College Heat Three Minute Thesis 3MT®

Register by February 21st to enter the College Heat 3MT® Competition

3MT® is a university wide competition for graduate students in which participants present their research and its wider impact in 3 minutes or less to a panel of non-specialist judges. The challenge is to present complex research in an engaging, accessible and compelling way, using only one slide!

Registration for the 2017 3MT College Heats is now open! See below for a step-by-step instruction on how to register:

  1. Complete the 3MT Registration and Participation Waiver form
  2. Email the completed form to Petrina Aberdeen (
  3. Begin planning your 3MT presentation!


The College Heat Competition will be held on Monday, March 6, 2017 at 1:30 p.m - Location: MacDonald Institute (MINS) 129.

The top two competitors from the College of Social and Applied Human Sciences will advance to the University Final Competition on Tuesday, March 28, 2017 at 1:00 p.m. Please see the official 3MT Graduate & Postdoctoral website for more information on 3MT®, rules and regulations, our College Heat details, and more!