Interested in Presenting a Talk?

Want to present a short, powerful talk at our convention? It can be about pretty much anything, as long as it’s something you’re passionate and knowledgeable about. Talks should be no longer than 20 minutes. To be considered as a speaker, please submit an abstract/pitch about your talk (no more than 1,000 words).


  • Must be an Allegheny College student
  • Must plan on being on campus in the spring of 2019
  • Must be okay with public speaking

Abstracts are due on January 18th, 2019. If you have any questions, please don’t hesitate to contact the committee, any of the committee members, or Gretchen Beck.

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The academic honors societies Tri Beta, Lambda Pi Eta, Lambda Sigma, Psi Chi, and Sigma Tau Delta present Allegheny College’s first ever student-run academic convention in which students of all class years are invited to present their passions, original ideas, and research. The purpose of this convention is to promote interdisciplinary collaboration and to showcase academic excellence across all divisions through short, compelling talks.