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January 11, 2013

CFP Conference: "Europe: East and West" Undergraduate Research Symposium, University of Pittsburgh

Deadline: January 28, 2013

The Undergraduate Research Symposium is an annual event designed to provide undergraduate students from the University of Pittsburgh and other colleges and universities in the region with advanced research experiences and opportunities to develop presentation skills. The event is open to undergraduates from all majors and institutions who have written a research paper from a social science, humanities, or business perspective focusing on the study of Eastern, Western, or Central Europe, the European Union, Russia, or other countries of the former Soviet Union. The Symposium is held on the University of Pittsburgh-Oakland campus.

After the initial submission of papers, selected participants are grouped into panels according to their research topics. The participants then give 10- to 15-minute presentations based on their research to a panel of faculty and graduate students. The presentations are open to the public.

2013 Dates:
-Students submit a 250-300 word abstract and their entire paper, postmarked by January 28, 2013, using the downloadable application form
-Selected students notified by mid-February 2013.
-Final revised papers due by March 20, 2013.
-Presentations made at the Symposium on April 12, 2013.

Please email gbpeirce@pitt.edu for more information

Posted by sarayu at January 11, 2013 02:39 PM