Thompson Rivers University
Thompson Rivers University

Here are the rules . . .

  1. A single static PowerPoint slide is permitted. Using a slide is optional, but recommended. Images used in the slid must be your own, or you must have permission from the owner of the photo(s) and provide proper credit.
  2. No additional electronic media is permitted (e.g. sound, video files).
  3. No additional props (e.g. costumes, musical instruments, laboratory equipment) are permitted. Laser pointers are not allowed.
  4. Presentations are limited to 3 minutes maximum.
  5. Presentations that go over 3 minutes will be disqualified.
  6. Presentations are to be spoken word (e.g. no poems, raps or songs).
  7. Presentations must be based on research directly related to the student’s graduate program thesis. Research performed for employment should not be presented.
  8. Presentations are to commence from the stage.
  9. Presentations are considered to have commenced when a presenter stats his/her presentation through movement or speech.
  10. Presenters must agree to be videotaped.
  11. The decision of the adjudicating panel is final.

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