The University of Michigan-Dearborn will host the 26th annual Meeting of Minds conference on Friday, May 11, 2018.

Please join us for a day of presentations, performances, posters, and discussion highlighting undergraduate research, creative endeavors, and student-faculty collaboration.

Registration is closed for students to participate in the event and for guests to join the participants at the luncheon; however, the public is welcome to attend the oral and poster sessions held throughout the day.  Posters will be on display in the University Center, and oral presentations will take place in the classrooms in the CASL Building. Please see the schedule below.

A listing of the participating students and their presentation times will be posted in mid-April.

  • Friday, May 11, 2018


    8:00-9:00 a.m.

    • Registration and Continental Breakfast            
    • Poster Set-up                                                                             
    • Graduate School Information Tables


    9:00-9:30 a.m.

    • Welcome and Opening Remarks 


    9:40-10:40 a.m.

    • Oral Presentations – session 1 (5-6 concurrent) 
    • Poster Presentations – session 1             


    10:40-10:50 a.m. 

    • Session Break 


    10:50-11:50 a.m.

    • Oral Presentations – session 2 (5-6 concurrent)
    • Poster Presentations – session 2       


    11:50 a.m.-Noon

    • Session Break


    Noon-1:00 p.m.

    • Oral Presentations – session 3 (5-6 concurrent) 
    • Poster Presentations – session 3 


    1:00-2:30 p.m.                         

    • University Group Photo Session     
    • Lunch 
    • Program
    • Posters taken down


The University of Michigan-Dearborn
The University of Michigan-Flint
Oakland University

Questions should be directed to:

Susan Gedert, University of Michigan-Dearborn, College of Arts, Sciences, and Letters