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International Education Week

California State University, Fresno

FAQ for Poster Presenters

What, When and Where?

Posters will be displayed starting November 6th in the library through Thursday evening’s reception.

Thursday, November 15, 2018
4:00 - 6:00 pm
Henry Madden Library, 3rd Floor Balcony Gallery

Who should participate as exhibitors?

The Showcase is open to presenters from faculty, staff, and student organizations at Fresno State. Both individuals and teams are welcome.

What are the criteria for a good poster exhibit?

The poster should highlight how the project, process, experience, or collaboration supports Fresno State's internationalization efforts.  Areas that may be considered, but not limited to: 

  • Partnerships
  • Research
  • Study abroad programs
  • Service-learning
  • Curriculum
  • Alumni abroad
  • Student clubs/organizations
  • Faculty exchange
  • Academic programs with an international focus

Submitted posters from the International Showcase 2017 can be viewed here:

Who is the audience?

  • Campus leaders and administrators
  • Faculty
  • Staff
  • Students

How do I create a poster?

We ask that all participants choose one of the three poster board templates that will be sent to you to choose from once your proposal is approved.

  • The template is a PowerPoint slide. Simply insert your images and content.
  • There are 3 sample formats to choose from.
  • Feel free to change the template or create your own.
  • The template is already sized for printing at 24" x 36"
  • Name your poster file using keywords from your project title followed by _INTL (ex: Cuba_INTL)
  • Email the .ppt in PDF format to no later than October 31, 2018.
  • We will have the poster printed and mounted for you. 

What information should I include on my poster?

This is entirely up to you. Consider what elements are needed to best illustrate your project, work, or initiative.  Feel free to pick and choose what works best to tell your story.

  • Project Title (Insert on the top bar of the poster) 
  • Graphics: Illustrations, images, tables, photos, figures, infographics, charts, flow charts, process maps, etc.
  • Background/Objective
  • Documentation of the impact this project had on your department, organization, or the campus
  • Mission Statement/Visions/Goals
  • Milestones/Achievements from conception to the present
  • Next steps/future outlook
  • Team members (if applicable)

What will my display look like?

  • Posters will be 24" tall x 36" wide and will be mounted on foam core and displayed on a tabletop. We will provide the tables.
  • Feel free to bring brochures, handouts or information to share.


Questions/More information?

Contact or Tucker Blagen at 278-5452.