Lincoln Memorial University

Blue Ridge Undergraduate Research Conference

Lincoln Memorial University

Friday, April 3, 2020

  • $30 Registration fee
  • Poster Presentations
  • Paper Presentations
  • Creative Work


What is BRURC?

Lincoln Memorial University is proud to host the 27th Annual Blue Ridge Undergraduate Research Conference on April 3, 2020.  Undergraduate students from institutions throughout the Southern Appalachian region come together to present their research in a professional forum.  Students may present a paper presentation, an art work, or a poster presentation.

What are the deadlines?

Registration to attend the conference will be accepted up to the day of the conference.  Deadline for submitting abstracts for presentations is March 13, 2020.  Early registration is strongly encouraged; refunds will not be given after March 20 and late registrant information will not be listed in the program.

How do I register?

To register for the conference, go to BRURC2020. There is a $30 registration fee to attend the conference, with lunch being provided.  Students who wish to present at the conference need to submit the proposal form, including a 200 word abstract by March 13, 2020.  

Where can I stay?

In Middlesboro, KY

     Holiday Inn Express  606-248-6860

     Days Inn  606-248-5630

In Tazewell, TN                     

     Woodlake Lodge  877-423-4653

     Tazewell Motor Lodge  423-626-7229

More information on presentations/posters

Panel presentations will be grouped by discipline.  Students should be prepared to present for 12 minutes with 3 additional minutes for questions.  A separate space will be reserved for poster presentations, poster size cannot exceed 38" x 48".

Have more questions?

Contact Carolyn Gulley, Executive Director, Office of Research, Grants and Sponsored Programs at [email protected] for more information.


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