Intercollegiate Symposium at Norwich University



Vermont Academy of Arts and Sciences 2018 Intercollegiate Student Symposium



The VAAS Intercollegiate Student Symposium is a forum for College and University students in Vermont to present original work in the Arts or Sciences.

SUBMISSIONS must be accompanied by a faculty recommendation acknowledging the outstanding nature of the work; must be in final format (no rough drafts); and include a cover letter indicating audiovisual requirements, as well as a phone number and e-mail address where you may be reached. For science presentations a detailed abstract is acceptable. Presentations should not exceed 15 minutes and may include class essays, creative writing, research projects, artwork, musical compositions, and/or multimedia presentations. If your work is accepted you will receive an invitation to participate, and will be expected to be present for the entire program (9:00-12:00) on April 21 to provide an oral presentation and to support other students. Free lunches will be provided.

WRITTEN WORK (including science abstracts): Send a double-spaced document in any common format (i.e., Word, PDF, Google Doc) via email.

ARTWORK: Send photographs via email with descriptions of the medium for up to three (3) works. The actual work must be displayed at the conference.

MUSIC: Send a score and a CD performance of the work via email. Use of Piano may be requested in advance.

THEATER: Send a YouTube or Vimeo link of a short scene of the performance that might be enacted at the conference.

MULTIMEDIA WORKS: Send a copy of your work via email. Include a text description of the nature of your presentation.

Submissions must be received by April 7, 2018.

All Materials should be sent to:

 Matthew Thomas, Psychology Department, Norwich University, Northfield, VT 05663

Symposium events are free and open to the public, family, friends and professors.