SWOSU Research & Scholarly Activity Fair is April 17

Southwestern Oklahoma State University’s 25th annual Research and Scholarly Activity Fair involving students and faculty will be held Tuesday, April 17, at the Wellness Center in Weatherford.

The public is invited, and admission is free. Registration opens at 11:30 a.m., and there will be booths stationed around the Wellness Center. The welcome and introduction session is at 12:30 p.m. with poster presentations beginning at 12:45 on the events center floor. Podium presentations are set to begin at 1 p.m. Two food trucks will be stationed outside the events center.

Ed Klein, chair of the SWOSU Department of Education and a member of the scholarly fair committee, said there are 128 entries for poster presentations and 10 oral presentations. He said area high school students will also attend the fair.

The SWOSU Research and Scholarly Activity Fair, celebrating its silver anniversary this year, showcases the research and scholarly activities of undergraduate students who have made an inquiry or investigation that makes an original intellectual or creative contribution to their discipline.

For more information about the event, contact the Office of Sponsored Programs at (580) 774-7012. Info is also available on the SWOSU website: www.swosu.edu/osp and follow the Research Fair link.