John Wesley Powell Student Research Conference
The John Wesley Powell Student Research Conference was established as an annual event
in 1990. Held in April each year, the conference provides an opportunity for students
who are pursuing individual research projects to present those projects in a public
forum. Research projects pursued by students at any level - freshman through senior
- and in any academic program throughout the university, are eligible to participate.
Research can be presented either in a poster session format, or in a (15-min) oral
The virtual 2021 John Wesley Powell Student Research Conference will be held in Digital Commons, April 10-11.
View the full conference schedule on our details page.
The conference typically attracts more than 100 undergraduates, who showcase research
projects from a variety of University departments and programs, including: psychology,
economics, political science, biology, mathematics, chemistry, English, theatre, and