Dec 5, 2012

FVCC Scholars Conference to Exhibit Student Research

Approximately 70 Flathead Valley Community College students will present their research projects during the college’s Fall Semester Scholars Conference on Student Research this Friday.  The event will provide participating students the opportunity to present their research, portfolios and projects to college faculty, staff and students and members of the community.

Twenty student presentations will be delivered, and over 30 research posters will be showcased during the event.  Project topics will range widely in such categories as anatomy and physiology, anthropology, business, chemistry, ethics, history, natural resources, nursing, physics, and psychology.

The event is open to the public and will take place in the Arts and Technology Building on the FVCC campus.  The opening ceremony will take place at 12:30 p.m. in the large community meeting room.  Student panel presentations will occur every 15 minutes from 1 to 2 p.m. in the large community meeting room.  Individual student presentations will take place every half hour from 2 to 3:30 p.m. inside the classrooms located on the upper level of the building.  The research poster exhibitions will be on display inside the large community meeting room from 3:30 to 4:30 p.m.  The event will conclude with an award ceremony at 4:30 p.m.

For the complete event schedule and list of research presentation and poster topics, visit, or contact Ivan Lorentzen at 756-3864 or at