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.

  • 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


Registration and Presentation Proposal

Any undergraduate student at the University of Michigan-Dearborn, University of Michigan-Flint, and Oakland University (regardless of discipline or major) is encouraged to participate. Please see Registration and Presentation Guidelines for more information.


Student presenters must submit by March 15, 2018:

A presentation form and abstract approved by a faculty sponsor AND a general registration form by that date to attend the free luncheon.


Students who are not presenting, faculty sponsors, and invited guests are also required to register by March 15.


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