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2019 Drexel Emerging Graduate Scholars Conference

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The Graduate Student Association (GSA) in partnership with the Graduate College and Office of Research hosts the annual Drexel Emerging Graduate Scholars (DEGS) Conference, a free, student-run, University-wide conference highlighting Drexel's most impactful graduate student research. All students, postdocs, faculty, professional staff, alumni and guests of the University are invited to attend!

Drexel Emerging Graduate Scholars Conference
Wednesday April 10, 2019 & Thursday, April 11, 2019

Bossone Research Enterprise Center
3126 Market Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104

The conference provides opportunities for graduate students to participate in pre-conference professional development workshops, showcase their research (at any level) to those outside of their academic discipline, network with student peers, postdocs, alumni, faculty and professional staff from across the University and compete for monetary awards. The Drexel Emerging Graduate Scholars Conference also offers the University community the opportunity to learn more about graduate research that aims to solve global challenges through creative, innovative and cutting edge methods. Student participants are selected for their great promise and potential to impact positive change.

2019 Conference Video Recap

Conference Highlights

Conference Program & Schedule

This year, the DEGS Conference Planning Committee is going green! The conference program is now available via Guidebook. You can access Guidebook with any web browser or mobile device with the Guidebook app. Enter the passphrase "degsc". Build your own schedule and receive updates during the conference. Or, you can access the complete schedule and list of presenters on our website via the left-hand menu.

2019 Conference Schedule

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