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The seventh annual Create @ STATE: A Symposium of Research, Scholarship & Creativity will be held on Thursday, April 20 and Friday, April 21, 2017, in the Student Union. Create @ State provides an opportunity for undergraduate and graduate students to present original work in a professional setting.



2017 Create @ State Schedule coming soon.

2017 Categories

2017 Categories and Descriptions

Life Sciences
Physical Sciences
Computational Sciences
Behavior Sciences
Social Sciences
Biomedical Sciences
Health Sciences
Fine Arts

2017 Presentation Types

Oral Presentation
Poster Presentation
Creative Performance or Display
Creative Media
Persuasive Elevator Pitch

Presentation Instructions

Poster Presentation Tips

Oral Presentation

2PS Skill Sets

Abstract Submission

Abstracts must be submitted through the online portal at https://create.astate.edu. The online portal is anticipated to open the first week of January 2017. You will receive notification when it has been submitted. The abstract will be reviewed by the faculty advisory committee and you will receive a second notification of whether or not your abstract has been accepted for presentation, as well as your scheduled presentation time and date. 

Please use Arkansas State University's Graphic Standards.

Abstract Instructions

Abstract instructions for the specific presentation types.

Abstracts are encouraged from all students who are engaged in faculty-mentored research, scholarly and creative works.

Abstract Examples and Judging Rubric

Examples to be posted for each presentation type. Coming soon.

Judging Rubric

Important Dates

January 6: Online Portal Open
February 27: Deadline for abstract submission
March 3: Abstract Acceptance & Session Notifications
March 17: Deadline for abstract revisions in portal
March 30: Professional Networking Hands-On Workshop for presenters
April 10: Fine Arts Honors Recital
April 20-21: Create @ State Symposium
April 28: Create @ State Proceedings Release


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