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Welcome to the Second Annual MAD-RUSH Undergraduate Research Conference. Sponsored by the School of Liberal Arts at James Madison University, this conference features over 80 students from 19 different colleges and universities in Virginia, Maryland, the District of Columbia, Massachusetts, Georgia and Louisiana.  They are here to present outstanding examples of undergraduate research in the humanities and social sciences.

In addition to the generous support of the College of Arts and Letters at James Madison University, this conference has been made possible through assistance from the Departments of English, Foreign Languages, Literatures and Cultures, History, Philosophy and Religion, and Sociology and Anthropology.


Keynote Speaker Matt Wasniewski

Schedule of Presentations