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Celebration of Undergraduate Research and Creative Enquiries

Celebration of Undergraduate Research and Creative Enquiries

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     The University of Pittsburgh at Johnstown is hosting the annual Symposium for Promotion of Academic and Creative Enquiry (SPACE) from noon to 5 p.m. Wednesday, April 13 in the Living/Learning Center on the Pitt-Johnstown campus.  The event is open to the public.

     SPACE provides a forum for undergraduate students to present their work in a variety of disciplines.  Presentations of class assignments, internships, and senior projects in the form of posters or talks will allow each student the opportunity to explain his/her project and answer questions from the audience.  In previous years, students have presented on subjects as diverse as mapping of social issues, emotions in music, and stream ecology.

     The event is being sponsored by Conemaugh Health System and the Phi Kappa Phi Promotion of Excellence Grant.

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     Founded in 1927, Pitt-Johnstown is located in the Laurel Highlands of Western Pennsylvania and is the first and largest regional campus of the University of Pittsburgh.  The University offers a high-quality educational experience in a supportive living-learning environment designed to prepare students for the real world of the 21st century.  Pitt-Johnstown is recognized by U.S.News & World Report as a “Best Baccalaureate College,” by the Princeton Review as a “Best Northeastern College,” and by G.I. Jobs as a “Military Friendly School.”  Additionally, Pitt-Johnstown has been named to the President’s Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll.

Pitt-Johnstown…at the forefront of leading baccalaureate colleges…

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