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School of World Studies Student Research Conference

November 8 and 9, 2018
9:00 a.m.
University Student Commons (multiple rooms)

We invite undergraduate and graduate students in the social sciences and the humanities at VCU and neighboring universities and colleges to submit proposals for paper presentations, posters and special sessions. All research topics are welcome, with special interest in work on the broad theme of social justice and social movements. Research presented can be completed or works-in-progress. Proposals for individual papers or posters and panel sessions are encouraged. Submit your abstract of no more than 150 words as well as a clear and concise title by October 1, 2018. Presenters will be notified by Friday, October 12, 2018 of their acceptance.

The conference is free and open to all!

For more information, contact Melina Bezirdjian at or (804) 828-0414.