CITY OF SCIENCE: NEW JERSEY, HIGH SCHOOL EDITION

Date/Time

April 27, 2019
02:30 PM

Description

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

Cost

FREE

Location

View map Fairleigh Dickinson University, Rothman Center
140 University Plaza Drive
Hackensack, NJ

Additional Information

Sponsor

World Science Festival / Fairleigh Dickinson University

Phone

212.348.1400

Contact email

education@worldsciencefestival.com

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