Raper Symposium Registration

Raper image The Department of Bacteriology announces the 32nd annual Kenneth B. Raper Symposium on September 4, 2018, in Ebling Symposium Center within the Microbial Sciences Building.

The Kenneth B. Raper Symposium highlights ongoing microbiology-related research on campus, and allows students, postdocs, staff, faculty and other interested individuals the opportunity to interact and to disseminate and acquire information across a broad range of research topics. The Symposium is sponsored by the Department of Bacteriology and funded by the Kenneth B. Raper Memorial Fund.

The talks will start at 9:00 a.m. and end at 12:30 p.m., followed by lunch, poster session and an afternoon reception.
Speaker list can be viewed here:

Please check-off below the events you plan to attend. Please fill out one form for EACH attendee to be registered. Click the SUBMIT button below to register.

There is no registration fee, and the lunch is complimentary.

The registration deadline is Friday, August 17, 2018 at 5:00PM

Name and Affiliation

First name: Last name:

Your Affiliation:

Please choose one:

Research Specialist/Researcher/Scientist
Graduate Student
Undergraduate Student
Other guest

Contact Information


Poster & Food Information

Note: Please answer the following so that we can plan the correct amount of poster boards and food.

Yes    No    I plan to attend the lunch.
Yes    No    I prefer a vegetarian meal. Please skip this field if you are NOT eating lunch
Yes    No    I am presenting a poster. Please read this document for abstract submission and poster guidelines.
Yes    No    I would like my poster to be considered for the Nancy Gouker Poster Award (graduate students only please)
Yes    No    I plan to attend the afternoon reception. Vegetarian choices will be available .