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2012

Western UP Science Fair
Grades 4-8
Tuesday, March 27, 2012
4:00-8:30pm EDT
Michigan Tech Memorial Union Ballroom

Registration Deadline: Wednesday, March 7, 2012

Science & Engineering Festival Activities ~ Tuesday, March 27, 2012

OPEN: 4:30-7:30 pm in MUB Commons 105 Volunteers!!
For more information: Joan Chadde jchadde@mtu.edu


Org #

Sponsoring Organization

Activity Titles

1

Youth Programs - Mind Trekkers

Mag Lev Train.
Grape Crusher

Nail Puzzles
Prisms and Lasers
Kruskal’s Count Card Tricks
Ballistics Car

2

Finlandia Student Elem Education

Pump it Up!
Chocolate Chip Cookie Mining
Challenge Yourself!

3

Microbiology Club

Glo-Germ: how clean are your hands?

4

Biomedical Engineering Society

What is Biomedical Engineering?

5

Society of Physics Student Chapter

Static Electricity

Pressure Demos

Dual Track Races

Friction Demos

6

Pre-Health Association

Healthy or Not? Take the Test!

7

Society of Women Engineers

Paper Airplanes & Candy Cars

8

Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers (SHPE)

Egg Squeeze

9

Isle Royale National Park & Dollar Bay High School students

Remotely-Operated Vehicle operation and use

10

Communicating Science Students

Build a Geodesic Dome
Sparkling Pennies

11

Engin Fundamentals Dept.

Launcher

12

Mechanical Engineering Dept

Hybrid Vehicle Mobile Lab

13

Circle K

Making Lots of Bubbles!

14

Engineers Without Borders

Design A Water Tower (of spaghetti & marshmallows)

15

Lake Superior's Huron River Restoration, Inc.

BUGS – Helping us assess Stream Health

16

Elise Nelson, Director

Carnegie Museum

Sponsored by:
Western UP Center for Science, Mathematics and Environmental Education,
Michigan Tech Student Chapter of American Society of Engineering Education
and the Carnegie Museum.

The Western U.P. Center is a partnership of Copper Country & Gogebic-Ontonagon Intermediate School Districts and Michigan Technological University, serving 21 school districts and the communities in Houghton, Baraga, Gogebic, Ontonagon and Keweenaw Counties.

Questions, contact Shawn Oppliger at shawn@copperisd.org or 482-0331
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