mathematical Sciences

  • Chemistry
  • Computer Science
  • Engineering Physics
  • Mathematics
  • Physics

Social Sciences and Humanities

  • Anthropology
  • Art History
  • Communication
  • English
  • Global Policy
  • History
  • Human Dimensions of Climate Change
  • International Affairs
  • Journalism
  • Languages (French, Spanish)
  • Media Studies
  • Philosophy
  • Political Science
  • Psychology
  • Sociology
  • Women’s, gender and sexuality studies