Save the date! The next Research Day will be Tuesday, April 26, 2016.
Research Day posters can now be accessed at ScholarWorks @ UA -- the University Institutional Repository. Enter "Research Day" into the search field, and view collections of many of the posters presented at past Research Days.
Create a Poster
Your first choice for help with creating your poster/presentation should be your faculty mentor. Posters are usually created in MS Powerpoint and converted to Adobe pdf for printing. Stop by 301 Bunnell to see a variety of poster styles displayed in the hallway. Sample posters can be downloaded here and here. Finished posters are usually 2 x 3 feet or 3 x 4 feet in size, either portrait or landscape. Posters with dark backgrounds are more expensive to print than posters with light backgrounds.
There are numerous poster templates available online for free. Here are some of the many examples available:
Research Day 2015
The 9th annual Research Day was held at the UAF campus on Tuesday, April 28, 2015.
Todd Sherman awards Leah Hill the Dean's Choice Award for CLA
Over 80 undergraduate students presented posters in the Wood Center all day. Undergraduate research activities at UAF cover a broad spectrum of disciplines, from climate science to life science, engineering to anthropology, and music to theater. Research Day is sponsored by the Vice Chancellor for Research and the office of Undergraduate Research and Scholarly Activity.
Dean's Choice awards of $250 were awarded to several poster presenters: Leah Hill (CLA), Genevieve Johnson (SFOS), Robert and James Colles (CEM), Angela Peterson and Krysta Yancey (CNSM), Jennifer Paniati (SOE), and Nicole Warner, (SNRE).
First place Award - Leah Hill
Second place Award - Angela Peterson and Krysta Yancey
Third Place Award - Genevieve Johnson
Thank you to all who participated in Research Day activities.