JARS Spring 2014 Registration

We would like to invite you to Tuskegee University's Fifth Joint Annual Research Symposium (JARS 2014) organized by the HBCU-UP Office of Undergraduate Research, on February 27- 28, 2014. The meeting will be held in the Kellogg Conference Center located on Tuskegee University's campus. The event has combined the 15th Annual HBCU-UP Research Symposium, 41th Annual Sigma Xi Symposium, and 4rd Annual Minority Access to Research and Careers Symposium. This meeting will feature research conducted by guest speakers from various institutions and projects completed by Tuskegee University undergraduate and graduate students majoring but not limited to Agriculture, Biology, Business, Chemistry, Computer Science, Dentistry, Engineering, Integrative Biosciences, Mathematics, Material Science, Psychology, Physics, and Veterinary Medicine. Students will be presenting their research in oral or poster form during the two days given. Abstracts are Due Feb. 12th Presentation schedule will be available Feb. 19th LOCATION: Kellogg Hotel & Conference Center 1 Booker T Washington Boulevard, Tuskegee, AL 36088 Phone: (334) 727-3000 DAY 1: Thursday - February 27, 2014 3:00 PM - 8:00PM JARS Judge and Student Presenter Orientations, Professional Development Workshops, Mock Interviews (Graduate vs. Medical vs. Behavioral/Corporate), Departmental Workshops - (Kellogg Conference Center Meeting Room D and E) DAY 2: Friday - February 28, 2014 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM JARS Registration Check-in - (Kellogg Conference Center Ballroom A) 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM Opening Ceremony - Phillip Klesius and Julia Pridgeon, Ph. D. (Kellogg Conference Center Ballroom A) 9:15 AM Golden Voices - (Kellogg Conference Center Ballroom A) 10:00 AM – 11:00AM Poster Session 1- (Kellogg Conference Center Atrium) 11:00 AM – 1:00PM Visit with Exhibit Tables- (Kellogg Conference Center Atrium) 1:00 AM - 2:00 PM Lunch with Guest Speaker Presentation - Kennie Shepherd, Ph. D. (Kellogg Conference Center Ballroom A) 2:00 PM -3:30 PM Oral Presentation Sessions - (Kellogg Conference Center Meeting Rms A,B, D,E) 3:30 PM - 5:30 PM Poster Session 2 (Kellogg Conference Center Atrium) 3:30 PM - 5:30 PM Biotech/Engineering Simulation Workshop- (Conference Center Meeting Rm E) 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM Reception with Guest Speaker Presentation -Tyrone B. Hayes, Ph. D. - (Kellogg Conference Center Ballroom A) THIS REGISTRATION WEBSITE IS FOR PEOPLE WISHING TO ATTEND ONLY AND PEOPLE WISHING TO PRESENT THEIR WORK AT A SCIENTIFIC MEETING. IF YOU WANT TO PRESENT YOUR WORKING POSTER OR ORAL FORMAT, SUBMIT YOUR ABSTRACT DURING THIS REGISTRATION PROCESS. IF YOU ONLY WANT TO ATTEND, CHOOSE NO OR NOT APPLICABLE FOR SECTIONS OF THE REGISTRATION PROCESS REFERENCE PRESENTING RESEARCH. PLEASE REFER TO THE FOLLOWING WEBSITE FOR PRESENTER GUIDELINES. http://www.tuskegee.edu/academics/colleges/clae/biology/office_of_undergraduate_research/jars_2014.aspx
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