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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


The Western UP Science Fair and the Science & Engineering Festival is sponsored by the Western Upper Peninsula Center for Science, Mathematics and Environmental Education, Michigan Tech Chapter of American Society for Engineering Education, Michigan Technological University, 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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