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We are currently planning for the 2020 event. Take a look at what we offered last year to our students!

In the Driver's Seat

All Sessions Available

Experiment with traffic flow and interchanges, then learn what roads are made of, with tasty examples for pavement designs.

Lead By:

Alison Hanslip & Mellissa Rotzien

Micro:bit Magic

One, Two Session Class available 

How would you like to amaze your friends by flipping a coin without actually using a coin? Or, challenge your family to a game of rock-paper-scissors without using any hand gestures? Come join us to learn how you can harness the magic of a small device called a micro:bit by programming it to make fun games and other awe-inspiring creations. 

Lead By:

Nicole Haugen, Karri Mitchell, Michael Simons, Dan Seefeldt, Dan Leeaphon & Alena Antipova

Microsoft

Let's Get Physical!

All Sessions Available

Come Test your Strength! How balanced are you? How fast can you move? Experiment with different ways to understand how athletic you are, and learn about physical therapy!

Lead By:

Sara Voorhees

University of Jamestown - Physical Therapy

Ooey Gooey Polymer Fun!

All Sessions available

What are Polymers?

We will be creating a putty like material polymer. Then we will transform into scientists to understand how polymers respond to water. 

Lead By:

Neena Ravindran

Techton  Products

Airplane Olympics - Fly Farther, Fly Faster, Fly Higher!

All Sessions available

What is the greatest distance you have flown a paper airplane? Together we will design and test paper airplanes to explore aerodynamics and design testing.

Lead By:

Andrea Anteau

N.E.O.N.

Art + STEM = STEAM

All Sessions available

 Expression through art encourages creativity, play and innovation to STEM.  Experience fun art activities to make the connection. 

Lead By:

Myra Olson

Jamestown Arts Center

Dance Party

All Sessions Available

Learn the basics of computer coding to create dance animations and have a dance party!

Lead By:

Sue Pfeifer

We all Scream for Ice cream

All Sessions Available

Have you ever made Ice Cream? If so, you know  the ice cream mixture must get really cold very quickly. Ice cubes alone won't do the trick!  Find out why, in this tasty-cold science project. 

Lead By:

Teather Sundstrom

Valley City State University

Doctor for a Day

All Sessions Available

Ever wonder what a veterinarian does in a day? In this workshop you will learn how to suture wounds and apply a bandages to those that cannot tell you where it hurts.

Lead By:

Dr. Dawn Entzminger

Dr. Dawns Pet Stop

Marshmallow Shooter

All Sessions available

She shoots she scores! Together we will brainstorm designs ideas for a marshmallow shooter, then put the ideas into practice.

Prize for the farthest shot!

Lead By:

Alexa Ducioame & Yaping Chi

Moore Engineering Inc. 

Not Just Drill and Fill

All Sessions available

Dentistry is not just about drilling a hole and your tooth and filling it. Together we will learn about dentistry with hands on practices!

Lead By:

Carrie Orn, Jacky Adams, Becky Miller & Lori Remmick

Orn Family Dentistry

Dare to Drone

All Sessions available

Drones (UAV)'s have multiple uses in Agriculture.  Learn how to read a sectional chart, safe UAV flight rules and regulations along with operation.  

Lead By:

Preston Sundeen & Kylee Kenner

LRTC

Bouncing Compound

All Sessions Available

Learn how Pharmacy has changed throughout the centuries, from compounding medications to a more clinical role. Students will create a bouncy ball  to explore some basic compounding skills. 

Lead By:

Joan Slusser

ND State Hospital - Pharmacy

Design your own Lunar Lander!

All Sessions Available

Work in teams to design a landing system to safely bring "egg-stronauts" to the Moon. We will work with a budget & complete the engineering design process just like they do at NASA! Come celebrate the 50th Anniversary of the Apollo 11 moon landing with this fun hands-on activity. 

Lead By:

Caitlin Nolby

ND Space Grant Consortium & ND NASA EPSCoR

Fly High at Collins

2 sessions availabe

Learn about technologically advanced products for military and commercial aircraft.  See 3D printing, computer-aided design software and full-scale mock up of the cargo system in 777 freighter plane.

Lead By:

Jack Heichel & Zach Meyer 

Collins Aerospace

Up Close and Personal with Macros

All Sessions available

Use microscopes to identify macro-invertebrates and learn the relationship between aquatic macro-invertebrate populations and water quality.

Lead By:

Bonita Roswcik

Prairie Waters Education and Research Center

Are you my Type?

All Sessions available

Come and learn how to determine the ABO and Rh blood type of  simulated blood samples.  

NOTE:  No real blood is used in this activity.

Lead By:

Janet Rosario

Gateway to Science