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Research and Creative Inquiry Expo

The Research and Creative Inquiry Expo is the inaugural spring symposium for the Center for Undergraduate Research. The event is designed to highlight the scholarly endeavors pursued by all VUU undergraduate students throughout the 2017-2018 academic year. The Spring 2018 Research and Creative Inquiry Expo will be hosted on Thursday, April 12, 2018. 

Participant Guidelines:

All persons interested in presenting a research or creative inquiry project should submit the Research and Creative Inquiry Expo Poster Template using our online application. All posters should include the following information (see the poster template for detailed instructions):  

  • A clear and concise statement of the research question/creative inquiry topic and the purpose 
  • Statement of research methods or creative inquiry process 
  • Results/preliminary results/anticipated results of the research/creative inquiry project 
  • Conclusions

Click here to download the 2018 RCIE Poster Template.  Click here to access the online application


Submission Guidelines:

Prior to submitting a poster, students should do the following:

  • Have the professor/project mentor review and approve your application and poster.
  • Revise, and revise again to ensure your submission does not include grammatical or spelling errors.

 All submissions should be uploaded via the online application by 5:00 PM on Wednesday, March 21, 2018.  The CUR will guarantee printing services for all posters submitted on or before this date.  Early submission is strongly encouraged! 

Students will be notified via e-mail during the week of March 26, 2018 regarding the acceptance of their application.

Symposia Judges:

If you are interested in serving as a judge for our Research and Creative Inquiry Expo click here