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Celebration of Excellence
Celebration of ExcellenceIllinois College students are engaged in interesting and exciting academic endeavors, and this is their opportunity to share their work with the IC community. The College is canceling classes Friday, May 1, starting at 10 a.m. to allow students the opportunity to participate in this annual event. Additional information about the Celebration and details on how to participate can be found below.

Who: Any IC student who is interested in sharing academic work with the IC community.

What: An opportunity to give a presentation, present a poster, deliver a speech, read a paper, display art work, give a performance, or otherwise share your academic work and research with the IC Community.

When: Friday, May 1
Schedule of Events:
Time & Event :
10 a.m. -- 12 noon: Concurrent Student Presentations
-- 2 p.m.Convocation (award recipients)
2 -- 4 p.m.: Concurrent Student Presentations
4 -- 4:30 p.m.: Alumni Keynote Address
4:30 -- 5:30 p.m.: Alumni/Student Networking Reception
5 -- 6 p.m.: Division Receptions* (Div. I, Div. II, & Div. III)
 6 -- 7 p.m.: Music Department Honors Recital
7:30 -- 8:30 p.m.: Dessert Reception* (award recipients)
*by invitation:
for student presenters, award recipients, and their families 
Rammelkamp Chapel
Kirby Learning Center, Room 6
Alumni House
Division I: McGaw Lobby
Division II: Parker Rotunda
Division III: Kirby Rotunda
Rammelkamp Chapel
Bruner Center 
Why: To share your work, to participate in a professional conference experience, to inspire other students to endeavor in academic work, to show your friends and family what you do and why you're here.

How: Talk to a faculty member you’ve worked with or who knows your work or area of interest, and submit the online application by noon on Wednesday, March 12.

For more information, contact or x3574.

Guidelines for Poster Presentations
To access a full description for each proposal guideline topic, click on the corresponding link below. For direct access to the guidelines, you can also visit the Proposal Guideline page

I. The Proposal

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