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2021 Virtual UMass Intercampus Marine Science Research Symposium

Wednesday, March 24 & Thursday, March 25 from 1 pm to 5 pm

Hosted by the SMAST Graduate Student Association, the Intercampus Marine Science (IMS) Research Symposium is an opportunity for all UMass IMS Program faculty, research staff, and students to share their current or proposed research, receive feedback, and build their CV.

This 2-day virtual event is free and open to the public.

Registration Information 

Register now to reserve your spot!  Please click on the button below to register now, or go to the Registration tab in the above menu for further details.

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NOTE: If you are having trouble registering, or have registered but have not received the Zoom and Spatial.Chat links to the event, please email

Call for posters, photos, & judges

Poster abstracts:

The deadline to register to present a poster was Friday, March 19.  Thank you to all the poster presenters who have registered!  We have an exciting line-up of posters in store! See the poster session link above for information on poster presentations!

Photo contest:

Are you a marine science photographer, or just have some fun candid selfies?  Enter our photography contest!  Photos must pertain to marine science (field research, underwater photos, lab experiments, you or your friends conducting research, etc.). Please visit our photo contest page for more information on how to enter (and possibly win) the photo contest.