Student Research

This year we are excited to announce that we have new and exciting components of the student research portion of ENVigorate! There are now more ways than EVER to share your research and learn about other students interests.


Share your research bio! (Submissions due: Tuesday, March 19th

Please submit a short (3 sentence to 2 paragraph) description of your research interests along with with a headshot (or any other picture representing your research if you are camera shy!). This open to everyone! Undergraduate students are encouraged to submit research areas that they are interested in! 

Your research bio will be displayed in the EV1 courtyard and on the ENVigorate website. Open to all undergrad and graduate students!  

Submission link:


Creative Research Communications Challenge (Submissions due: Tuesday, March 19th)

Submit your research in any creative form: art; poetry; painting; music/song; sculpture; drama/skit; video; photo essay; etc.

Previous course work can be submitted.

ALL submissions will receive a free coffee from the ESS Coffee Shop and top selections will win prizes: $200 Grand Prize*; $50 x 8 gift cards. 

Submissions posted in ENV courtyard.  Please email submission to: 

*Grand Prize distributed through the University HR. Prize money generously supported through WESEF.


Research Trivia (March 20th – all day)

Complete a trivia questionnaire on March 20th and enter to win $200 worth of prizes**!  

There will be a draw during the closing ceremonies so be sure to complete the questionnaire beforehand!

Trivia will be based on research bios, SERS Honours Thesis (10:30-12: 30 pm, SERS Hallway), research posters (EV2 basement), and SERS photo-essays.


Researcher Scavenger-BINGO-Networking (March 20th – all day)

Get to know each other’s research! Collect signatures of researchers from different areas to fill up your BINGO card.  

Win prizes**: first 20 full BINGO cards will win a $10 gift card. Second 20 full BINGO cards will a free coffee from the ESS Coffee Shop.


**Prizes generously supported through WESEF.