Poster-Making Assistance

We will get you started on making a poster for the Back to Bates weekend poster sessions. Just show up on the dates listed—come to one or all of the series.

Friday, 9/28, noon-1:00 pm (Coram 110)
Monday, 10/1, 11:30 am -1:00 pm (Coram 110)

These sessions will provide an overview of best practice “dos” and “don’ts” for poster design. Topics to include templates, sources for images and graphics, and easy to use platforms for creating posters, including PowerPoint and Google Slides.  These sessions are ideal for students preparing posters for Back to Bates: Homecoming & Family Weekend on Friday, October 5, 2018.

Please RSVP to

Should you be interested but unavailable to attend, you can view the presentation or consult the below resources.

Finally, read Read Poster Mechanics instructions to ensure your poster is ready for the Parents Weekend Poster Session.

PowerPoint Resources

Google Slides Resources

Download an InDesign template for a 36″H x 48″W poster here. Template fonts are available on Mac and Windows.