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Whalen Academic Symposium

Whalen Academic Symposium

Submission process opens November 4, 2019.

23rd Annual James J. Whalen Academic Symposium

Tuesday, April 9, 2020

Faculty and Staff:

Last year's Symposium was a great success because of all the support we received. If you are able to join us this year for the 22nd Annual Whalen Symposium, on April 2, 2019, in the Campus Center as a Moderator, Time Keeper, Finalist Judge, Volunteer and/or Abstract Reviewer, we'd be glad to have you.

Interested in being an Abstract Reviewer?

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Faculty will electronically review 3-6 abstracts (500-750 words per abstract) during spring break to determine finalist presentations which will be highlighted at the Symposium. Award winners will be selected from the pool of finalists at the Symposium!

Interested in being a Finalist Judge?

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On the day of the Symposium, Faculty will be assigned abstracts and presentations to grade based on a provided Rubric. This information will be used to select this year's Finalists!

Interested in Being a Moderator?

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On the day of the Symposium, Moderators will be asked to welcome attendees, introduce speakers, and facilitate brief Q+A's.

Interested in Being a Volunteer?

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On the day of the Symposium, Volunteers will be asked to assist with Registration or Time Keeping, as well as to support one another when the need might arise. Once we receive this form, we will send you a listing of times to choose from during the day. You can volunteer for one hour or the entire day! Help us support our students!

Please contact ostoute1@ithaca.edu with questions or concerns.

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