RISE Above Research Conference

Rise Above Conference Poster 2023

The 2023 RISE Above Research Conference will be presented on Thursday, April 13.   

2023 THEME

The 10th annual Rise Above conference is themed “Ethical Innovation: Creating a Better Future for Everyone.”


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. 


Conference events will begin around 2 p.m. and end with a faculty lecture by Dr. Heather Hoover at 7 p.m. in Hyder Auditorium.

Past Conference Programs and Abstracts

2022 Conference