A Student Poster Fair will held in conjunction with the 2017 MLIS Annual Summit the evening of Monday, April 24, 2017.
TIME: The Summit and Poster Fair starts at 5 PM. | Poster Presenters should be on hand to discuss their poster with attendees from 5-6 PM | Posters will remain on display the entire evening, 5 PM to 8 PMPLACE: Rauenhorst Ballroom, 3rd Floor, CdC
The Poster Fair will showcase your accomplishments (completed or in progress) during academic years 2015-2016 and 2016-2017.
POSTER JUDGING"Posters will be reviewed by Faculty judges who will select three winners (1st, 2nd, and 3rd place) to be announced during the Summit. There will be prizes for the three winners (details to be announced). Judging criteria: Appearance, Organization, Merit.
WHO MAY PARTICIPATE:Current students, recent graduates (Summer 2016, December 2016). Including:• Individual current students or alums• Student Teams who collaborated on projects• MLIS Student Groups/Chapters (ALA, SAA, SLA, PLG, SGO)
TYPES OF ACTIVITIES, WORK, PROJECTS ETC. TO SHOWCASE:• Research Projects• Special Topic Papers• Independent Studies• Practicum Experiences• Community Service Projects • Technology Projects• Internships (paid, voluntary)• Student Chapter/Group special projects• Graduate Student Assistantship special projects• Other significant activities/accomplishments not listed above
POSTER BOARD SUPPLIED FOR FIRST 10 ENTRIES:We are supplying a foam poster board (40"H x 30"W x 3/16"D) for the first 10 individuals or teams/groups to sign up. Update: As of 3/14/17, 9 boards had been claimed. We are working with Meeting & Events to have easel poster stands in the ballroom to display posters.
ENTRY DEADLINE: Friday, April 14, 2017, 5 p.m., but sooner is better for our planning. Click NEXT to go to the entry form.
Questions: contact Deb Torres <firstname.lastname@example.org>