UNDERGRADUATE RESEARCH SYMPOSIUM Presentation Information Undergraduate Research Symposium • Poster or PowerPoint session format • Each student will exhibit a poster or PowerPoint explaining her/his research or internship project (see overview slide of poster layout) • Each student will provide a short (3 to 5 minute) oral summary. • If exhibiting a poster, students are responsible for printing. Presentation Contents (Honors & Independent Studies Students) • Introduction – Background on research topic • Goals / Objectives of research • Approach or methods – explanation of how the research was conducted • Results – Present results in figures, graphs tables, and provide brief text discussing the results • Conclusions – Provide a summary of the conclusions for your work. Presentation Contents (Internships) • Introduction- What was the project? • Goals / Objectives of the internship-What did you do? • What did you contribute to the internship? 1. 2. What skills/knowledge were you able to apply from your Geography related coursework to your internship? Identify specific courses if relevant. What did you bring to the internship? • Results-What kind of skills/knowledge did you gain from your internship that will help you in the future? • Conclusions- Provide a summary of the conclusions for your work/internship.