Every February, undergraduate researchers from across the State of Tennessee convene at the State Capitol to share their projects with state legislators. Students must apply to present by Oct. 31st, and will be notified if they will represent APSU by Nov. 7th. The statewide presentation is February/March each year.
2017 TELS Conference
The 2017 Tennessee Experiential Learning Symposium (TELS) will be hosted at Austin Peay State University in Clarksville, TN on Thursday, Nov. 2nd in the Morgan University Center. This event will feature students from across Tennessee who have participated in high-impact practices including study abroad, internships, service-learning, undergraduate research and a host of other faculty-mentored experiential activities. The deadline for students to submit an application and abstract is October 20th. We hope that you and your students will be able to attend. APSU Director’s from Service Learning, Study Abroad and Undergraduate Research offices will be hosting a round table discussion during lunch. So, please feel free to attend and network with your colleagues from across the state.
The cost of the event is $30 per guest (continental breakfast and lunch included). I have provided a copy of the tentative schedule below for your convenience. Click the registration hyperlink to register for the event https://epay.apsu.edu/tels.
Schedule and Tentative Presentation Options:
9:00am-10:00am – Check-in and continental breakfast
9:45am-10:00am – Welcome and Schedule Overview
10:00-11:00am – Thematic Track 1 (Oral Presentations, Performances)
11:15am-12:15pm – High Impact Practice Directors Meetings, Keys to the World Luncheon & Workshop (Students)
12:30pm-1:30pm – Poster Exhibit and Display
1:45pm – 2:45pm – Thematic Track 2 (Oral Presentations, Performances)
3:00pm-3:30pm – Awards Ceremony
We are excited to host this Annual event at Austin Peay and look forward to learning about the transformational experiences happening across the state.
Please feel free to contact me (contact information below) or my Administrative Assistant, Joi Garrett at 931-221-6760 or via email at firstname.lastname@example.org should you or your students have any questions.
2018 Tennessee Posters on the Hill
13th Annual APSU Research & Creativity Forum and Graduate Research Extravaganza
- Annual spring reserach forum available for undergraduate and graduate students.
- The Sigma Xi Student Research Showcase is an online science communication competition for high school, undergraduate, and graduate students.