New College Undergraduate Inquiry and Research Experiences

Undergraduate Research and Creative Projects Symposium 

ASU West research symposium

Sign-up to present at the 2019 Undergraduate Research and Creative Projects Symposium.

Registration deadline: Tuesday, March 19, 2019

ASU undergraduate students, community college and high school students and their mentors are invited to present their research and creative projects at this year's New College Undergraduate Research and Creative Projects Symposium. Research projects will be in conference poster format. The event will feature a poster session, keynote address, and award ceremony. Awards will be given to the top presented and non-presented posters or creative projects. Admission to the event is free and open to the public!

Event Information

When: Tuesday, April 9, 2019

            Set-up 9:00—11:00 a.m.

            Students should drop-off posters at West campus (New College Dean's Office, FAB N301) by 4/8 - 10 a.m.

            Judging 11:00 a.m.—2:30 p.m.

            Poster Session 2:30—4:15 p.m.

            Keynote address Jennifer F. Hackney Price 'Time to Fly: Exploring Developmental Checkpoints in Fruit Flies

            Awards ceremony 4:45—5:15 p.m.

Where: ASU West | La Sala Ballrooms

Who:  ASU students, community college and high school students interested in presenting research and creative projects (including, but not limited to, NCUIRE, Individualized Instruction, Capstone experiences, etc.)

How: Register by March 19, 2019 

Poster and Creative Project Guidelines

Posters may be up to 5x4 ft. in size.

For students who wish to present projects in a digital format, you will be required to supply your own laptop and extension cord. Alternatively, students may send digital presentations formatted in PPT, MOV, or MP4 to be displayed in a looping powerpoint or movie format with all students who submit digitally. If submissions are not in these formats, they will not be considered. All digital submissions must be received by April 5, 2018. A 10 minute maximum for digital submissions.

If you have a poster larger than 5x4 ft. or will be presenting a digital project, please email Eric Swank ( for approval.

Submit Poster Entry


Posters and creative projects will be judged by ASU faculty from various disciplines on April 9 from 11:00 a.m.-2:30 p.m. Judging times will vary and take place at random. Students who wish to be judged on presented posters and projects must be at their posters during the judging period outlined above. All other posters and projects will be placed in the non-presented category.


Awards will be given to the top posters and creative projects in the presented and non-presented catagories.


Please email for any questions about the Undergraduate Research and Creative Projects Symposium.