From a recent campus-wide announcement via email:
Eastern Michigan University's Undergraduate Symposium is scheduled for Friday, March 25, 2011. The event provides students selected and nominated by faculty members the opportunity to present scholarly research and creative work through oral presentations and poster displays.The Symposium web site will remain open for nominations through Friday, January 14, 2011.
The online nomination process is now open. Simply follow the link at http://www.emich.edu/symposium.
To participate a student must first be nominated by a faculty member who agrees to serve as the student's sponsor. The student then goes to the nomination website and submits an abstract and personal data sheet. Finally, the faculty member must review and approve the student's nomination. The student's participation is finalized with department approval of completed nominations and abstracts as sent forward to the event's planning committee.
If any of you have questions concerning the Symposium, or difficulties with the nomination process, please contact Bernie Miller, English Department Representative, Symposium 2011.