​Mission and Goals​


The Symposium for Scholarship and Creativity (SSC) serves as a vehicle for encouraging the aspirations and achievement of inquiring minds for a lifetime pursuit of knowledge.  This is through university-wide collaboration and scholarship to foster positive relations with the community and alumni.


  • ​Make connections with other disciplines across our university and in our community
  • Develop communication and critical reasoning skills in our students
  • Promote student leadership qualities
  • Share student research and creativity
  • Develop a sense of belonging among faculty and students within our learning community
  • Experience other cultures and ethnicities within our university
  • Showcase both undergraduate and graduate populations with respect to research and performance