CITY OF SCIENCE: High School Edition Premieres in New Jersey
Explore the Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math
Activate a Warped Space Gravity Simulator, Tour Labs, Explore Careers in STEM, and Much More
DETAILS: CITY OF SCIENCE is traveling out of New York to make its New Jersey debut! Middle and High School students are invited to join the World Science Festival and Fairleigh Dickinson University for a full day of large-scale interactive exhibits led by top science professionals from around the region and an introduction to high-level science. Activities include: touring FDU science and engineering labs and experiencing college-level activities—including forensic analysis, nursing simulations, and programming robots; learning about STEM careers through presentations; exploring complex scientific principles and their real-life applications—like spinning gyroscopes to discover how they’re used in GPS systems or playing tug of war on wheels to understand how astronauts work in microgravity;
and meeting and networking with local STEM professionals and organizations. This can’t miss event is FREE, open to the public, and recommended for students in Grades 7-12.
RSVP is encouraged, but not required: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/city-of-science-new-jersey-high-school-edition-tickets-57743140287#tickets
HONORARY HOST COMMITTEE:
CORY BOOKER, U.S. Senator for New Jersey
JOSH GOTTHEIMER, U.S. Representative of New Jersey’s 5th Congressional District
MOHAMMAD HAMEEDUDDIN, Mayor of Teaneck
JOHN P. LABROSSE, JR., Mayor of Hackensack
BOB MENENDEZ, U.S. Senator for New Jersey
PAUL A. SARLO, Senator of New Jersey’s 36th Legislative District
LORETTA L. WEINBERG, New Jersey Senate Majority Leader
World Science Festival / Fairleigh Dickinson University
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