Symposium for the Promotion of Academic and Creative Enquiry

The Symposium for the Promotion of Academic and Creative Enquiry, SPACE, is Pitt-Johnstown's annual undergraduate research conference. It provides a forum for Pitt-Johnstown students from all disciplines to present their research, creative or scholarly projects to the campus community.

SPACE 2017

April 12, 2017 agenda:

  • Faculty showcase - 11:30 a.m.
  • Undergraduate research program - 12:15 p.m.
  • Symposium Schedule Overview

 12:45 - 1:30 p.m.   

Oral Session I

1:30 - 2:30 p.m.

Poster Session I

2:30 - 3:15 p.m.

Oral Session II

3:15 - 4:15 p.m.

Poster Session II

4:15 - 5:00 p.m.

Oral Sessions III

Attending this year’s event as guests of Pitt-Johnstown President Jem Spectar are University of Pittsburgh Chancellor Patrick Gallagher and Provost and Senior Vice Chancellor Patricia Beeson.

A faculty showcase will start at 11:30 a.m. and Chancellor Gallagher is kicking off the undergraduate research program at 12:15 p.m. Dr. Spectar will follow with his remarks.

During the event, students from every discipline on campus are given the opportunity to share the results of their class projects, independent study projects, senior projects, internships and creative works as talks or poster presentations or performances. 


Dr. Lisa Bell-Loncella
Pitt-Johnstown SPACE Web Contact

The University of Pittsburgh at Johnstown is an institutional member of the Council on Undergraduate Research.

SPACE was sponsored by a Phi Kappa Phi Promotion of Excellence Grant.