The SCSE's 8th Annual Student Research Symposium Co-sponsored with NIH MARC NU-STAR Program

Dr. Julian F. Hillyer, Associate Professor of Biological Sciences at Vanderbilt University will deliver the keynote address during the Northeastern Illinois University Student Center for Science Engagement's Eighth Annual Student Research Symposium on September 16th. Dr. Hillyer's Lab is interested in basic aspects of mosquito immunology and physiology and this research will advance the understanding of novel pest and disease control strategies.

The symposium showcases the research conducted through the SCSE's summer internship program during which Northeastern science students work with faculty on a broad array of research projects. 

Student oral presentations will take place in the Golden Eagles room from 9:15 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. (Session I) and 3:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. (Session II) and are open to the public. The lunch and keynote speaker are by RSVP only, but the afternoon student poster sessions (12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m. and 2:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.) will be located in Village Square, is open to the Northeastern community.

View the detail schedule and symposium booklet available SCSE 8th Annual Research Symposium.