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About Scholars Day

Scholars Day is an annual celebration of scholarship and creative activity that features undergraduate and graduate student presentations and involves faculty and staff from across The College at Brockport. This signature campus event provides students intellectual enrichment and professional development and illustrates the academic excellence at the heart of the Brockport experience.

Scholars Day ~ Scholars Night enables students as well as faculty and staff to:

  • present scholarly and creative work
  • practice disciplinary techniques of public presentation
  • learn from fellow scholars and artists across the disciplines
  • engage with members of the college community in educationally meaningful events
  • support a college culture of intellectual initiative and academic excellence

Scholars Day 2016 is on Wednesday, April 6, 2016. In order to enable the entire campus community to participate, classes are suspended on the main Brockport campus from 8:00 am till 4:45 pm (classes resume on the Brockport campus at 5:00 pm).

Scholars Night 2016 is on Wednesday April 6, 2016 at the downtown Rochester MetroCenter. Classes are suspended at the MetroCenter from 5:30 - 7:00 pm so that graduate students/faculty/staff can present their work and attend sessions.

Our history . . . the first Scholars Day in April 1984 included 72 faculty and staff presentations. There were no student presenters.

Scholars Day 2015 –offered a record-breaking 409 oral and poster presentations, performances, and demonstrations made by 800 presenters (including 769 students) with an additional 106 faculty/staff session chairs.

Submit a proposal to present in an oral, poster, or performance session—either as an individual or group—all are welcome.

Save-the-Date for Scholars Day ~ Scholars Night

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Last Updated 11/2/15