Poster Presentations for Undergraduate Research
All students presenting research or scholarly work at Penn State Scranton are encouraged to present their work in poster form. There will be no formal workshop on poster presentations but students are strongly advised to discuss the format with their project advisers.
Posters, created with PowerPoint are due March 19, 2021.
Posters will be displayed online. See the 2020 Undergraduate Research Web Showcase.
Create a Poster in PowerPoint
- Open a new PowerPoint file.
- Click on the Design tab.
- Click on Slide Size.
- Click on Custom Slide Size.
- In the Width box, set for 36 Inches.
- In the Height box, set for 48 Inches.
- Under Orientation, click Portrait.
- Click OK.
- Select Ensure Fit.
- Your PowerPoint slides will now be 36" x 48" Portrait.
To be determined.
Research Poster Workshop, March 2
Join the Library and Writing Center for a workshop on “Designing Your Research Poster” on March 2, from 12-1 pm! This workshop is for students at any level, in any discipline, or at any stage of their poster presentation preparation!
Learn how to:
We will also be able to answer questions specific to your project at the end of the workshop. You can join the workshop through this link on March 2nd: https://psu.zoom.us/j/97841318134. If you’re unable to attend and would like a recording, please email Kate Lafferty-Danner at [email protected].