Workshop Series

Symposium 2021 Workshop Series

I. URS Abstract Overview Workshop: More than a Summary - Writing an Effective Abstract

Asynchronous. Please click here to access this workshop using your LMU credentials.
Speaker: Dr. Morgan Gross, Associate Director, ARC

Join Dr. Morgan Gross, Associate Director, Academic Resource Center for a workshop on writing abstracts. This workshop was originally recorded for SURP 2020 and is 29 minutes long.

II.How are Abstracts Used in My Major? Understanding Abstracts in Multiple Disciplines

Wednesday, February 3rd, 2021 at 2pm PST.
Speaker: Elizabeth Wimberly-Young, Associate Director of Student Research

Join the Office of Research & Creative Arts for an informal conversation about how abstracts are used in multiple disciplines and for assistance with the Symposium application. RSVP tostudent.research@lmu.edu by Tuesday, 2/2 for the Zoom link.

III. Abstracts in the Arts

Click here for access to these handouts using your LMU credentials.

Looking for extra feedback for writing an abstract from an arts discipline? Please check out ORCA's handouts!

IV. Communicating Your Research Through Visuals: How to Create an Effective Poster

Asynchronous. Please click here to access this workshop using your LMU credentials.

Speaker: Alejandra Alarcon, Research Communications Coordinator, Thomas and Dorothy Leavey Center for the Study of Los Angeles

Join Alejandra Alarcon, Research Communications Coordinator for the Center for the Study of Los Angeles for an asynchronous workshop on oral and poster presentations! This presentation was originally recorded for SURP 2020.

II. Conducting Virtual Presentations: How to Present Your Work Remotely

Wednesday, March 17th, 2021 at 2pm PST.
Speaker: Elizabeth Wimberly-Young, Associate Director of Student Research

Join the Office of Research & Creative Arts for an informal conversation about how to virtually present your work at the Undergraduate Research Symposium. RSVP to student.research@lmu.edu by Tuesday, March 16th for the Zoom link.

 

ORCA Instagram DM Drop-In Hours

Need extra one-on-one help with your abstract, application or presentation? Curious about other ORCA programs and opportunities? The ORCA student team is holding drop-in hours over the ORCA Instagram DM! Please follow @lmu_orca for advice, promotion, and help!

DM Drop-in Hours, January-March (except holidays):

· Mondays: 11:00am-3:00pm

· Tuesdays: 12:00pm-4:00pm

· Wednesdays: 10:00am-3:00pm

· Thursdays: 12:00-4:00pm

· Fridays  10:00am-1:00pm