California Botanical Society 29th Graduate Student Symposium & Annual Banquet

Cal Poly Humboldt is hosting the California Botanical Society Student Symposium on campus Friday, March 31st - Sunday, April 2nd!

The symposium is a low-cost conference event for graduate and undergraduate students to present a talk or poster of their botanical research. Attendees will be from universities from all over California and near-by states, making this a great networking opportunity! 

On Saturday, April 1st, presentations and poster sessions will fill the morning and afternoon, followed by a social mixer, and concluding with a banquet dinner with keynote speaker Dr. Lucy Kerhoulas of the Department of Forestry, Fire, & Rangeland Management. Optional field trips will be available as add-ons at checkout. See the Field Trip Flyer for more details about the field trips.

View more information and register on the Eventbrite webpage, here: 

or Download a flyer for more details.

Looking to add to your CV? We need student volunteers to help host the symposium!  Volunteers will receive an additional 50% off the discounted student price!

Please contact Samar El-Abdallah ( or Caitlyn Allchin ( if you have any questions about the symposium, or would like to volunteer.