2013 Conference

Peach State LSAMP National Symposium and Research Conference

The Peach State Louis Stokes Alliance for Minority Participation (Peach State LSAMP) hosted its 8th Annual Fall National Symposium and Research Conference on October 10-12, 2013 in Marietta, Georgia. It was hosted by Kennesaw State Unniversity and Southern Polytechnic State University.

This year's conference theme was Power of STEM. Sessions were available for both professional development and enhancement, featuring concurrent oral and poster presentations from undergraduate and graduate student research. An exhibitor fair, which will include numerous graduate schools, government agencies, corporations, and businesses, was on-site to recruit students and expose them to opportunities in their respective programs.

2013 Keynote Speakers


Dr. Jimmie L. Davis
Opening Session Speaker


Dr. Cheryl D. Dozier
Luncheon Speaker


Dr. Sylvester James "Jim" Gates
Dinner Speaker


Dr. Erika Camacho
Closing Awards Ceremony Speaker