Community & Friends

JSNN’s ‘Gateway to Science’ open house April 16

Posted on Wednesday, April 8th, 2015 by CommunityEngagement.
040815Feature_JSNN

The NC Science Festival comes to the Joint School of Nanoscience and Nanoengineering Thursday, April 16, 2015. They welcome community members, kids of all ages, school groups, civic clubs – everyone with an interest in science –  from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m that day.

The event title is “Gateway to science.”

This year will feature 3D printing, a pendulum, a Mobile Lab, computer modeling, tours, videos about the school, and nanotechnology.

Admission is free – just stop in and “Have Fun With Science,” which is the theme this year.

For more information about the event or if you are planning to come as a group or school field trip, please contact Mr. Elie Azzi at e_azzi@uncg.edu or 285-2802

The following week, on Saturday, April 25, UNCG’s campus will be filled with the inaugural UNCG Science, Science Everywhere festival. Start spreading the word. One spot kids of all ages will enjoy will be the Self Makerspace in the UNCG School of Education Building – see this great video. More details on the free-admission festival will be in next week’s CW.

 

Reposted from Campus Weekly