2017 Undergraduate Research Conference

Students are invited to take part in the 3rd Annual Undergraduate Research Conference on December 1, 2017, sponsored by the King Fahd Center for Middle East Studies at the University of Arkansas. Participation is free and attendance is open to the public.

The conference will provide undergraduate students undertaking research on topics related to the Middle East and North Africa with a forum in which to present their work and collaborate with peers, and aims to advance undergraduate scholarship at the University of Arkansas, as well as encourage interest in the geopolitical region.

Abstract Submission Deadline: October 13, 2017

The conference will welcome topics in all disciplines relating to the Middle East and North Africa aspects of culture, history, politics, religion, geography, etc. Presentations will be limited in length to approximately 15 minutes each. Participants must submit a paper abstract of 200-300 words by October 13, 2017 for review. Students need not be attending the University of Arkansas to apply.

 Abstracts may be submitted to hverzon@uark.edu