Past Programs 2021

Biology | 7/21/21 | 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM EST

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Instructor: Arushi Gupta

General Topics: 

During this virtual workshop, we will dive into the world of ecology! Join us and learn more about how our communities are sustained and participate in some fun activities!

Materials: ​

1) food webs: flash cards/anything that can work as a flash card

2) build your own ecosystem (optional): chocolate pudding, cookies, and gummy worms

3) oil spill experiment: 

Any tray/clear container to hold water & oil

Water

Vegetable Oil

Dish Soap

Spoon

Paper Towels

Cotton Balls

Q-tips

Engineering | 8/02/21 | 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM EST

Instructor: Mehek Gupta

General Topics: 

This FREE virtual engineering workshop will consist of introducing the participants to basic engineering topics and doing a fun hands-on activity to apply what they learned! For the hands-on Pom-Pom Launch activity, you will need to purchase materials:
   ⁃    5 medium pom-pom balls or cotton balls (for launching)
   ⁃    5 index cards (card stock paper also works)
   ⁃    2 disposable drinking cups
   ⁃    5 disposable drinking straws
   ⁃    10 wooden popsicle sticks
   ⁃    5 rubber bands
   ⁃    24 inches of string
   ⁃    tape (unlimited)
   ⁃    safety scissors (for cutting materials)
   ⁃    ruler (for measuring launch distance)
   ⁃    pen/pencil/marker and paper (for drawing design)

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