Research and Creativity Expo

Proposal Submission Form

The Peru State College Research and Creativity Expo will be held on Tuesday, April 18, 2023. The Expo provides opportunities for students to present their original research to their peers, faculty, staff and community members. Student research is a high impact practice that has been shown to increase student engagement and learning. The Expo is a key part of the College's Strategic Plan, "Engaging the Future."

The Expo is open to all students: Undergraduate and Graduate, Online and On-Campus. Online students can present via Zoom if they are not able to come to campus.


2023 Research and Creativity Expo Schedule

April 18, 2023

Schedule of Events

8:30-9:00 a.m. Registration and Check In
  Location: Al Wheeler Activity Center (AWAC) Lobby
9:00-9:50 a.m.  Poster Exhibitions
  Location: Al Wheeler Activity Center (AWAC) Gym
9:45-10:50 a.m.

Oral and Creative Presentations

Jindra Black Box
Austin Martin and Trey Drake
Nicholas Hower
Trey Drake
Tabitha Sidders
Owen Smith and Alfie Steele

CATS Conference Room
Brooklyn Franco
Dennis Kirkpatrick
Aaron Barnes
Shawn Shackelford, Rebecca Hupp, Sarah Davis-Kovarik

Performing Arts Center
William Mueller
Kylie Edington, Ashley Glazebrook
MaKayla Nagengast
Melody Sly
Gabe Cordoba, Timothy Soules, Hunter Wood

11:00 a.m. 

Luncheon and Certificate Presentation
Live Oak Room, Student Center

RSVP required

6:00 p.m.

Peru Theatre Company's Production of "Love Song"

Jindra Black Box Theatre

More information available here. 


Submission Information

Proposal Submission Form

If you are doing a poster presentation, please know that the posters must by 36"'x 48" and created using PowerPoint. Poster files must be turned into Bekka Rinne by March 31, 2023.

Poster Information

Use the templates below to create your poster.

Horizontal templates (.pptx)

Vertical templates (.pptx)

All of these templates have been set up using the Peru State College branding. However, please use whatever color scheme you wish, just keep in mind our logo guidelines when changing colors, design or resizing any logos.

Also, all templates provided are just suggestions; Please feel free to mix and match templates however you wish!

Some of these guidelines are included in each template, but just to reiterate: