Science Academy

Science Academy, students smiling at the camera

Interested in a degree or career in science? Come join SCC faculty as they delve into these advanced science workshops.

Possible Breakout sessions:

Penny Boat Challenge: How many pennies can your boat carry before it sinks? Learn the principles of buoyant force and turn your very own Miss Never Sail into Miss Never Fail.

 Sweaty Surfaces:   Explore evaporative cooling and observe how liquid compounds transfer heat energy. Then use data collected to better understand molecular structures and intermolecular forces.

 Micro-chefs: Bacteria and yeast have played a major part of food preparation since ancient times. Learn the principles of fermentation and how they’re used to make everyday foods.

 Fish Tales: The circulatory system is the body’s superhighway. Examine living goldfish tails and observe how cells move through arteries, veins and capillaries.

SCC Science Academy

An interactive experience.
Friday, April 12, 2019

SCC West Burlington campus