Virginia Wesleyan will hold its annual Undergraduate Research Symposium during the week of April 27, 2015. The Symposium begins with a kickoff event on Monday, April 27th. Students from across the campus will present their research during the course of the week.

Applications to participate are due on Friday, April 17th.


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Research Week 2015: Monday, April 27 through Friday, May 1, 2015.

Date Time Event Location
Mon., April 27

4:30-6:00 p.m.

Kickoff Event

Pearce Hospitality Suite, Batten Center

Tues., April 28

4:30-6:30 p.m. 7:30-9:00

Humanities Division's featured research presentations & posters

Foley Classroom, Hofheimer Library

Wed., April 29

4:30-6:30 p.m.

Social Science Division's featured research presentations & posters

Pearce Hospitality Suite, Batten Center

Thurs., April 30

4:30-6:30 p.m.

Natural Sciences and Mathematics Division's  featured presentations and posters

Blocker Science Auditorium & Blocker Hallway

Students who are interested in giving either an oral or poster presentation at this year’s Undergraduate Research Symposium should fill out this form. The form asks for project information, including course information, the title of project, and an abstract of the project. Students should have this information prepared before they submit the form.

It is recommended that students review their abstracts with their faculty research mentors before submitting this form.

The last date to submit this form is Friday, April 17th.

Divisional symposium sessions are organized by Undergraduate Research Coordinators in each of VWU’s academic divisions. If you have specific questions about a divisional session, contact the Undergraduate Research Coordinator for your division.

  • Humanities -- Dr. Stephen Hock (

  • Natural Sciences & Mathematics -- Dr. Soraya Bartol (

  • Social Sciences Contact: Dr. Sara Sewell (