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SOIS Student Research Day – Call for Proposals

March 4

CALL FOR PROPOSALS: Submit your research projects, research papers, software applications, or research proposals for the SOIS Research Day!

SOIS undergraduate, masters, and doctoral students are invited to showcase their work by participating in the 2022 annual Student Research Day. Participation will take the form of either an oral presentation or a poster presentation based on students’ course projects or professional work. Presentations may be on any topic germane to information studies and may draw on any research methodology. Students whose proposals are accepted for oral presentations will be allotted 15 minutes to present their topic. Poster presenters will discuss their research with interested attendees during the poster session. Group projects are welcome. Presentations will be live-streamed. Distance students are therefore encouraged to submit their work.

Submission requirements: Students interested in participating must submit a proposal (Word or pdf file) that includes the following:

  • Author name(s) and email address(es)
  • Undergraduate or graduate student status
  • Type of project: oral presentation or poster presentation
  • Title of the project
  • Abstract of the research project (maximum 500 words)

Proposals will be reviewed by members of the Research Committee and notifications of acceptance will be sent by March 14, 2022.

Submission Deadline: March 4, 2022

Notification of Acceptance: March 14, 2022

Event Date: April 29, 2022


Email questions to:
Dr. Peekhaus (peekhaus@uwm.edu)
Chairperson of the SOIS Research Committee

SOIS Student Research Day - Call for Proposals

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      By submitting my research proposal, I agree to allow my work to be made available online during the SOIS Student Research Day. I consent to the publication of my name and participation if my proposal is chosen for the 1st or 2nd place awards.