The College of Science, Engineering and Technology is pleased to host the Second National Research Symposium on February 27-28, 2014. This important conference will be held at the JSU-Engineering building – Room 100 (first floor). The symposium is geared towards showcasing the faculty-mentored research of undergraduate and graduate students, in order to foster their leadership and professional development. The symposium also aims to positively impact the Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) workforce and academic pipelines. Students from other institutions of higher learning in Mississippi will also be participating. The students will present both oral and poster presentations that will be judged by experts in their respective STEM fields. Awards will be given to the winners of both oral and poster presentations.