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UW-Eau Claire (Phillips Science Hall)

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101 Roosevelt Ave
Eau Claire, WI 54701 United States

October 2022

The Chemistry Detectives

October 15 @ 9:30 am - 12:00 pm
UW-Eau Claire (Phillips Science Hall), 101 Roosevelt Ave
Eau Claire, WI 54701 United States
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Professor Jennifer Dahl and Assistant Professor Deidra Gerlach, Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry as well as UW Eau Claire students will host interactive demonstrations and dialogue focused on the chemistry of the products that you use in your daily life. Bring your questions and learn how the molecular scale work of chemists brings life to consumer products, food science, manufacturing, health care and environmental issues. This event will take place in three sessions. Guests are welcome to drop in anytime:…

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Hands-On Environmental Health!

October 15 @ 9:30 am - 12:00 pm
UW-Eau Claire (Phillips Science Hall), 101 Roosevelt Ave
Eau Claire, WI 54701 United States
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Protecting the health of our family and friends is important. We will learn how to use instruments to detect environmental hazards and equipment to protect us. Try on a HAZMAT suit! Help build a COVID filter box to purify the air! Set up a laser beam! Test stream water quality! Young scientists can make a difference by learning about and controlling the health risks. Do you know how to distinguish a tick from a bedbug? What does asbestos look like?…

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Material Science/Biomed Engineering Demos and Lab Tours

October 15 @ 9:30 am - 12:00 pm
UW-Eau Claire (Phillips Science Hall), 101 Roosevelt Ave
Eau Claire, WI 54701 United States
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Join Professor Doug Dunham and UWEC students for materials science and biomedical engineering hands-on activities and demonstrations as well as lab tours. Activities and demonstrations will be located on the UWEC campus, Phillips Science Hall first floor hallways. The tours will be in Phillips Hall, Rooms 174 and 167. Check out additional events happening on campus: Hands-On Environmental Health Chemistry Detectives Geology: Match the Resource to the Product Geographers in Training: Learn to Fly Drones and Use an Augmented Reality…

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Geographers in Training: Learn to Fly Drones and Use an Augmented Reality Sandbox!

October 15 @ 9:30 am - 12:00 pm
UW-Eau Claire (Phillips Science Hall), 101 Roosevelt Ave
Eau Claire, WI 54701 United States
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Geographers use a variety of tools to measure and analyze change in our world. Stop by room P283 in Phillips Science Hall on the UWEC campus to learn some of the ways that we use augmented reality and drones to learn about and address important issues society faces today. These activities are best suited for ages 5 and up. Hosted by Professor Ezra Zeitler, Geography and Anthropology and American Indian studies. Check out additional events happening on campus: Material Science/Biomed…

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Geology: Match the Resource to the Product

October 15 @ 9:30 am - 12:00 pm
UW-Eau Claire (Phillips Science Hall), 101 Roosevelt Ave
Eau Claire, WI 54701 United States
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Join us in room 203 of Phillips Science Hall on the UWEC campus for a small group activity in which attendees try to match rocks and minerals to common items. The activity will be hands-on (with guidance as necessary), followed by a discussion on the connections between the resources and the commonly used items. The activity, hosted by Professor Scott Clark, Professor of Geology, will be repeated roughly every 30 minutes. Check out additional events happening on campus: Material Science/Biomed…

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Liquid Nitrogen Demos!

October 15 @ 9:30 am - 12:00 pm
UW-Eau Claire (Phillips Science Hall), 101 Roosevelt Ave
Eau Claire, WI 54701 United States
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Hosted by Professor Erik Henrickson, Department of Physics and Astronomy. Located on the UWEC Campus, Phillips Science Halls Room 117. Two demonstrations: 9:30 – 10:30 a.m. and 11 a.m. – noon. Check out additional events happening on campus: Material Science/Biomed Engineering Demos and Lab Tours Chemistry Detectives Geology: Match the Resource to the Product Geographers in Training: Learn to Fly Drones and Use an Augmented Reality Sandbox! Hands-On Environmental Health! Reasons for the Seasons University parking is free in stalls…

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Reasons for the Seasons

October 15 @ 9:30 am - 12:00 pm
UW-Eau Claire (Phillips Science Hall), 101 Roosevelt Ave
Eau Claire, WI 54701 United States
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Step into the L.E. Phillips Planetarium to discover star-filled sky in the middle of the day! Attendees will get familiarized with some common stars and constellations they can find in the night sky before learning about what does and doesn’t cause our changing seasons each year in a roughly hour-long interactive presentation. Hosted by Assistant Professor Bill Wolf, Department of Physics and Astronomy. The demonstrations will be held in the planetarium in Phillips Science Hall on the UWEC campus, located…

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