Chattanooga State To Host Student Research Symposium On April 27

Monday, March 20, 2017

Chattanooga State is hosting a Student Research Symposium to showcase students’ research of issues within their professional careers and community involvement.   All community members are invited to come and support students and their work.  

Students’ presentations are grounded in academic coursework and tied to their career or professional goals. Working with faculty, these assignments let students apply skills and concepts to issues directly connected to their field of study or vocation.  

The event will take place on Thursday, April 27 from 1-2:30 p.m. in the OMN building.  

For more information go to http://library.chattanoogastate.edu/researchsymposium.


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