Registration open for Three Rivers Science Symposium at USF
Sept. 3, 2013 FORT WAYNE, Ind.—The School of Arts and Sciences at the University of Saint Francis will host the Three Rivers Science Symposium on Friday, Oct. 4 for high school sophomores through seniors.
Regional students can enjoy hands-on activities while engaging in contemporary research techniques and theory, group discussions and laboratory experience to prepare them for college in the high-demand fields of science and technology.
Students will meet and work with college professors, using state-of-the-art scientific instruments in an all-day workshop to engage in college-level experimentation as they learn to apply science to real-world situations.
A choice of three sessions will be offered: “The Foundations of Computation” with Dr. Joseph Flenner, “Vaccination, Outbreaks, Preventable Deaths” with Dr. Amy Obringer and “Crime Lab: Investigating the Evidence” with Dr. Jean Elick.
Space is limited. The registration deadline is Sept. 23. Additional information and registration materials are online at sf.edu/sciencesymposium. Call Carolyn Exner at (260) 399-8067 with questions.
The University of Saint Francis, founded in 1890 as a comprehensive university in the Catholic Franciscan tradition, offers more than 80 undergraduate and graduate programs through the School of Health Sciences, School of Arts and Sciences, Keith Busse School of Business and Entrepreneurial Leadership, School of Professional Studies and School of Creative Arts. The university’s College of Adult Learning designs focused curriculum for working adults by offering online and accelerated programs, through its Virtual, Fort Wayne and Crown Point campuses. More than 2,400 students from a broad geographic region attend USF for its academic excellence.
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