National McNair Scholars Research Conference
and Graduate School Fair
University of Delaware, Newark, Delaware
October 11-12, 2012
Focusing on developing excellence in academia and beyond, the University of Delaware's 10th Annual National McNair Scholars Research Conference offers an opportunity for scholars to experience a simulated professional research conference, as well as an opportunity to network with scholars and faculty from across the country. The conference promises a lively forum for intellectual exchange and debate, as well as an occasion to develop cultural, social, and scholarly excellence.
school fair and visitation
Take advantage of this opportunity not only to meet with 90+ graduate school representatives at the Graduate
School Fair, but to also visit University of Delaware graduate programs and meet current graduate students.
Several opportunities to tour the University of Delaware campus will be provided on Thursday, October 11, 1-4 p.m.
will prepare students for the graduate school transition.
foster one-on-one interaction, the poster session provides an opportunity
for scholars to share the results of their research. Posters will be judged by discipline.
speaker: Jeff Johnson
Journalist, MSNBC contributor, White House correspondent for theGrio.com, social activist, author, and motivational speaker. Click here for details.
Poetry slam featuring The Twin Poets
Plan to attend this fun spoken-word kickoff event, October
11 at 7:30 p.m. All conference attendees welcome to attend and/or
compete. Cash prizes. Click here for details.
This year's preconference includes a networking etiquette panel and networking mixer.
Conference participants can participate in and attend a TRIO Poetry Slam and Closing Dance.