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From Every Voice

A Research and Creative Works Symposium From Every Voice

Southwestern University’s Research and Creative Works Symposium, is scheduled in lieu of classes Tuesday, April 12, 2016.

The Symposium is a celebration of the work of our students, faculty, and staff. It provides an excellent opportunity to showcase their academic accomplishments, explore the research and creative works to the university community and general public.   The 2015 Symposium included poster presentations, faculty, student, and staff art exhibits, a solo dance performance, faculty panel discussions, and presentations of faculty and student research. The diversity of presentations provided an opportunity for everyone to engage in conversations on thought-provoking topics, to question our own perspectives, and to see the world from a multi-faced view. The 17th Annual Research and Creative Works Symposium is scheduled on April 12, 2016 is free and open to the public. 

2016 abstracts will be accepted

February 1 - March 4, 2016








In an episode of KUT’s podcast Higher Ed, Jennifer Stayton and Southwestern University President Dr. Ed Burger explore what it takes to create new knowledge and who is actually qualified to do that.

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    First Symposium showcases the work of students as a result of the First-Year and Advanced-Entry Seminar experience.