2011 SRC Participants and Schedule

We had over 250 students participating in the UVM Student Research Conference this year!

Tuesday, April 26
Davis Center, 4th Floor


iPad Winner: Wingyin Lo

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."

Event Schedule

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
Oral Presentations

2011 Student Research Sampler

Nilanjan Lodh, doctoral student, biology 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.