So you want to answer the decision for Papers? It offers suggestions for the content and presentation of this abstract, as well as examples of the best abstracts submitted into the 2012-2013 abstract selection committee when it comes to ninth annual North Carolina State University graduate student history conference.
Typically, an abstract describes the topic you want to present in the conference, highlighting your argument, evidence and contribution to your literature that is historical. Most commonly it is limited to 250-500 words. The phrase limit can be challenging: some graduate students usually do not fret within the short limit and hastily write and submit an abstract in the last second, which regularly hurts their odds of being accepted; other students attempt to condense the Next Great American Novel into 250 words, which are often equally damning. Graduate students who approach the abstract early, plan accordingly, and carefully edit are those most often invited to present their research. Read More