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Monday, September 11, 2017

9:00 a.m. - 9:45 a.m.: Hands-on outdoor activities for high school students.  Natural Areas. Science Building.

10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.: Hands-on outdoor activities for high school students.  Biological Sciences. Science Building.

12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.:  LUNCH for high school students (Powell Cafeteria).

1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.: Tour of EKU campus for high school students, Powell Building.

2:00 p.m - 3:00 p.m.: Dr. Tracie Prater of NASA speaks to students at Model Laboratory School.  Model Laboratory School.

6:00 p.m. -7:00 p.m.: Tour of Science Building, Science Building Atrium (free and open to public). Please reserve your spot for the tour at http://scienceweek.eku.edu/rsvp.
Reception for Alumni Lecture Series Speaker, Dr. Tracie Prater, Science Building Atrium (free and open to public). If you plan to attend the reception, please RSVP at http://scienceweek.eku.edu/rsvp.

7:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.: Alumni Lecture Series,"The Role of Advanced Manufacturing in NASA’s Space Exploration Initiatives", Dr. Tracie Prater, 3104 Science Building.

Tuesday, September 12, 2017

9:00 a.m. - 9:45 a.m.: Hands-on outdoor activities for high school students.  Natural Areas. Science Building.

10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.: Hands-on outdoor activities for high school students.  Geosciences and Physics & Astronomy. Science Building.

12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.:  LUNCH for high school students (Powell Cafeteria).

1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.: Tour of EKU campus for high school students, Powell Building.

4:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.: Tour of the Science Building, Science Building Atrium (free and open to the public with reservation). Please reserve your spot for the tour at http://scienceweek.eku.edu/rsvp.

6:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.: Planetarium Show, Hummel Planetarium, Perkins Building (free and open to the public). Please reserve your spot for the Planetarium Show at http://scienceweek.eku.edu/rsvp.

Wednesday, September 13, 2017

9:00 a.m. - 9:45 a.m.: Hands-on outdoor activities for high school students.  Natural Areas. Science Building.

10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.: Hands-on outdoor activities for high school students.  Computer Science and Mathematics & Statistics. Science Building.

12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.:  LUNCH for high school students (Powell Cafeteria).

1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.: Tour of EKU campus for high school students, Powell Building.

Thursday, September 14, 2017

9:00 a.m. - 9:45 a.m.: Hands-on outdoor activities for high school students.  Natural Areas. Science Building.

9:45 a.m. -10:00 a.m.:  Check Presentation by Novelis Corporation for STEM Summer Camp, Science Building Atrium.

10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.: Hands-on outdoor activities for high school students.  Chemistry. Science Building.

12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.:  LUNCH for high school students (Powell Cafeteria).

1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.: Tour of EKU campus for high school students, Powell Building.

6:00 pm. - 7:00 p.m.: Tour of Science Building, Science Building Atrium (free and open to public). Please reserve your spot for the tour at http://scienceweek.eku.edu/rsvp.
Dinner for Keynote Address Speaker Speaker, Professor Sylvester James Gates, Faculty Dining Room, Powell Cafeteria.

7:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.: Keynote Address"Einstein v. Roberts: Does Diversity Matter in Science?", Professor Sylvester James Gates, O'Donnell Hall, Whitlock Building (free and open to public).

Friday, September 15, 2017

9:30 a.m. - 10:15 a.m.: VIP Private Tour of the Science Building and Media Arrival, Science Building Atrium.

10:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.: DEDICATION CEREMONY FOR PHASE II OF THE SCIENCE BUILDING, Science Building Atrium. Please reserve your spot for the Dedication Ceremony and Reception at http://scienceweek.eku.edu/rsvp.

11:30 a.m. -12: 30 p.m.: Refreshments and Science Building Tour, Science Building. Please reserve your spot for the tour at http://scienceweek.eku.edu/rsvp.

5:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.: Private Tour of Science Building for Retired Science and Mathematics Faculty, Science Building Atrium.

6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.: Reception and Networking for Retired Science and Mathematics Faculty, Science Building Atrium.

Saturday, September 16, 2017

10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.: Family Nature Day, Maywoods Environmental & Educational Laboratory, Crab Orchard, KY.
For a schedule of events, visit http://naturalareas.eku.edu/sites/naturalareas.eku.edu/files/fnd_flyer_fall_9162017.pdf.
Please Pre-Register for all activities you plan to attend as space is limited on some of the activities.

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