Science, Society, and the Arts at Washington and Lee University School of Law Logo

Welcome to the Web site for Science, Society, and the Arts, a research conference at Washington and Lee University. The next conference will take place Thursday March 12 and Friday March 13, 2015 on the Washington and Lee campus.

Science, Society, and the Arts is a multi-disciplinary conference involving Washington and Lee undergraduates and law students in the presentation of their academic achievements before an audience of their peers and the faculty. Conference participants share their work via oral presentations, traditional academic-conference-style panels, poster sessions, artistic shows, or creative performances.


Important Dates and Submission Forms

Register for the Rachel Herz keynote speech and lunch. Spots are limited.

Deadline for Colloquium Proposals:

Deadline for Participation in Colloquia Discussion:

Deadline for Research, Creative Writing, Visual, or Performing Arts Proposals:

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Student Work Featured at SSA 4

Caitlin Edgar
Caitlin Edgar '12
Foreign Aid and Development
David Doobin
David Doobin '11
Ethical Treatment of Patients
Diane Lee
Diane Lee '11
Degradation Pathways of rRNA
Marissa Mann
Marissa Mann '11
Wind Energy
Ryan Hanson
Ryan Hanson '11
On Composing "Wintertime"
The SSA logo was designed by Eileen Small '15, a double major in Studio Art and Theater.