18th Annual SHOWCASE Tuesday, Apr. 14 – Celebrate Undergraduate Research

Stetson will celebrate undergraduate research at this year’s STETSON SHOWCASE, Tuesday, April 14, from 9 a.m. and continuing all day. This is the 18th annual SHOWCASE at which Stetson undergraduates present the results of their research to the Stetson community. No classes will be held to enable students, faculty and staff to have the chance to view the individual projects, which include an impressive collection of poster and oral presentations, art exhibitions, music performances and more. Presentations will occur throughout the day at the following locations: Rinker Field House inside Hollis Center; the Hand Art Center; duPont-Ball Library, room 25L; Rinker Auditorium inside the Lynn Business Center; the Faculty Lounge on the first floor of the Carlton Union Building; Sage Science Center, room 257; Flagler Hall, room 334; and Elizabeth Hall, room 315.

This year’s keynote speaker is Julio Rivera, Ph.D., professor of Management, Marketing and Geography at Carthage College in Kenosha, Wis. Rivera is a leader in the undergraduate research movement and is the past president of the Council on Undergraduate Research (CUR, www.cur.org), where he was named Volunteer of the Year in 2005. He has been a continual advocate for the advancement of undergraduate research in the Social Sciences, Humanities and Fine Arts. In 2002, he received the Carthage College Distinguished Teaching Award. Rivera’s keynote address, “What’s Next? Envisioning Your Future After Your Research” will be presented at 6:30 p.m. in the Stetson Room in the CUB. The public is invited to attend.

For the full schedule of presentations, click on SHOWCASE 2015: A Celebration of Achievement.