Science Academy

Science Academy

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

The Science Academy is currently full!

SCC Science Academy
An interactive experience.
Tuesday, April 4, 2017

SCC West Burlington campus


Schedule of Events

10:30 Welcome
11:00 Session 1 (pick one)
  Bridge Builders – Get a crash course in construction, then team up to build a bridge from materials provided. Strongest bridge wins!
  Blushing Biomolecules -  See how nature, color and chemistry collide. Work in groups to chemically test for biomolecules using color change reactions.
  Session 2 (pick one)
  Livin’ Large: Tiny Houses – Get up close and personal with a few thousand of your closest microscopic neighbors.
  CSI OMG – Crimes aren’t solved in 30 minutes. We put the science in forensic science with a real blood splatter analysis and fingerprinting identification exercise. 
1:30 Wrap up