NDSU Graduate Student Association to sponsor Graduate Research and Arts Forum
Posted on 4/4/2012
The Graduate Student Association invites the community to learn about the innovative research in progress at North Dakota State University by attending the Graduate Research and Arts Forum from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Wednesday, April 11, in the Memorial Union Plains room.
Sponsored by the Graduate Student Association, the Graduate School and the NDSU Office of the Provost, the event encourages current students to present their graduate research, teaching, outreach and creative projects. Cash awards will be presented at 12:30 p.m. for first, second and third place posters.
"This event gives our students an opportunity to showcase their research and art projects to illustrate the high level of scholarly activity that takes place on our campus," said David Wittrock, dean of the College of Graduate and Interdisciplinary Studies. More than 70 presentations will feature projects in the following fields:
Agribusiness and applied economics Agricultural and biosystems engineering Animal science Architecture Biology Cereal science Chemistry Coatings and polymeric materials Communication Computer Science Engineering English Environmental and conservation science Human development Materials and nanotechnology Pharmaceutical science Plant science Sociology
The event is free and open to the public. Refreshments will be served.
The NDSU Graduate School in Fargo, N.D., offers 46 doctoral degree programs, more than 60 master's degree programs and 10 graduate certificate programs in eight colleges. The NDSU Graduate School has more than 2,200 students, 600 graduate faculty members and research expenditures exceeding $100 million. Visit www.ndsu.edu/gradschool for more information about graduate degree programs at NDSU.
NDSU is an economic engine of the state, a top-ranked - and growing - national research power.