Prepare Your Presentation: Resources

The Undergraduate Research Symposium, ASURE and other campus organizations like UO Libraries provide a range of support and resources for undergraduate presenters, including abstract writing, citing sources, poster and slideshow design, oral and poster presentation, creating data stories, finding data and research-related resources, and public speaking.  


The Affiliated Students for Undergraduate Research and Engagement (ASURE) host info sessions and abstract workshops for students to work on their symposium application in a low-stress and supportive environment with their peers. Submission guidelines and examples will also be shared. Attendance at one or more of these sessions is highly encouraged and is an excellent opportunity for personal and professional development. The 2021 workshops will be:

NEW: Video tutorials are now available on ASURE's website or email for more information about the workshops

UO Libraries

Library staff are able to help you with finding credible sources of data or research, citing sources (including images and datasets!), using research and analyzing data, locating copyright-free images and designing posters.  

Presentation Guidelines

Oral Presenter Guidelines

Poster Presenter Guidelines

Data Stories Presenter Guidelines

Moderator Roles & Guidelines