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Imagine explaining your dissertation or thesis in three minutes – with no more than one visual.

The UNCG Graduate School will host its annual Three Minute Thesis (3MT) final competition on Thursday, Nov. 17, from 2:30 -4 p.m. in the Virginia Dare Room, Alumni House.

In the 3MT competition, graduate students convey the essence and importance of their master’s thesis or doctoral dissertation research in an engaging way to a non-specialist audience in just three minutes and with one PowerPoint slide.

Ten students will compete in the UNCG final competition for first place ($1,000 plus travel and accommodations to the regional CSGS competition), second place ($500), and the people’s choice ($250).

The final round will be:

  1. Brian Suttell, History
  2. Priyanka Ruparelia, Nanoscience
  3. Kelley Massengale, Public Health
  4. Education Jed Diekfuss, Kinesiology
  5. Katelyn Miller, Biology
  6. Paula Swindle, Counseling and Educational Development
  7. Brian Cone, Kinesiology
  8. Stacy Rice, English Reynaldo
  9. Diaz, Nanoscience
  10. Ghina’a Abu Deiab, Chemistry and Biochemistry

You can find more information about the 3MT competition at https://grs.uncg.edu/life-dev/3mt/.

This event is free and open to the public. Questions? Contact Laura Drew at ladrew@uncg.edu.

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