SWOSU Host Successful Student Research and Scholarly Activity Fair
The 14th annual Student Research and Scholarly Activity Fair was held recently on the Southwestern Oklahoma State University campus in Weatherford.
This year 115 students sponsored by 20 faculty members participated in the fair, presenting a total of 63 poster presentations and one oral presentation. Many of the 64 presentations have been or will be presented at various organizational events at the state, regional and national levels.
The student fair is designed to give students the opportunity to present their research and other scholarly activities in poster or podium presentation format. The students had the opportunity to discuss their research and scholarly activities with other participants, university personnel and community visitors.
The event was sponsored by the University Research and Scholarly Activity Committee and the SWOSU Office of Sponsored Programs.
The presentations were represented by students from the following disciplines: School of Allied Health, Department of Art, Athletic Training Program, Department of Biological Sciences, Department of Chemistry and Physics, Department of Entrepreneurship and Computer Systems, Department of Industrial and Engineering Technology, Department of Music, Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Department of Psychology and Department of Social Sciences.
Faculty sponsors were: Lisa Appeddu, Donna Barlow, Madeline Baugher, Gary Bell, Melinda Burgess, Stephen Burgess, Brian Campbell, Fred Gates, Peter Grant, Tim Hubin, E.K. Jeong, Jason Johnson, William Kelly, Sophia Lee, Warren Moseley, Steven O’Neal, Les Ramos, Jeff Short, Muatasem Ubeidat and Jessica Young.
For graduate and undergraduate students interested in participating in next year’s SWOSU Student Research and Scholarly Activity Fair, applications should be available during the 2007 fall semester and next year’s event will take place during the 2008 spring semester.
Members of the 2007 University Research and Scholarly Activity Committee are: chair Dr. Jason Johnson, Dr. Steven Burgess, Dr. Brian Campbell, Dayna Coker, Dr. Les Ramos, Dr. Muatasem Ubeidat, ex-officio member Anita Blankenship and recording secretary Iona Miller.
Additional photographs may be viewed on the SWOSU Office of Sponsored Programs web page at http://www.swosu.edu/administration/osp/news/index.asp.