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Call for papers: Trans-Disciplinary Undergraduate Student Conference

Submitted by on 2014/10/08 – 8:30 am

Please note: The conference has been rescheduled for the Winter 2015 term. We will provide information closer to the new date.

MacEwan University’s fourth annual Trans-Disciplinary Undergraduate Student Conference, Transformation: An Undergraduate Conference about Change will take place on Friday, Nov. 7 and Saturday, Nov. 8.

Call for papers

MacEwan’s Department of Anthropology, Economics and Political Science invites the submission of proposals for undergraduate student papers or poster presentations from all disciplines to Transformation: An Undergraduate Conference about Change.

Undergraduate paper submissions are invited exploring the conference theme from disciplinary and trans-disciplinary perspectives, and can be from disciplines such as (but not restricted to) biology, economics, political science, anthropology, philosophy, history, classics, English, sociology, psychology, nursing, business and Earth and atmospheric sciences. Papers should be relevant to the discussion of transformation from all perspectives: physical, social, environmental, genetic-biological, economic, political and emotional. Conference participation is extended to other post-secondary institutions and we look forward to welcoming all participants and members of the public to a stimulating conference in a friendly environment.

For details on proposal guidelines and panel presentations, please contact Dr. Franca Boag at 780-633-3645 or boagf@macewan.ca.

Deadlines
Paper abstracts: Wednesday, Oct. 15
You will be advised by telephone or email of your paper’s acceptance by Monday, Oct. 20.

Submissions
Please submit paper proposals and papers electronically to timmonsa2@macewan.ca or in person or by mail to:
Department of Anthropology, Economics and Political Science
MacEwan University
Room 7-368, City Centre Campus
10700 – 104 Avenue
Edmonton, AB  T5J 4S2

Faculty contacts are Dr. Franca Boag at 780-633-3645 or boagf@macewan.ca and Dr. Sarah Shulist, at 780-633-3442 or shulists@macewan.ca.