Upper Peninsula ACS Student Research Symposium

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Purpose of the Symposium: To provide a venue for students to present their research in chemistry, chemical engineering, and related fields. This symposium will be an excellent opportunity for students, faculty, and the community at large to learn about the interesting research being
conducted up in the Upper Peninsula of Michigan! The event is sponsored by the Upper Peninsula Section of the American Chemical Society.

Intended Audience: Undergraduate and Graduate students, pursuing research projects through externally-funded grants, guided independent study, or as part of a course. No Cost to Present!

Location: New Science Facility Atrium, Northern Michigan University Campus, Marquette MI Presentation Format: Poster presentations, maximum size 3 feet high x 4 feet wide

How to participate: Register for the event at https://goo.gl/forms/UQLvs8OwUzWFtGqz2

Upper Peninsula Local Section Website: http://upls.sites.acs.org

Questions? Email Steve Johnson at or Lesley Putman at

The deadline for abstract submissions is March 8th, 2018

Awards! We will be judging posters and offering prize money to the best overall posters and presentations. Many awards will be given! All presenters will receive a gift from the UP Local Section.

Travel Support: A limited amount of travel support is available. If you wish to apply, please check the “travel support request” box when you submit your poster abstract. You will be contacted after registration closes.