2017 Workshops

Workshops for Day 1 Presenters

The following sessions are geared towards presenters on Day 1 of Research Days (arts, business, education, engineering, humanities, law, mathematics, sciences and other topics) but are open to all Research Days participants.

Poster Preparation Workshop
Tuesday, March 7, 2017
5:00-7:00pm
Marvin Center, Room 308

Hands-on Poster Preparation and Feedback Session
Wednesday, March 22, 2017
5:00-7:00pm
Marvin Center, Room 403
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How to Present Your Work at Research Days
Tuesday, March 28, 2017
5:00-7:00pm
Marvin Center, Room 403
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Workshops for Day 2 Presenters

The following sessions and resources are targeted towards presenters on Day 2 of Research Days (health and medicine topics) but are open to all Research Days participants.

Tips for Optimizing Your Poster Design & Layout (On-campus or WebEx)
Wednesday, March 1, 2017
12:00noon-1:00pm
Ross Hall, Room 602
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Show Off Your Data! How to Create Graphs, Pie Charts and Tables (On-campus or WebEx)
Tuesday, March 7, 2017
12:00noon-1:00pm
Ross Hall, Room 602
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Link, Share, Publicize Your Poster! (On-campus or WebEx)
Thursday, March 16, 2017
1:00-2:00pm
Ross Hall, Room 529
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Hands-On Research Day Poster Feedback Session
Tuesday, March 21, 2017
12:00noon-4:00pm
Himmelfarb Library, 1st Floor
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How to Present your Poster and Wow Judges! (On-campus or WebEx)
Wednesday, March 22, 2017
12:00noon-1:00pm
Ross Hall, Room 529
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One-on-One Consultations
One-on-one help with writing and/or editing an abstract is available by making an appointment with the GW Writing Center @ Himmelfarb.

Online Resources
In addition, Himmelfarb Health Sciences Library has a number of online resources available with tips on writing abstracts, creating graphics and tables, designing your poster, presenting your poster to judges and guidance on finding images that comply with copyright and fair use. Visit the online Himmelfarb Research Days Resources.