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Student Research Conference May 8

Cal State Fullerton Hosts Statewide Program

April 30, 2014

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Kyle Rush '08 (B.A. political science), is the key note speaker for the May 8 CSU Social Science Research and Instructional Council Student Research Conference at Cal State Fullerton.

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What:

Students from all 23 California State University campuses, as well as from California's community colleges, will be presenting papers May 8 during the 39th annual CSU Social Science Research and Instructional Council Student Research Conference hosted by Cal State Fullerton.

Who:

Kyle Rush , a 2008 Cal State Fullerton graduate, who served as deputy director of front-end web development for the 2012 Obama for America campaign, delivers the keynote address at 9 a.m. Rush now works as head of optimization for a tech startup headquartered in San Francisco.

When:

Thursday, May 8
9 a.m. – 3:45 p.m.

Where:

Cal State Fullerton, Titan Student Union
800 N. State College Blvd., Fullerton, 92831

Additional:

Three best paper awards of $5,000 each, funded by Gene Geisler, professor emeritus of political science at San Francisco State University and a founding member of the Social Science Research and Instructional Council, will be awarded to the author of best paper in three categories: undergraduate, graduate and quantitative.

Background:

The student research conference is modeled on professional conferences in the social sciences and will feature both undergraduate and graduate students delivering papers on research in all areas of the social sciences, said Stephen Stambough, chair of Cal State Fullerton's Division of Politics, Administration and Justice.

Founded in 1972, the Social Science Research and Instructional Council was established to assist students and faculty in learning, teaching and research.

Parking:

$2 per hour or $8 for a daily permit. Details are available online

Media Contacts:

Stephen J. Stambough, 657-278-2933  
Pamela McLaren  

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