Graduate Exhibition to take place March 23 and 25 at University Park campus

March 22, 2018

UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. — The Graduate Exhibition, a showcase of musical and theatrical performances, cutting-edge research, and visual arts presented by Penn State's graduate students, will open with performances at 7 p.m. Friday, March 23, at Eisenhower Auditorium and conclude on March 25 with poster presentations by graduate students of their research, along with video and visual arts displays in the HUB-Robeson Center.

Nearly 250 graduate students are expected to participate in the event, and more than 140 volunteers are entered as judges in the 33rd annual Graduate Exhibition.


  • Music and Theater

    Friday, March 23

    7 p.m.

    ​Eisenhower Auditorium

​​Research Presentations

  • Posters and Videos

    Sunday, March 25

    1 to 4 p.m.

    Alumni and Heritage Halls, HUB-Robeson Center

Visual Arts

  • Sculptures, Photography, Paintings and more

    Sunday, March 25

    1 to 4 p.m.

    Art Gallery, HUB-Robeson Center (adjacent to the auditorium)

All events are free and open to the public.

Awards will be given to those students whose presentations are judged best in the categories of arts and humanities, engineering, health and life sciences, performance, physical sciences and mathematics, social and behavioral sciences, video, and visual arts). Award winners will be announced during the week of March 26.

The Graduate Exhibition celebrates research and creative scholarship, in all its aspects, as an essential and exciting part of graduate education at Penn State. Established in 1986, the Graduate Exhibition places special emphasis on communicating research and creative endeavor to a general audience and offers unique opportunities for professional development by challenging graduate students to present their work in clear, comprehensible terms to people outside their fields.

Last Updated March 27, 2018