The Showcase of Graduate Student Scholarship and Creative Activities

Each year, partnering with the Graduate Student Association (GSA), The Graduate School celebrates the excellent work of of James Madison University graduate students at the Showcase of Graduate Student Scholarship & Creative Activities.  Typically, this event is held on campus, in person. The 2020 Showcase happened virtually. The 2021 Graduate Showcase will again be held virtually and asynchronously, and will begin April 19, 2021.  

The Graduate Showcase is an opportunity for graduate students from more than 60 graduate degree programs to share their work with peers, faculty and others in the community. The Graduate Showcase highlights research and creative projects through presentations, posters, art installations and musical performances. Students receive awards for outstanding presentations and posters. 

At our Awards Recognition event, The JMU Graduate School recognizes extraordinary students for their contributions in the areas of Innovation and Civic Engagement, as well as outstanding thesis and dissertation projects. In addition, the Graduate Student Association presents awards to individuals recognized as outstanding graduate students, faculty members, and they recognize exceptional graduate programs.

JMU Graduate students in Masters, Ed.S, doctoral, and certificate programs are invited to submit a proposal to present their work in the virtual showcase. 

The CALL FOR PROPOSALS  for the 2021 Graduate Showcase is open until March 22, 2021.  Upon acceptance of a proposal, students will be provided guidelines for submitting their presentation.  Presentations are expected to be submitted before April 5 to be included in the Showcase. 


View the 2020 Virtual Showcase Of Graduate Student Scholarship and Creative Activities

View 2020 Showcase of Graduate Student Scholarship & Creative Activities awardees

 

View the Showcase archive  to see a list of previous showcase winners,

 

JMU’s Graduate Showcase is an exciting opportunity to celebrate the impactful work of our graduate students, and celebrate the excellence of their creative and scholarly activities! 

 

 

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