|SARASOTA, Fla. (March 28, 2019) – USF Sarasota-Manatee students are making final preparations ahead of next week’s “Student Showcase for Projects, Research and Innovation” at USFSM’s Selby Auditorium, 8350 N. Tamiami Trail.The all-day program, scheduled for Friday, April 5, offers students an opportunity to present their research and projects, learn from peers and network with faculty and community representatives. Open to undergraduate and graduate students from any USFSM college, the annual event features dozens of poster and oral presentations, often accompanied by PowerPoint displays.“The showcase really has become a favorite event on campus,” said Jenna Luque, PhD, an instructor of communication sciences and disorders in the College of Science & Mathematics. “It’s a wonderful opportunity for students to demonstrate their knowledge of a particular subject, and, in many cases, the students have spent months preparing for this day. The diversity of topics and depth of research is truly impressive.”Topics vary widely and range from biology, economics and psychology to arts-based research. Each project requires a faculty mentor.More information is available at usfsm.edu/research/student-showcase. To attend the showcase, click the “register” link on the left side. Attendance is open to students, faculty, staff and the general public. The showcase runs from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
|About USF Sarasota-Manatee (USFSM)
USF Sarasota-Manatee is a regional campus of the University of South Florida system, offering the prestige of a nationally ranked research university with the convenience of a hometown location, including classes in Manatee and Sarasota counties, Venice and online. USFSM is ideal for those interested in pursuing a baccalaureate or master’s degree, professional certification, or continuing education credit in a small, personal setting with distinguished faculty and a dynamic curriculum of more than 40 academic programs. Website: www.usfsm.edu.