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Virtual Poster Sessions

A guide to options and resources for a virtual poster session, including resources for poster design across disciplines and formats.


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Jessica Kem
The Writing Center at Amherst College
101 Charles Pratt Hall


Overhead view of Summer Research Poster Session in Science Center, Amherst College This guide will help you plan a virtual poster session, from determining a format to designing a poster to presenting the research poster in a digital format. Use the menu on the left to find resources.

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