We had over 250 students participating in the UVM Student Research Conference this year!
Congratulations to Wingyin Lo, who is a Senior (Animal Science [CALS]), an Honors College student, and was a poster presenter on "Diagnostic implications of microRNA expression profile in thyroid cancer."
See Burlington Free Press coverage: "A whirlwind tour of UVM's student research fair."
Check-in for all presenters: 8:30am - 3:00pm.
|9:00 - Noon||Oral Presentations|
|9:30 - 10:00||Poster Set-up (Morning Session)|
|10:00 - 12:30||Poster Presentations|
|Noon||GSS President Dustin Evatt introduces
UVM President Daniel Fogel
|12:30 - 1:00||Poster Set-up (Afternoon Session)|
|12:40||SGA President Kofi Mensah introduces Dean of the Honors
College S. Abu Turab Rizvi (awards to new URECA! recipients)
|1:00 - 3:30||Poster Presentations|
|1:00 - 4:00
This year, attendees of the 2011 Student Research Conference will learn about wireless sensors, dairy farming, the sex ratio of a malaria parasite, television and feminism and much more.
UVM Today spoke with three of the student researchers Lauren Blackington, CESS; Robert L. Brenna III, psychology; Nilanjan Lodh, biology about their motivation, findings and next steps.