How to Build Your Best Student Research Showcase Presentation

February 10, 2020

What: Join a live Zoom meeting to get tips from Janelle Simmons, Sigma Xi Manager of Programs, about how to prepare for the Sigma Xi Student Research Showcase. Dr. Simmons will particularly focus on the video and discussion widget portion of presentation websites, and will share advice from judge Amrita Dosanjh and past presenters.

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When: February 17, 2020, from 3 p.m. to 4 p.m. Eastern

Background Information: The Sigma Xi Student Research Showcase is an online science communication competition for high school, undergraduate, and graduate students. The competition challenges students to create a website with an abstract, video, and slideshow about their research. Students may submit abstracts by March 6, 2020, to participate. 

Who Should Attend: All students who have submitted abstracts or are considering a submission for the Student Research Showcase. 

More About Sigma Xi: Sigma Xi, The Scientific Research Honor Society is the world’s largest multidisciplinary honor society for scientists and engineers. Its mission is to enhance the health of the research enterprise, foster integrity in science and engineering, and promote the public understanding of science for the purpose of improving the human condition. Sigma Xi chapters can be found at colleges and universities, government laboratories, and industry research centers around the world. More than 200 Nobel Prize winners have been members. The Society is based in Research Triangle Park, North Carolina. On Twitter: @SigmaXiSociety