Student research highlights annual conference

Phi Kappa Phi Student Research and Fine Arts Conference Poster“Celebrating Student Success” is the theme of the 15th Annual Student Research and Fine Arts Conference being held at Georgia Regents University on Wednesday, March 19. This event, sponsored by GRU’s chapter of the Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi, will be held from noon to 6 p.m. in the Jaguar Student Activities Center on the Summerville Campus. Highlighting this year’s meeting will be Dr. Heather Gibbon, Dean for Faculty Development at The College of Wooster, who will serve as the keynote speaker for the conference’s opening ceremony at noon in the JSAC Ballroom.

The conference will also feature performances by the GRU Opera and Musical Theatre Ensemble as well as poster sessions and lectures on various session topics including “Was Phinizy the Underground Man Canvasing Downtown Augusta?” “Basically The Silence of the Lambs with Some Corporate Foul Play and Premarital Sex Thrown in for Good Measure,” and “Did Gamma Rays or Seismic Gradiometry Cause the Earthquake’s Fault in Not Inhibiting Herpesvirus?”

For more information on this event, call 706-721-0955 or visit