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Giving Poster Presentations/Talks


Christina Roman*Talk to members of your lab for tips on putting together a poster (styles may vary). Here are some useful links/tutorials on the subject:

POSTER PRINTING on campus? :
Please consult your faculty mentor about poster printing options in your department. You may wish to use the poster printing services at the Institute for STEM Education  (in Life Sciences).  

University of California Irvine, “ Presentation Guidelines”
Texas Tech: Presenting Conference Papers


U. of North Carolina, Chapel Hill- Writing Center- on writing Abstracts  


General information about Scientific Presentation

Consult classic works such as Edward Tufte's Envisioning Information and/or The Visual Display of Quantitative Information (Graphics Press). Also recommended, Scientific Papers and Presentationsby Martha Davis (Academic Press, 1997); Scientific Papers and Presentations by Michael Alley (Springer Science, 2003); and The Chicago Guide to Communicating Science by Scott Montgomery  (University of Chicago Press, 2003).