Rushton Undergraduate Conference

March 29, 2019, 10 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.

Hosted at Wayne State University's Student Center Building

The Wayne State University College of Liberal Arts and Sciences invites undergraduate scholars, writers, and artists from all majors and programs to participate in the Rushton Undergraduate Conference in Language, Literature, and Culture. Projects addressing any topic, theme or method of study within the framework of language, literature, and culture are welcome.

This conference gives undergraduates the opportunity to present their own scholarly papers, projects, media presentations, or creative works in organized panels of their peers.

The Rushton Conference in Language, Literature, and Culture is open to all undergraduate students with abstracts for research papers, media projects, creative projects, or posters. Submissions have concluded for the 2019 winter semester.

Questions? Email

Submit an abstract

Conference schedule

Morning panels

  • Session one: 10 – 11:15 a.m.
  • Session two: 11:30 a.m. – 12:45 p.m.

Lunch break, 1 p.m. – 2 p.m.

  • Keynote: Detroit Community Technology Project
  • Essay award
  • Poster award

Afternoon panel

  • Session three: 2:15 - 3:30 p.m.