It’s the Tennessee Experiential Learning Symposium.
Colleges, universities and community colleges in Tennessee have come together to host an annual symposia to showcase experiential learning outcomes through undergraduate student research, creative work, service learning projects and study abroad experiences. TELS provides undergraduate scholars in all fields a forum to share the results of their work through posters, presentations, performances, and works of art.
The 2017 TELS event will be held at Austin Peay State University in Clarksville, TN on November 2, 2017.
Abstract Submission Deadline (registration and abstract submission): October 20, 2017 tentative
Travel grant application deadline: October 15, 2017.
Travel grants for accepted UT students will include registration fee reimbursement and transportation to Clarksville. Students wishing to attend but not presenting are also eligible for travel scholarship, however priority will be given to presenters.
To present at TELS, an undergraduate must have consulted with their faculty mentor/teacher prior to submitting an abstract.
The University of Tennessee, Knoxville was the proud host of the first TELS event on October 30, 2015.