Call for Presentation Proposals

The Student Academic Conference Committee is currently reviewing proposals and will be notifying presenters no later than Sept. 30, 2013. For questions about a submitted proposal, contact the committee at StudentAcademicConference@esc.edu.

photo of Panel PresentationStudents are encouraged to submit proposals for presentations to be given during the conference. Concurrent sessions are scheduled in 30- and 60-minute blocks.

The new presentation format information is detailed below. Further details are available as a PDF for easy reference.

Types of Presentations

Proposals for the following types of presentations will be considered:

Individual and Group Oral Presentations

Oral presentations involve one or more presenters discussing a paper or research project and leading a discussion session with the audience. responding to audience questions. Visual aids, such as PowerPoint, may be used.

Note: Students interested in leading a presentation about a piece (or pieces) of visual art should follow the individual and group oral presentation guidelines.

Individual and Group Workshop Presentations

Workshops involve one to three presenters leading a short discussion on a subject followed by audience participation. The purpose of a workshop is to introduce the audience to your subject and to involve them in using a new skill or technique.

New Option Individual and Group Artistic Performances New Option

Artistic performances involve the performance of creative pieces by one to five presenters. These performances must be part of the presenters' academic study. Pieces can include reading from a creative piece, dance performance, dramatic reading, vocal or instrumental performance or any other performing arts genre. Performers must be able to frame their piece(s) in an academic/intellectual context and be prepared to answer audience questions.

Note: Students interested in leading a presentation about a piece (or pieces) of visual art should follow the individual and group oral presentation guidelines.

Poster Session Presentations

Poster presentations are visual displays of your scholarly work or research project. All poster presenters must be present with their poster and should be ready to engage in lively discussions with attendees about their work, answer questions, etc. The poster presentation PDF below contains additional information about poster presentations.

PDFs

Poster Presentation (PDF  112kB)    Presentation Formats (PDF  79kB)

Note: You will need Adobe Reader to read PDF documents. If the Reader is not installed on your computer, you can download it for free from Adobe. If you are unable to use the file, please contact StudentAcademicConference@esc.edu for assistance.