The purpose of a poster is to "show" as much as to "tell." How you choose to employ graphics -- whether font choices, images or backgrounds -- is very important. The following sections aim to help you make decisions about your look and feel of the poster.
Queen's University has a strict Visual Identity Guide to ensure that the University's logo and graphic representation is appropriately utilized by faculty, staff and students. The guides should be reviewed before using Queen's resources:
Queen's Marketing department has posted a number of useful PowerPoint and Keynote templates "for the use of members of the Queen's community when preparing professional presentations on behalf of the university, both academic and administrative." Please note that students are not required to use the templates and are welcome to exercise creative license, but it should begood to know there are options.