Mid-Atlantic Undergraduate Research Conference

Monday, January 24, 2011

Call for Papers and Presentations

The 8th Annual


March 18, 2011

 Hosted by the West Virginia Wesleyan Honors Program

West Virginia Wesleyan College invites undergraduates in all academic disciplines to participate in the eighth annual Mid-Atlantic Undergraduate Research Conference March 18, 2011, to be held at West Virginia Wesleyan College.

The product of all academic disciplines is welcome and submissions need not be traditional research papers. Submissions for presentation at the conference should reflect the level of excellence typical of upper level seminar classes and should not exceed 15 minutes presentation time.

A faculty member whose area of expertise covers the thematic of the submission should write a brief note of endorsement supporting the submission (email OK). Papers need not be fully complete at time of submission. The deadline is February 22th but conference slots will be filled on a first-come, first-served basis. Last year all slots were filled by February1st. $1000 in prize money will be shared by conferees responsible for the finest submissions. Presentations selected for prizes will be announced on the WVWC website one week after the conference.

Registration is free for WVWC students and $25 for all off-campus participants.

To make a presentation at the conference send a title and abstract of your paper (or a description of your presentation if it is not a paper) along with faculty endorsement to Dr. Vicki Phillips Box 13 WVWC Buckhannon, WV 26201 or email to All presentation locations will be Power Point ready. Conferees must provide their own computer. Apple Users must notify Dr. Phillips in advance.

For more information email Dr. Vicki Phillips at

--Dr. Vicki Phillips, Associate Professor of Religion--

Program Coordinator: The Mid-Atlantic Undergraduate Research Conference --

West Virginia Wesleyan College

Buckhannon,, West Virginia 23201

(304) 473-8444