Judges sought for Graduate Exhibition

UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. -- The Graduate Exhibition Subcommittee of Graduate Council is seeking judges for the 28th annual Graduate Exhibition. Each year, more than 200 students participate in the exhibition and more than 150 judges are needed.

The Graduate Exhibition opens at 7 p.m. March 22, in Eisenhower Auditorium, with musical and theatrical performances by graduate students who are pursuing advanced degrees in the performing arts. From noon to 3 p.m. March 24, in the HUB-Robeson Center, graduate students enrolled in diverse fields of study will present their research to the public. Also from noon to 3 p.m. March 24,, graduate students for whom creating studio work is a required part of their degree program will present their work in the visual arts exhibition in the HUB Gallery. All events are free and open to the public.

Judges may include faculty, staff, postdocs, graduate students, alumni and members of the local community. Volunteers who are willing to participate as judges should complete the judge application at http://www.gradsch.psu.edu/exhibition/. No previous judging experience is required; however, judges are asked to attend a briefing session to be held at either Eisenhower Auditorium or the HUB-Robeson Center one hour before judging begins. Judging of the performances March 22 will take place during the event. Judging of the research and visual arts presentations March 24 will occur between 11 a.m. and 2 p.m.

More information for judges and the judging criteria can be found at http://www.gradsch.psu.edu/exhibition/judging.html. For additional information about the Graduate Exhibition, visit http://www.gradsch.psu.edu/exhibition or call 814-865-2516.

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Last Updated January 14, 2013