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Hundreds to visit High Point this weekend for research conference

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HIGH POINT, N.C. — Hundreds of visitors will be in High Point this weekend for a conference at High Point University.

HPU is hosting more than 360 students for the 6th Big South Undergraduate Research Symposium, also known as “the BigSURS.”

The conference provides a forum in which undergraduate scholars can share the results of their research projects through various means, including presentations and performances.

The visiting students will come from 18 different institutions from across the southern U.S.

The conference will begin early Friday afternoon and end Saturday afternoon.