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Research Day 2024 | Friday, April 19, 2024

Collage of Research Day 2024 Events

Welcome to the Annual Research Day Celebration at Spelman College!

Every year, Spelman College takes pride in spotlighting the extraordinary scholarship and creative endeavors of our talented undergraduate students. Research Day serves as a vibrant platform for showcasing the diverse array of topics that our students explore, demonstrating the depth of their intellectual curiosity and the unwavering support they receive from their mentors. Research Day is a testament to the rich tapestry of talents woven into the fabric of Spelman College.

As we celebrate Research Day, we invite you to immerse yourself in the depth and breadth of our students' achievements. Witness the impact of mentorship, the synergy of collaboration, and the boundless potential of Spelman scholars.

Stay tuned for more details on Research Day, where we unveil the sea of talents that defines the Spelman experience.

Why Participate ?

At Spelman College, we strongly encourage student researchers to actively engage in Research Day for its multifaceted benefits. This event not only facilitates meaningful connections with peers, faculty, and mentors but also positions students as advocates for undergraduate research. Participation enhances professional profiles, adding depth to

resumes and signaling commitment to academic excellence. Beyond showcasing findings, Research Day provides a dynamic learning experience, refining essential career skills. It celebrates mentorship, contributing to the vibrant tapestry of academic exploration at Spelman College and inspiring future scholars. Seize this pivotal opportunity to reflect on achievements, set new goals, and contribute to the culture of intellectual exploration.

Important Dates

RD 2024 Task

Nov. 21, 2023
Application Database Open - Until March 1, 2024. Student participants begin by logging in or creating a new account.   - - 
March 1, 2024
Abstract Submission - By primary student presenter. Must confirm the mode of presentation (e.g. oral, exhibit, performance, poster, film)
It is expected that your mentor has reviewed your abstract before submission.
March 6, 2024
Mentor/Project Advisor approval is required for all submitted abstracts. Students will not be able to present if mentors/advisor does not approve by the deadline- presenters will be administratively withdrawn.
Wednesday, March 13, 2024
Approved to Present Notification
Notifications will be emailed on or before March 13, 2024
April 8, 2024
Final Poster Upload - Posters uploaded after April 8th will not be printed by the Research Day committee. Withdrawal - By primary student presenter. If there is no withdrawal and students are "no-shows" they will not be allowed to present during future Research Days.
April 18, 2024
Research Day Graduate and Career Fair, Upper Manley, 11am to 1pm
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April 19, 2024
35th Anniversary of Research Day!!  - -


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Contact Us

Brandi Taylor, C’2001
URTP Manager, ORIC


Tasha Inniss, Ph.D.
Associate Provost for Research, Mathematics


Sponsorship inquires can be sent to . . .