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ECS Program holds their first UVI Virtual Fall Student Research Symposium on Sept. 27

The Emerging Caribbean Scientists (ECS) Program and the College of Science and Mathematics, cordially invites you to attend the 21st Annual Fall Student Research Symposium. This year, due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, the event will be a fully online experience. The Symposium will feature more than 40 current undergraduate student researchers. They will showcase the results of their summer research projects that were conducted at UVI and other institutions.

Videos of the scientific oral presentations will be posted on the ECS YouTube channel, available soon.

A live Q&A Zoom session will take place from 1 p.m. to 2 p.m. on Sunday, Sept. 27, 2020. The program book is now available online and includes a detailed schedule and the abstracts. As is tradition, judges will be evaluating the students’ presentations.

Your participation and attendance will be greatly appreciated.

To gain access to the online sessions, please submit the following form: For more information, go to and follow us on Facebook for updates.

For additional information, contact Aimee Sanchez at (340) 692-4109 or email