Previous RISE Summer Symposia
2022 RISE Symposium
Wednesday, August 3, 9 am – 1:30 pm
Busch Student Center
Join us as we return to an in-person Symposium and Poster Session to celebrate the outstanding accomplishments of our Summer Scholars. Following an inspirational plenary speaker, you can meet the 64 students and learn about the research they have done under the guidance of carefully-matched Rutgers faculty mentors. Participants represent 49 sending schools from 21 U.S. states and territories.
2021 RISE Virtual Symposium
Thursday, July 29, 2021 at 1:30 pm
Once again our annual symposium was help virtually this year.
The symposium featured posters and Scholar-narrated video presentations reflecting work conducted by our summer scholars, as well as synchronous panel discussions with the scholars. Click the buttons below to visit the symposium site and poster presentation recordings.
Our keynote speaker was Dr. Mark Gregory Robson, Rutgers University Board of Governors Distinguished Service Professor and Professor and Extension Specialist of Plant Biology at Rutgers School of Environmental and Biological Sciences. Below is the recording of the symposium introduction and Dr. Robson's keynote, "Challenges and Opportunities in Global Health."