Call for Papers!
2014 Student Research Conference on Gender
Wednesday, April 9th, 4PM-6PM
The Women's and Gender Studies Program invites submissions from SUNY Fredonia undergraduate
and graduate students for individual research papers and creative projects that explore
topics related to gender and women’s studies. A panel of faculty will select winners
to present at the conference. Students submitting their work must be willing to present
at the conference if selected.
Submission Deadline: March 14th, 2014
Research Project Submission Criteria:
Both undergraduate and graduate students are invited to submit their work, and both
paper and visually-based project submissions will be accepted.
Accepted paper submissions will demonstrate a critical analysis of primary and secondary
sources and/or the presentation of an empirical research project.
Visually-based projects (e.g., art projects, web designs, power-point presentations,
charts/models, etc.) will demonstrate a critical engagement with (or will exemplify)
current research in student’s field and the field of Women’s or Gender Studies.
By submitting a project, the student is committing to present at the conference if
her/his work is accepted.
Submit as a Microsoft Word document (.doc or .docx) to Dr. Susan McGee at firstname.lastname@example.org
A separate cover sheet with your name, email address, phone number, major/minor, the
semester and course the paper/project came from, and the name of the instructor who
is overseeing the project
150-250 word abstract and keywords
If submitting a creative presentation format, include a 2-3 paragraph rationale that
explains the content and format of the presentation
Any questions about submissions or the conference may be directed to Dr. Susan McGee