RISE Above Research Conference

The 2024 RISE Above Research Conference will be presented on Thursday, April 11.   

2024 THEME

The 11th annual Rise Above conference is themed “Bridges and Borders.”


This conference is a culminating event for students who have been engaged in mentored research. Presentations will showcase the scholarly and creative research from all disciplines and majors. Both graduate and undergraduates are encouraged to attend and present. Any faculty-sponsored research project, proposal, or demonstration is welcome. 

Blue Ridge Undergraduate Research Conference

Past Conference Programs and Abstracts

2022 Conference