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Week 12: Postermaking

Submitted by sbrewer on Wed, 04/19/2017 - 17:22

Meeting Location

Morrill311S

Overview

We will meet for our final class before the poster session to discuss creating an efficient workflow to create a scientific poster.

I will demonstrate how create a poster using Scribus. You are not required to use Scribus, but I do expect you to use an application that can generate high-quality press-ready PostScript like Scribus, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Indesign, Quark Express, etc.

Required Activities

  1. Finalize data collection for your poster.
  2. Assemble high-resolution graphical elements in your shared folder.
  3. Create high-quality multi-panel figures for your poster as appropriate.
  4. Produce abbreviate text suitable for blocks on a poster.