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UMES 2013 Regional Research Symposium
April 16, 2013
University of MD Eastern Shore
Student Services Center

Achieving Eminence through the Integration of Quality Research and Education



Please click here for the AWARDS.


Dr. Thomas Kunkel's Presentation:

Please click here for the presentation.



Please click here for the Book of Abstracts.

Please click here for the Insert to the Book of Abstracts.



Please click here for the Program.



Please click here for the agenda.  


Your Invitation 

The Graduate Council's Research Committee at the University of Maryland Eastern Shore (UMES) invites you to the 2013 Regional Research Symposium. The Exhibitor and the Student Presentations will open on Tuesday, April 16, 2013.  Please click here for your letter of invitation.

Symposium Information

The symposium will present a forum to discuss research at regional universities, colleges and industry.  Oral and poster presentations of research by students (graduate and undergraduate) and faculty will be featured.  The best of each will receive awards. 

Symposium Registration:

Participant registration is conducted online from this page.  Exhibitors may print out a registration form for MAIL IN ENTRY, click here.

The registration deadline has been extended to April 5, 2013 at 8:00 amAll attendees must register in advance through the website to recieve food and a registration packet.

Submission of Abstracts:

Instructions for preparation of the oral presentations and poster presentations are available.  Please view instructions.                                                          Abstracts should be submitted online.  Please submit your abstracts.  

The deadline for submission of abstracts for oral and poster presentation competition has been extended to  March 21, 2013 at 8:00am.

Symposium Participant Registration Fee:

The registration fee is $100.00/five presentations for each university.  The presenter (or advisor for student presentations) of each presentation should submit their abstract from the abstract submission page.  Each person attending must independently register.  Registration includes the cost of conference registration, materials and meals.  Payments are accepted through our Credit Card Mail In Form. click here.

Exhibitor Registration Fee:

Exhibitor registration fee is $250. Exhibitors will be provided space for the set-up of a skirted display table on Tuesday April 16, 2013 by 7:30 AM and breakdown at 4:00 PM. Exhibitors may contact Mrs. Donna Price at 410-651-7966 for further information.   The deadline for exhibitor registration is April 15, 2013.  Payments are accepted through our Credit Card Mail In Form. click here.

If you would like to volunteer to be a Judge or Moderator please email Mrs. DonnaMarie Price ( or Ms. Amelia Potter (

For More Information...

For more information, please contact:

The School of Graduate Studies
Mrs. DonnaMarie Price (410) 651-7966
University of Maryland Eastern Shore


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