Judges needed for Midwest Graduate Research Symposium

March 8, 2017 | UToday
By Staff



Faculty and staff: Your expertise is requested at the Eighth Annual University of Toledo Graduate Student Association Midwest Graduate Research Symposium.

Judges are needed for presentations and a poster session at the event, which will take place Saturday, March 25, in the Memorial Field House and the Thompson Student Union.

Those knowledgeable in biology; biomedical sciences; chemistry; education; engineering; English; law; liberal arts and humanities; pharmacy; physics and astronomy; and social science are encouraged to sign up.

Faculty and staff may volunteer for one or more sessions with each lasting approximately two hours. A written judging sheet will be provided on the day of the event. 

Anyone interested in judging may register here.

More than 60 universities have been invited to participate in the multidisciplinary symposium that provides graduate student researchers opportunities for collaboration, networking and professional development.

“The Midwest Graduate Research Symposium is an excellent opportunity for students to network, work on professional developmental skills, and receive constructive feedback on their presentations,” said Jessica Sherman, Graduate Student Association vice president.

For questions about volunteering to help judge or about the event, contact Alisa Nammovong at alisa.nammavong@rockets.utoledo.edu.