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At “Writing @ the University of Illinois,” Rhetoric students share research and projects undertaken in their Rhetoric courses. The conference takes place each semester, including speaking presentations and a poster session.



Preparing Your Presentation

Poster Workshop for Rhetoric Conference Participants

Special research poster workshops for Rhetoric Conference Participants will take place on April 8th from 12-1 PM, April 10th from 9-10 AM, and April 17th from 3-4 PM. The workshops
will be held in the Main Library in Rm. 314.

Preparing Your Poster Presentation

"How to Create a Successful Research Poster"
(from the UIUC Library)

"Multimodal Composing Exercises" from Chapter 10 of
Writing @ the University of Illinois (contains poster examples)

Preparing Your Speaking Presentation

"Conference Papers and Presentations"
(from the DePaul University Center for Writing-based Learning)

"Presenting the Conference Paper"
(from the Purdue Online Writing Lab)

"Desigining an Effective Powerpoint"
(from the Purdue Online Writing Lab)

Illinois Undergraduate Rhetoric Conference
294 English Building * 608 S. Wright St * Urbana, IL 61801 * uiucrhetconference@gmail.com