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Three Minute Thesis (3MT) Competition 2021-2022

November 3, 2021 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Hosted in collaboration between the Graduate School, a committee of volunteers, and the Graduate Women in Science; this competition cultivates student’s academic, presentation, and research communication skills.

Students in research-based master’s and PhD programs from all disciplines are eligible to compete. Please direct them to grad.wisc.edu/professional-development/3-minute-thesis for details. October 14 is the deadline to register.

Leading up to the semi-final competitions, the Graduate School partners with the Writing Center to host a workshop on presentation skills and coordinates with the DesignLab to offer slide design resources and consultation opportunities. Registrants will receive additional details about opportunities to help them prepare a competitive presentation and slide.

Participants compete in divisional semi-final competitions, hosted by the committee, from 4:00 pm to 6:00 pm on:
November 3, 2021 – Biological Sciences

The top 5 contestants from each division will advance to finals (December or February date TBD). The finalist will travel to and represent UW–Madison at the Midwest Association of Graduate Schools regional 3MT® competition in April 2022.

Prizes from local businesses and organizations will be awarded to the winners. Should you have any questions about the event, please email Assistant Dean Alissa Ewer, alissa.ewer@wisc.edu.


November 3, 2021
4:00 pm - 6:00 pm