Undergraduate Humanities Symposium

The 2019 Humanities Symposium  @ Scholars Expeaux will be held on March 13, 2019. Abstracts are due by February 1, 2019. Please see the call for papers for more details.

The Undergraduate Humanities Symposium showcases humanities-based scholarly activities of undergraduates at Nicholls State University. All undergraduate students at Nicholls State are eligible to participate. The Symposium is sponsored by Dr. and Mrs. David Middleton, Sigma Tau Delta, the Department of Languages & Literature, and the Office Sponsored Research.

The Symposium takes place in the spring semester. Nicholls faculty and staff serve as judges and mentors to undergraduate students conducting and presenting their research. Students participating in the Symposium are eligible for awards and the winners attend the Scholars Expeaux Award Ceremony.

The Symposium began in the spring of 2012.

Information about each year’s Symposiums–calls for participation, programs, and photographs can be found below.

The 2015 Undergraduate Humanities Symposium–Call for Papers.

The 2014 Undergraduate Humanities Symposium.

The 2013 Undergraduate Humanities Symposium.

The 2012 Undergraduate Humanities Symposium.

Frequently Asked Questions about the Symposium.

Image from 2012 Symposium
Dr. Rachel Stephens with Marguerite Li Bassi, Ross Durocher, and Gavin Johnson at the 2012 Symposium.