Student Project Showcase

This annual event features a variety of exciting student projects, highlighting our faculty's commitment to providing SF State students with hands-on experience in the discovery of new knowledge. Join us to see an array of projects in Biology, Chemistry, Computer Science, Engineering, Geosciences, Geography, Math, Physics, and Psychology.

For more information on the event, contact Lannie Nguyen at science@sfsu.edu

Fall 2020

2 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.

Student Life Events Center (Annex I)

Donate or sponsor the event to support our students. Your gift will go towards helping students fund their poster presentations and cash awards for outstanding research. Flyer about how to support this annual event.

Judging Criteria

Student Project Showcase Floorplan

Competition Requirements

  • Participants must major in one of the disciplines in the College of Science & Engineering in the Fall 2018 or Spring 2019.
  • Projects must be related to one of the fields in the College of Science & Engineering.
  • Projects entered in a previous year may not be in the competition (they can be entered as 'display only' projects). 
  • Participants must complete and submit electronically the Student Project Showcase Registration Form. Registrations will be accepted until the maximum of 200 projects has been reached or by 11:59 pm on Wednesday, April 20, 2020.
  • Participants are strongly encouraged to set up their stations on Thursday, April 30th, from 3pm - 6pm and Friday, May 1st, from 8am - 10am. Once set up is done, they may take a break and come back by 1 pm to check in and get ready for the competition.
  • Participants must be available from 2 pm - 5 pm on May 3rd to present their projects.

Program

2 p.m. - 5 p.m.    Student Project Showcase
Meet future scientists, psychologists, engineers, mathematicians, and computer programmers

5 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.    Alumni & Friends Reception
Enjoy delicious hors d'oeuvres and networking

5:30 p.m. - 6 p.m.    Expository Talk

6 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.    Awards Ceremony

Invitation to Student Project Showcase

Please fill out this form if you'd like to volunteer to be one of the judges for the competition.

Student Project Showcase Flyer with Information for Participants

May 3, 2019

2 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.

Student Life Events Center (Annex I)

Donate or sponsor the event to support our students. Your gift will go towards helping students fund their poster presentations and cash awards for outstanding research. Flyer about how to support this annual event.

2019 Student Project Showcase Program

Email - May 2nd

Judging Criteria

Student Project Showcase Floorplan

Program

2 p.m. - 5 p.m.    Student Project Showcase
Meet future scientists, psychologists, engineers, mathematicians, and computer programmers

5 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.    Alumni & Friends Reception
Enjoy delicious hors d'oeuvres and networking

5:30 p.m. - 6 p.m.    Expository Talk
Dr. Zhaoshuo Jiang, Assistant Professor of Civil Engineering, and Dr. Hao Yue, Assistant Professor of Computer Science
Topic: "Toward a Smart and Connected Home for Elders"

6 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.    Awards Ceremony

Invitation to Student Project Showcase

Please fill out this form if you'd like to volunteer to be one of the judges for the competition.

Student Project Showcase Flyer with Information for Participants

Competition Requirements

  • Participants must major in one of the disciplines in the College of Science & Engineering in the Fall 2018 or Spring 2019.
  • Projects must be related to one of the fields in the College of Science & Engineering.
  • Projects entered in a previous year may not be in the competition (they can be entered as 'display only' projects). 
  • Participants must complete and submit electronically the 2019 Student Project Showcase Registration Form. Registrations will be accepted until the maximum of 200 projects has been reached or by 11:59 pm on Wednesday, April 24, 2019.
  • Participants are strongly encouraged to set up their stations starting at 10 am on May 3. Once set up is done, they may take a break and come back by 1 pm to check in and get ready for the competition.
  • Participants must be available from 2 pm - 5 pm on May 3 to present their projects.

Registration

Registration will be accepted until the maximum of 200 projects has been reached or by 11:59 pm on Wednesday, April 24, 2019.
Register here for 21st Annual Student Project Showcase

E-mail #1: List of Registration as of April 17 10 a.m.

Workshops

"How to Make a Great Poster Presentation"
Tuesday, April 9, 2019, 12:30 p.m. - 1:30 p.m., HH 543
Friday, April 12, 2019, 11 a.m. - 12:00 p.m., SCI 256

Slides from 'How to Make a Great Poster Presentation' workshop

Printing

On-campus Ctrl+P Digital Print Shop is the recommended printing company for this year's Showcase.
First 60 projects to submit their poster printing to Ctrl+P will receive FREE printing of one poster up to $60 (courtesy of COSE). You must carefully follow the directions on how to order your poster printing on Ctrl+P Digital Print Shop Flyer

 

Friday, May 4, 2018

2 pm - 6:30 pm
Student Life Event Center (Annex I) 

Invitation to Student Project Showcase
Student Project Showcase flyer with information for participants
2018 CoSE Student Project Showcase Program booklet

Competition Requirements

  • Participants must major in one of the disciplines in the College of Science & Engineering in the Fall '17 or Spring '18.
  • Projects must be related to one of the fields in the College of Science & Engineering.
  • Projects entered in a previous year may not be in the competition (they can be entered as 'display only' projects). 
  • Participants must complete and submit electronically the 2018 Student Project Showcase Registration FormRegistrations will be accepted until the maximum of 200 projects has been reached or by 11:59 pm on Wednesday, April 25, 2018.
  • Participants are strongly encouraged to set up their stations starting at 10 am on May 4. Once set up is done, they may take a break and come back by 1 p.m. to check in and get ready for the competition.
  • Participants must be available from 2 p.m. - 5 p.m. on May 4 to present their projects.

Registration

Registration will be accepted until the maximum of 200 projects has been reached or by 11:59 p.m. on Wednesday, April 25, 2018.
Register here for 20th Annual Student Project Showcase

"How to Make a Great Poster Presentation" Workshops will be held on:
Wednesday, March 28, 2018, 12 - 1 p.m., SCI 256
Tuesday, April 3, 2018, 12:30 - 1:30 p.m., SCI 256
How to Make a Great Poster PDF Presentation

Program

2 p.m. - Student Project Showcase Begins
Meet future scientists, psychologists, engineers, mathematicians, and computer programmers.

5 p.m. - Alumni & Friends Reception
Enjoy delicious hors d'oeuvres while mingling with your friends, fellow competitors, faculty, and staff.

5:30 p.m. - Welcome from Dr. Carmen Domingo, Interim Dean, College of Science & Engineering

5:35 p.m. - Expository Talk by Dr. Pleuni Pennings and Dr. Misty Kuhn
What Makes an Enzyme Involved in Antibiotic Resistance Tick

6 p.m. - Awards Ceremony: Entrepreneurship Program Awards and Student Project Showcase Awards

2018 Student Project Showcase Photos

Friday, May 5, 2017

Program

2 p.m. - Student Project Showcase Begins

5 p.m. - Reception

5:30 p.m. - Excellence in Teaching Awards
Faculty Recipient: Dr. Kwok-Siong Teh, Professor of Mechanical Engineering
Lecturer Recipient: Gloria Nusse, Biology Department

5:35 p.m. - Expository Presentation Toward Improving the life of Amputees by Integrating Neural-Machine Interface with Machine Learning Technology
Dr. Kazunori Okada, Associate Professor, Computer Science
Dr. Xiaorong Zheng, Assistant Professor, Computer Engineering

6 p.m. - Entrepreneurship Program & Student Project Showcase Awards

2017 Student Project Showcase Photos

18th Annual CoSE Student Project Showcase

Friday, May 6th, 2016
Student Life Event Center (ANNEX I)

Competition: 3 p.m. - 6 p.m.

Reception: 6 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.

This beautifully printed 2016 Program booklets will be distributed at the event
Floor plan
List of Projects and abstracts

Invitation to Student Project Showcase (pdf)
STUDENT PROJECT SHOWCASE flyer with info for participants (pdf)

"How to Make A Great Poster" workshops will be held on
Tuesday, April 19,12:30-1:30 pm, in TH 434
Wednesday, April 20, 2:10-3 pm, in SCI 256

OfficeMax Impress is the recommended printing company for 2017 with FREE delivery to Biology Stockroom and easy payment methods.
First 60 projects to submit their poster printing to OfficeMax will receive FREE printing of 1 poster up to $60 (courtesy of COSE).

17th Annual CoSE Student Project Showcase

This beautifully printed 2015 Program booklets will be distributed at the event.

Floor plan

16th Annual CoSE Student Project Showcase

List of 2014 Winners
STUDENT PROJECT SHOWCASE flyer (pdf)

Email #4 - Thank You! Congratulations! and Invitation to Personalized Medicine 7.0

Email #3 - Let's SHOWCASE!!!
Floor plan
This beautifully printed 2014 Program booklets will be distributed
List of Projects and abstracts

Email #2 posted on May 6, at 5 p.m. -
Review the Draft Program and notify Lannie of the corrections by 8 am (tomorrow) Wednesday, May 7
Refer to this Registration List (Final) to find your project #

Email #1 posted on May 3, 9:30 pm -
Review the Registration List to make sure your project is listed correctly.

Handouts from "How to Make A Great Poster" Workshop

OfficeMax Impress is the recommended printing company for 2017 with FREE delivery to Biology Stockroom and easy payment methods.
First 60 projects to submit their poster printing to OfficeMax will receive FREE printing of one poster up to $60 (courtesy of COSE).

To participate in the 2014 SPS, you must email to science@sfsu.edu the completely filled out Registration Form ASAP. Registration will be accepted until the maximum of 180 projects has reached or by 11:59 p.m. on Wednesday, April 30, 2014.

"How to Make A Great Poster" workshops will be held on
Tuesday, April 29,12:30 - 1:30 pm, in EP 215 and
Wednesday, April 30,1:30 - 2:30 pm, in HH 543.

 

Previous SPS (where you can find more information about the Student Project Showcase - timelines, communications, floor plans, lists of winners, etc.)