Student Research Expo


UALR Undergraduate and Graduate Student Research and Creative Works Expo 2015

Monday April 13, 2015

9 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Donaghey Student Center

Undergraduate Expo & Judging: 9 a.m. – 12 noon

Graduate Expo & Judging: 1 p.m. – 4 p.m.


The UALR Student Research and Creative Works Expo will offer an opportunity for both undergraduate and graduate students at UALR to showcase their research, scholarly, and creative endeavors in all disciplines. Any ongoing or completed research or creative work done by UALR students is eligible, including but are not limited to: thesis and dissertation projects, graduation theses, senior theses, honors projects, independent study projects, capstone projects and course-related projects, among others. Activities may be recently completed or on-going and may be collaborative or individual.

All research by UALR researchers involving human participants, or animal subjects must be reviewed and approved by the Institutional Review Board (IRB), or the Institutional Biosaftey Committee (IBC) or Institutional Animal Care and Use (IACUC) committees respectively.

Format: Poster presentations (36 inch x 48 inch poster boards will be provided).  Alternative formats such as performance or film clips must be requested in advance. Instructions to make a poster presentation.

Deadline to submit application: Monday, April 6 at noon.

Submit your application online:

Graduate entry application.

Undergraduate entry application.

Award Categories:

Life & Physical Sciences
Professional Studies
Social Sciences
Health Sciences

Health Sciences
Life Sciences
Professional Studies
Physical Sciences
Social Sciences

Some of the above categories may be combined if the number of entrants in a particular category is deemed by the SRCWC to be too low.

The UALR Student Research Expo will:
– Celebrate and showcase students’ involvement in scholarly research and creative productions campus-wide
– Provide a venue that supports UALR’s combined educational and research missions
– Allow students to exchange ideas in a professional settingAll students will receive a participation certificate.

Awards will be given in each category.

For more information contact:

Dr. E Christopher Lloyd, Social Work (

Dr. Jeremy S. Ecke, English (, Faculty Vice-Chair.

2015 Creative Works Rubric

2015 Research Rubric