2011 Conference - Michigan Academy of Science, Arts & Letters (2011MASAL)
|Event Date/Time: Mar 11, 2011||End Date/Time: Mar 11, 2011|
|Registration Date: Feb 22, 2011|
|Early Registration Date: Dec 01, 2011|
|Abstract Submission Date: Jan 14, 2011|
Location: Saginaw Valley State University, University Center (Freeland/Saginaw area), Michigan, USA 48710.
Call for Papers Deadline 1/14/2011 - Submit a 200 word abstract at themichiganacademy.org
See list of 34 sections/sessions now accepting abstracts below.
Presenters come from Higher Education, Libraries, Research Organizations, Non-Profits, Goverment Agencies, Health Care Professionals, Foundations, K-12 Educators/Administrators, and Independent Scholars
SECTIONS AND SPECIAL SESSIONS OFFERED:
Two new special sessions for 2011
~Search for Meaning and Purpose in Life
through the Liberal Arts
~Language and Linguistics
Botany & Plant Ecology
Environmental Science & Ecology
French and Italian Language & Literature
Germanic Languages & Literature
Health & Human Services
History of Science & Technology
Language & Literature
Library & Information Sciences
Middle Eastern Studies
Rhetoric & Composition
Spanish Language, Literature & Culture
General Guidelines for Presentations
â€¢ Presentations are usually 10â€“15 minutes each, followed by discussion.
â€¢ Section chairs will review abstracts and notify authors of acceptance in January.
â€¢ Proposals for special panels are invited.
â€¢ Posters displaying graphical materials associated with research are welcome.
â€¢ Undergraduates may present co-authored or faculty sponsored (mentored) papers. Sponsors must become paid Academy members.
â€¢ Expectations for paper acceptance and presentation types may vary by section.
CONFERENCE REGISTRATION DEADLINES:
Early rate (by 1/30/11); Regular (1/31-2/11/11); After 2/11/11 must register and pay on site
CONFERENCE REGISTRATION RATES:
Faculty Affiliated w/Member Institutions*
(see list of member institutions below)
Early $125; Regular $145; On site $165
(These rates include required 10-11 membership)
Non-Affiliated Faculty & Other (non-student) Presenters:
Early $140;Regular $165; On site $185
Retiree/Students w/ full membership:
Early $110; Regular $130; On site $150
Graduate & Advanced Undergrad. Student
Early $75; Regular $95; On site $115
Adrian College, Alma College, Andrews University, Aquinas College, Baker College of Flint, Calvin College, Central Michigan University, Cornerstone University, Eastern Michigan University, Ferris State University, Grand Valley State University, Henry Ford Community College, Hope College, Kettering University. Lake Superior State University, Madonna University, Macomb Community College, Marygrove College, Michigan State University, Northern Michigan University, Oakland Community College, Oakland University, Saginaw Valley State University, Schoolcraft College, University of Detroit Mercy, University of Michigan-Flint, Wayne State University, Western Michigan University
Abstracts of papers presented at the conference are published in an issue of the Academy's journal, the Michigan Academician. Full papers may be submitted to the journal at anytime. Note: papers do not have to be presented at the conference to be considered for publication. Manuscripts can be submitted at http://www.editorialmanager.com/michacad/