<div>Hi Group,</div><div> </div><div>You might consider submitting here...</div><div> </div><div>Sharon<br><br></div><div class="gmail_quote">---------- Forwarded message ----------<br>From: <b class="gmail_sendername"></b> <span dir="ltr">&lt;<a href="mailto:provost@bu.edu">provost@bu.edu</a>&gt;</span><br>

Date: Fri, Feb 8, 2013 at 5:01 PM<br>Subject: Scholars Day 2013<br>To: <a href="mailto:goldbe@bu.edu">goldbe@bu.edu</a><br><br><br>





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<p style="line-height:16pt" class="MsoNormal"><strong><span style="font-family:&quot;Arial&quot;,&quot;sans-serif&quot;">Boston University</span></strong><u></u><u></u></p>
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<p style="line-height:13.5pt" class="MsoNormal"><span style="font-family:&quot;Arial&quot;,&quot;sans-serif&quot;;font-size:9pt">Associate Provost for Graduate Affairs<span><br>
One Silber Way<br>
Boston, Massachusetts 02215</span><u></u><u></u></span></p>
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<p style="line-height:12pt" class="MsoNormal"><span style="font-family:&quot;Calibri&quot;,&quot;sans-serif&quot;">The abstract submission form for
</span><b><span style="color:red;font-family:&quot;Calibri&quot;,&quot;sans-serif&quot;">Scholars Day 2013
</span></b><b><span style="font-family:&quot;Calibri&quot;,&quot;sans-serif&quot;">(formerly the Science and Engineering Research Symposium)</span></b><span style="font-family:&quot;Calibri&quot;,&quot;sans-serif&quot;"> will be available online between March 1 - 17th</span><span><span> </span></span><span>at<span> </span></span><span style="color:rgb(31,73,125);font-family:&quot;Calibri&quot;,&quot;sans-serif&quot;"><a href="http://www.bu.edu/research/aboutus/events/scholars-day/" target="_blank">http://www.bu.edu/research/aboutus/events/scholars-day/</a>
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<p style="line-height:13.5pt" class="MsoNormal"><b><span style="font-family:&quot;Calibri&quot;,&quot;sans-serif&quot;">The abstract submission deadline is 11:59 PM EST on Sunday, March 17, 2013.</span></b><span><span style="font-family:&quot;Calibri&quot;,&quot;sans-serif&quot;"> </span></span><span style="font-family:&quot;Calibri&quot;,&quot;sans-serif&quot;">Upon
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<p style="line-height:13.5pt" class="MsoNormal"><u><span style="font-family:&quot;Calibri&quot;,&quot;sans-serif&quot;">All graduate students in a degree-granting program at Boston University who are also engaged in research in any area of study are invited to participate.</span></u><span style="font-family:&quot;Calibri&quot;,&quot;sans-serif&quot;">
 Postdoctoral researchers are also welcome, but are not eligible for awards.</span><span><u></u><u></u></span></p>
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<p style="line-height:13.5pt" class="MsoNormal"><span style="font-family:&quot;Calibri&quot;,&quot;sans-serif&quot;">This event is intended to honor and celebrate research by our graduate students and has been held at Boston University for nearly two decades. During
 that time the number and quality of presentations has grown enormously, as has the number of awards presented. Judging will be done using a standardized scorecard so that prizes are awarded equitably.
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<p style="line-height:13.5pt;margin-bottom:12pt" class="MsoNormal"><span style="font-family:&quot;Calibri&quot;,&quot;sans-serif&quot;">Students will be asked to begin hanging their posters at 9:30 a.m.  Judging will take place between 11 a.m. and 2 p.m.  Please
 plan to be present during as much of this time as possible, as you may need to assist the judges in their understanding of your work. The winners will be announced at a 4 p.m. reception.   <u></u><u></u></span></p>
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 the faculty, we hope you will consider volunteering to judge, encouraging your graduate students to become involved, and persuading your undergraduate students to attend.</span><span><u></u><u></u></span></p>
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</div><br><br clear="all"><br>-- <br>Sharon Goldberg<br>Computer Science, Boston University<br><a href="http://www.cs.bu.edu/~goldbe" target="_blank">http://www.cs.bu.edu/~goldbe</a>