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2019 Showcase of Graduate Scholarship and Creative Activities

Save the Date!

Wednesday, April 17, 2019 - Hall of Presidents - D-Hall, 3rd Floor


The Graduate School and the Graduate Student Association are partnering to celebrate the excellence of graduate student accomplishments at the Showcase of Graduate Scholarship and Creative Activities, Wednesday, April 17, 2019.

Call for Proposals

Currently enrolled graduate students in certificate, master’s, doctoral or Ed.S. programs are invited to submit proposals for a panel or poster presentation. Proposals, due Friday, March 15, 2019, may include graduate student research or creative projects highlighting the many ways JMU graduate students are contributing to their disciplines. Proposed presentations may take many forms including the use of narrative, performance, visual aids, multi-media, audio, and other elements appropriate to the project topic and discipline. Projects that have been previously presented at professional conferences are welcome.

Proposals should include the following information:

  • 400-500 word abstract or description of the project
  • Brief statement of the project’s contribution or relevance to its discipline
  • Preferred presentation format (poster or panel)
  • Faculty Advisor Information (please inform your advisor of your proposal submission)
  • Permission to present from all project authors and co-authors

Proposal submissions are due Friday, March 15, 2019. All proposals must be submitted through JMU Scholarly Commons.  (Submit a proposal here)

Or find the link here: https://commons.lib.jmu.edu/celebrationofscholarship-grad/.


Please be aware during the event photography/video/live-streaming may be taking place. If you have concerns about you or your work being photographed or videoed please contact event organizers.

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