Expo Info for Students

WELCOME, Bradley Students, to the 2017 Student Scholarship Expo! 

The Student Scholarship Expo is an annual, campus-wide celebration of your exemplary accomplishments in research, scholarship, and creative production. Please check back to this site often as we continually update information about this year's event! 

REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN! 

Registration entails 3 steps. 

Step 1: CLICK HERE to complete the registration form NO LATER THAN Friday, March 10th. (You may preview a PDF of the form by clicking here)

Steps 2 and 3: Students who register by March 10th will receive separate instructions on how to submit your Abstracts by March 31st, and on how to verify your final EXPO entries. 

Here are some tips for getting started now so that your presentation at EXPO is competitive and noteworthy:

  1. TALK to your faculty mentor NOW about EXPO and let him/her know you would like to present at EXPO.
  2. TALK to those who presented last year! A full list of presenters, including award winners from your disciplinary area and college, are provided under the Previous Expos tab from the main EXPO page. 
  3. ATTEND a student EXPO information session! The next one will be scheduled SOON to take place in early December.
  4. VIEW award winning posters from last year. These are accessible under the Previous Expos Tab on the main EXPO page.
  5. CLICK on the resources and links listed below to learn more about preparing and presenting a poster in your disciplinary area. 
  6. ASK us any questions you may have about EXPO by e-mailing us at osp@bradley.edu

STUDENT RESOURCES and LINKS

Links to Bradley resources and information:

The EXPO Presenter Checklist

Student Scholarship Expo Awards and Prizes

Poster Preparation and Printing Guidelines - including CityBlue Technologies Pricing for as low as $20

The RESEARCH and SCHOLARSHIP scoring rubric

The SCHOLARLY SERVICE scoring rubric

The CREATIVE WORKS scoring rubric

2016 Poster Award Winners by College:

Foster College of Business

Slane College of Communication and Fine Arts (Fine Arts)

College of Education and Health Sciences (Health Sciences)

College of Education and Health Sciences (Family and Consumer Sciences)

Caterpillar College of Engineering and Technology (Civil Engineering and Construction)

Caterpillar College of Engineering and Technology (Electrical and Computer Engineering)

Caterpillar College of Engineering and Technology (Industrial and Manufacturing Engineering)

Caterpillar College of Engineering and Technology (Mechanical Engineering)

College of Liberal Arts and Sciences

2017 Poster Award Winners by College:

Foster College of Business (Behavioral)

Foster College of Business (Quantitative)

The College of Education and Health Sciences Award (Family and Consumer Sciences)

The College of Education and Health Sciences Award (Education)

The College of Education and Health Sciences Award (Health Sciences)

The Caterpillar College of Engineering and Technology (Industrial and Manufacturing Engineering and Technology)

The Caterpillar College of Engineering and Technology (Mechanical Engineering)

The Caterpillar College of Engineering and Technology (Industrial and Manufacturing Engineering)

The Caterpillar College of Engineering and Technology (Civil Engineering and Construction)

The College of Liberal Arts and Sciences Award (Computation and Mathematical Sciences)

The College of Liberal Arts and Sciences Award (English)

The College of Liberal Arts and Sciences Award (Humanities)

The Slane College of Communication and Fine Arts (Interactive Media)

Links to online resources for developing posters and poster presentations:

Designing Conference Presentations (Used with permission. Last accessed 1/20/16). Includes tips on how to present your poster to judges, as well tips on organizing a poster, especially in fields of science.

Designing Humanities Posters (Used with permission, Last accessed 1/20/16) A great resource from the University of Maryland with samples and templates of posters in the Humanities fields. 

Presenting Conference Papers and Posters in the Humanities (Used with permission, Last accessed 2/17/16). 

Design Tips for Creating Arts and Humanities Posters (Used with permission, Last accessed 2/17/16).

Student Poster Samples (Used with permission, Last accessed 2/17/16)