Celebration of Student Scholarship


Scholarship: a student-faculty collaboration to examine, create, and share new knowledge or works in ways commensurate with practices in the discipline.


Event Schedule

Wednesday, April 12:

Poster Drop Off: 12:00-4:00pm in LRC 224

Thursday, April 13:

Opening Ceremony: 9:00 a.m. in JXJ 1322

Welcome Address

Technology Innovation Award Presentation

Poster Displays: 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. in Jamrich Lobbies

Poster Judging from 8 a.m. - 10 a.m.

Poster Award Ceremony and Lunch: 12:00 p.m. in Jamrich 1100 Lobby

Oral Presentations: 9:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. in Jamrich 1322 and Jamrich 1311

Faculty Keynote: 5:00 p.m. in Jamrich 1100

"What's in Your Nose? A Study of Nasal Colonizing Staph and Strep in Marquette"

Josh Sharp - Biology
Paul Mann - Clinical Lab Sciences
Catherine Bammert - Clinical Lab Sciences
Yuba Gautam - Health & Human Performance

"DNA and Diversity: Zambia, Blue Wildebeest, Bioinformatics, and Computer Clusters"
Jeff Horn - Computer Science & Mathematics
Katherine Teeter - Biology
Alec Lindsay - Biology

Then, join us for Science on Tap - The Next Generation at 7:00 p.m. at the Ore Dock Brewery, this month featuring NMU student scholars. 

Previous Celebration information:

2016 Celebration Program and photos. 
2015 Celebration Program and photos.  
2014 Celebration program and photos.
2013 Celebration program and photos.
2012 Celebration program and photos of the poster winners and other event photos.

This event is sponsored by The McNair Scholars Program and The NMU Office of Graduate Education.
If you have any questions, please contact studentcelebrate@nmu.edu