Apr 27, 2017

FVCC Holds Eighth Annual Conference on Student Research

Flathead Valley Community College students will present their research projects during the eighth annual FVCC Student Research Conference on May 5. Free and open to the public, the event will begin at 12:15 p.m. in the large community room inside the Arts and Technology Building on campus.

The event will provide approximately 70 students the opportunity to present their research, portfolios and projects to college faculty, staff, students and members of the community. Project topics will range widely in such categories as agriculture, biology, botany, ecology, biotechnology, natural resources, mathematics, chemistry, physics, energy policy, history, economics, business plans and more.

FVCC’s Director of The Honors Program Dr. Christina Relyea, FVCC psychology professor Jerry Lundgren, Dr. Ivan Lorentzen and FVCC honors student Keifer Clark will deliver the event’s opening remarks. The research poster exhibitions will be on display inside the large community room from 1:00 to 2:00 p.m. Individual student presentations will take place every half hour from 2:00 to 3:30 p.m. inside the second-floor classrooms. The event will conclude with an awards ceremony for the winners and 2017 Honors Program graduates at 3:45 p.m. in room 144.

For more information, contact Relyea at 756-3946 or at