STILLMAN ANNOUNCES ANNUAL RESEARCH SYMPOSIUM; CALLS FOR PROPOSALS
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (January 14, 2015) - Stillman College today announced that its annual Research Symposium will be held on March 17. The symposium allows for faculty and students to showcase their research through oral or poster presentations.
Students who are participating in research will be required to work with a faculty member and have their abstract reviewed within their respective department before an official submission. Seniors interested in presenting their thesis are encouraged to apply as well.
For faculty members who wish to participate, they should also submit their individual proposals to the Research Symposium Committee. Administrators may also submit proposals but are not eligible for an award.
Proposals must be in the form of a 150-word abstract with the designation indicated to present a poster or an oral presentation.
Founded in 1876, Stillman College is a private liberal arts institution committed to excellence in teaching, scholarship and service. Located in Tuscaloosa, Alabama the historically black college is affiliated with the Presbyterian Church, USA. Ninety-two percent of Stillman’s stellar faculty holds terminal degrees, giving it a national reputation for academic excellence. It provides outstanding programs in the biological sciences, business administration and teacher education. The Harte Honors College and pre-professional programs in law and medicine provide an elite educational opportunity for students – many of whom are first generation college students. Approximately 80% of its students are from Alabama with the overall student population representing 22 states and 6 foreign countries.