Texas Tech University

2017 Arts and Humanities Graduate Student Research Conference


Hosted at the Texas Tech Student Union
Matador Room
November 17, 2017
9:00 AM – 5:30 PM

Conference Details:

The Texas Tech University Graduate School is pleased to announce the 7th Annual Arts and Humanities Graduate Research Conference hosted at the Texas Tech Student Union Building on Friday, November 17, 2017.

The conference features 10-15 minute paper presentations by TTU graduate students, highlighting research and work in the arts and humanities. There will be a moderator present and a panel of judges who rate each presentation. There will also be a question and answer period at the end of each panel.

The conference attire will be business casual, breakfast pastries and coffee will be available that morning in the Matador Room. All conference participants and volunteers are welcome to attend the luncheon and keynote presentation by Duane Hill, Associate Director of Bands and the Director of the Goin' Band from Raiderland on Friday, November 17th at 12:00 PM in the Matador Room.

If you are interested in volunteering to be a panel moderator or judge, please register here!

Call for Abstracts!

Graduate Students doing scholarship in the Arts and Humanities are invited to submit 250-300 word abstracts for papers showcasing their current work. Fields where research can engage the fields of Arts and Humanities include (but are not limited to):

• Communication Studies
• Economics
• English
• Foreign Language
• Geography
• History
• Linguistics
• Mass Communications
• Organization Theory
• Philosophy
• Political Science
• Visual & Performing Arts

Abstract submission is now closed!

If your abstract is selected, you will be notified by November 10, 2017.


Contact: Cari Carter cari.carter@ttu.edu