The 2017 Three Minute Thesis competition is now open for registration on myInvolvement. To register:
- Go to the 'Opportunities' section on the sidebar in myInvolvement
- Select the option 'Graduate Students and Postdoctoral Fellows'
- Register for the specific heat (faculty/wildcard) that you would like to compete in
One slide. Three minutes. Cash prizes. Give voice to your thesis in SFU's annual 3 Minute Thesis competition.
The 3 Minute Thesis gives you a fun opportunity to talk about your research in a supportive and engaging environment. Benefits to students:
- Improve your presentation skills
- Share your work and make connections with other SFU graduate students
- Develop knowledge translation strategies for your research
- Have a ready answer next time a relative asks about your work
Competitions to communicate your research are a great way to get noticed and build your professional skills. In addition, our research funders are looking for students with strong skills in knowledge translation. See University Affairs: Contests to communicate research gain in popularity.
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