Upcoming Showcase at WPU

Apr 12, 2023

Mark your calendars for April 18, 2023, and join us for the annual Showcase event to view students’ talent and dedication from this year!

On this special day, students take center stage to share their research, performances, poetry readings, debates, cross-disciplinary creative projects, and much more. It’s a celebration of their hard work and a testament to the importance of communication, collaboration, and sharing.

This year’s Showcase promises to be bigger and better than ever, with 48 internships being showcased and 21 different panels covering a wide range of topics, from academic research to study abroad trips. Whether you’re a student, a faculty member, or just someone who appreciates the power of learning, you won’t want to miss this event.

From the Main Lawn to various locations throughout the campus, there will be non-stop festivities and presentations from 8:30 am onwards. With so much to see and do, you’ll have plenty of opportunities to be inspired, engaged, and entertained.

While students do not have class on Showcase day, they are encouraged to attend sessions.

Check out the full list of panels, times, and locations below, and get ready for an unforgettable experience!

Time Session Location
9:25-10:15 Exercise Science: Methods to Reduce Injury Risk and Improve Health and Quality of Life Flowe 110
Psychology Undergraduate Research Flowe 116
Design Thinking and Entrepreneurship, WPU Students Propose Entrepreneurial Ventures that Reimagine the Workplace Flowe 214
Peace Times Media Collaboratory
10:25-10:55 Taking the Leap into Immersive Learning Collaboratory
Research in Biology Flowe 110
Healthcare Informatics Presentations by RN to BSN Students Flowe 112
Intersections: British Literature and 21st Century Challenges Flowe 114
11:05-11:55 Bakesmith Game Creation Process Pressly 301
Perspectives in American History: Students Share Their Research Flowe 111
Adventures in Archaeology: Studying Abroad Flowe 116
Psychology Independent Research Flowe 220
11:45-1:15 Community Lunch on the Lawn
1:00-1:50 Simulation and Game Design Innovation Projects and Beyond Pressly 301
Sustainability and the Food System at WPU Flowe 110
Perspectives in World History: Students Share Their Research Flowe 111
Race, Gender, and Sport Flowe 116
2:00-2:50 Prism Readings Main Parlor
Ethics Bowl Flowe 116
Sport Science: Interventions Designed to Maximize Performance in Sport Flowe 214
WPU Study Abroad Programs 2022-2024 Flowe 220
3:00-3:50 Internship Showcase 2nd Floor Finch
4:00-5:00 Academic Awards Ceremony Chapel
5:00-5:30 Academic Awards Reception Main Parlor
6:30-7:30 Mocktail Class WPU Welcome Center
7:30-8:30 THE Showcase Leggett Theatre


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