Undergraduate Scholarly Showcase

The Undergraduate Scholarly Showcase is an annual event where students from across the university communicate original research and scholarly work in the form of poster and podium presentations. The Showcase provides an important professional development opportunity for students and is commonly used to satisfy course and capstone requirements.

The 2022 Showcase consisted of about 180 poster presentations, more than a dozen podium presentations, about 80 video presentations, and an inspriring Capstone Competition. Thanks to all who participated, especially student presenters, reviewers, project mentors, volunteers and visitors!

View 2022 Showcase Proceedings

Meanwhile, mark you calendar for next year's event on Thursday, April 20, 2023. Presenter registration will open in February.

Proceedings of the Scholarly Showcase

Students may submit abstracts (required), posters (optional), slide decks (optional), essays (optional), three- to five-minute pre-recorded presentations (optional), and other artifacts of their work for publication in the Showcase Proceedings.


What to Expect

Watch this video to get a sense of what to expect at the University of Cincinnati's Undergraduate Scholarly Showcase.

What Qualifies as "Scholarly"?

This video describes what is meant by "scholarly" and is relevant for students planning to participate in the virtual Showcase.

Preparing Your Presentation

Watch this video for insight on how to use storytelling techniques to turn your “report of scholarly process” into a compelling poster, podium, or Capstone Competition presentation.