Entomology Undergraduate Capstone Forum
Spring Semester 2020
The Spring Semester
2020 Undergraduate Capstone Forum is scheduled for Thursday, April 30 (tentatively
from 3:30-5:00 pm) in WSLR 116. Successful completion of the capstone
experience, including an oral
presentation, and a written paper or
poster, is a departmental
requirement for graduation. Please see the ENTM 49300 course website and
syllabus for further information: https://ag.purdue.edu/entm/pages/entm-493.aspx
is the responsibility of each student to email the title of their capstone
presentation to Dr. Richmond no later than March 31st if they
intend to make their presentation during Spring Semester 2020. A final
schedule for the capstone forum will be available the following week.
presentations should be limited to 12 minutes with an additional 3 minutes
All students planning to
participate in the Fall Semester Capstone Forum should be enrolled in ENTM 49300 during Fall Semester.
After consulting your capstone mentor for advice on credit hours (1-3), please see Amanda Wilson to register
using the course registration number (CRN) of your capstone mentor.
After the written capstone report or poster has been reviewed and approved
by the capstone mentor, it must be uploaded to the ENTM 49300 capstone
summary website no later than Friday, May 5th. http://www.ag.purdue.edu/entm/Pages/capstone-summaries.aspx
If you have difficulties
uploading your written report, please email it to Dr. Richmond
the capstone requirements should be directed to:
Dr. Doug Richmond
Department of Entomology
If you require special
technical assistance with AV or computer equipment for your presentation, please contact the
AgIT help desk at least one week in advance of the Forum. By default, the
capstone forum will be set-up with a computer and LCD projector. Only
students with special presentation requirements above and beyond a computer and
projector will need to contact AgIT.