Nov 27, 2013

FVCC Scholars Conference to Exhibit Student Research

Nearly 100 Flathead Valley Community College students will present their research projects during the college’s Fall Semester Scholars Conference on Student Research on December 6.  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.

Students will deliver over 20 oral presentations, and over 60 research posters will be showcased during the event.  Project topics will range widely in such categories as anatomy and physiology, anthropology, chemistry, human development, international pandemics, math, natural resources, sociology 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 12:15 p.m. in the large community meeting room.  Individual student presentations will take place every half hour from 1 to 2:30 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 2:45 to 3:45 p.m.  The event will conclude with an award ceremony at 4:00 p.m.

Community members who are interested in serving as event judges should contact Jerry Lundgren at 756-3868.  For more information about the conference contact Ivan Lorentzen, Ed.D. at 756-3864 or at