Event Schedule

February 22, 2018 - Kickoff event in Jordan Science Hall Reading Room, 5:00 - 7:00 p.m. Register here

February 22, 2018 - March 26, 2018 - Competition Registration open, please register here.  Application deadline is 11:59  p.m. EST on March 26, 2018.

March 2018 – April 2018 – Students participating in 3MT® will be expected to attend 1 Professional Development workshop of their choosing in order to be eligible for college qualifying heats.  Workshops offered are as follows:

  • Once Upon A Time – Storytelling as a Tool for Teaching & Learning
  • Distilling Your Scholarly Research in a 3MT Format
  • Improv for Scholars – Utilizing Improvisation Techniques to Connect with an Audience
  • Visual Presentation of Information – Making Your Slide
  • Stage Presence – Drawing in Your Audience
  • One Button Studio – Virtual Coaching for 3MT

Students may register for workshops at the Professional Development events portal.

Please note, One Button Studio does NOT fulfill the Professional Development workshop criteria and is to be used as a supplementary tool.

 

April 2, 2018 - Single static slide deadline is 11:59 p.m. EST on April 2, 2018.  Please email your slide in Powerpoint format (Set slide to standard (4:3), 10" Wide, 7.5" Height) to  gprofdev@nd.edu.

April 9 - April 13, 2018 - Qualifying heats will be run within each College (Engineering, Arts & Letters, and Science).

  • 4 Judges will determine 3 Finalists who will move on to the Final event on April 23, 2018
  • Each Finalist will win $100 (3 Winners from each College)
  • Schedule below:
    • Date

      Time

      College

      Location

      Judge #1

      Judge #2

      Judge #3

      Judge #4

      TBD

      5pm-7pm

      Science

      TBD

      TBD

      TBD

      TBD

      TBD

      TBD

      5pm-7pm

      A&L

      TBD

      TBD

      TBD

      TBD

      TBD

      TBD

      5pm-7pm

      Engineering

      TBD

      TBD

      TBD

      TBD

      TBD

       

April 16, 2018 - Static Slide for Final event deadline (11:59 p.m. EST).  Please email your slide in Powerpoint format (Set slide to standard (4:3), 10" Wide, 7.5" Height) to  gprofdev@nd.edu.

April 23, 2018 - 5pm,  Final event at Jordan Auditorium,  Mendoza College of Business, 9 Finalists.  

Battle of the Colleges!

  • Judges will determine 1st and 2nd round prizes for the competition
  • Audience will vote on a People’s Choice Award – 3rd Prize
  • Prizes:  1st Place $2,000, 2nd Place $1500, People’s Choice Award $1000
  • Networking reception to follow awarding of prizes