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PBL Palooza

Hughes Fieldhouse
Thursday, November 17, 2022
  7:00 - 9:00 PM

Attention students! Did you recently complete an internship, field experience, student practicum, research project or class project that is profession-based? Do you like to win prizes?

Join us for PBL Palooza, an event focused on all of the amazing profession-based learning experiences happening on our campus.

At Northwest, we strive to be a leader in profession-based learning (PBL) a set of experiences developed through industry and community collaborations and partnerships, preparing all Northwest students for life-long learning, in their careers and as citizens.

Students are invited to prepare and bring a 3’x4’ poster of your project or experience and display it at the event. The night of the event, you will stand by your poster and explain your project. All guests who attend the event get to vote for their favorite posters and the posters receiving with the most votes wins a stellar prize. Join us! And invite your friends and family to attend and vote for you!

Schedule for the event:

6:45 - 7 pm Check in at the registration table when you arrive. Don't forget your poster! Our staff will help you hang it and answer any questions you may have.
7- 8:30 pm Event begins and voting opens. Voting will take place with a QR code accessible at the event.
8:30 pm Presentations end and voting closes.
8:30 - 9 pm Placings are announced and prizes are awarded!

Student Interest Form

Register Here

Poster Tips

  • All posters must be 3x4 feet
  • They can be in color or in black and white
  • Create your poster in PowerPoint, to get it to the 3x4 feet size
  • If you would like to use Mail & Printing Services, here are a few additional tips
    • Submit project files to or bring an electronic version to Mail & Printing Services office, located in the Support Services Building.
    • Allow at least one week for printing. In order to guarantee posters will be complete for the event all posters need to be sent to Mail & Printing Services by November 10.
  • Cost is $28 and Career Services will pay for the poster if you tell Mail & Printing Services that it is for PBL Palooza.
  • If you need assistance or have questions, please contact Mail & Printing Services at 660.562.1109, or email April Salinas at

PowerPoint poster templates:


Poster Examples

Below are examples of possible poster designs. All posters must meet size requirements in order to be used at the event.