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Spring 2017 Science Symposium

For high school sophomores and juniors, teachers and parents

Saturday, April 22, 2017
Burke Lounge, Spellman Hall
Iona College

Program

Breakfast & Registration & Opening 10 - 10:45 a.m.
Morning Sessions
Student Workshop Session of Your Choice 10:50 - 11:20 a.m.
Student Workshop Session of Your Choice 11:30 a.m. - Noon
Teacher Workshop Session of Your Choice 10:50 - 11:50 a.m.
Parents Workshop: Admissions & Financial Aid information (Location: Romita Auditorium, Ryan Library) 10:50 - 11:50 a.m.
Lunch
Iona Student Poster Presentations
Noon - 1:50 p.m.
Afternoon Sessions 
Student Workshop Session of Your Choice 2 - 2:30 p.m.
Student Workshop Session of Your Choice 2:40 - 3:10 p.m.
Teacher Workshop Session of Your Choice 2 - 3 p.m.
Campus Tour 2 - 3 p.m.
Ice Cream Social
A Conversation with Iona STEM Students & Closing
3:20 - 4 p.m.


Workshop Topics for Students

Four concurrent sessions running 30 minutes each, except Computer Science session runs for an hour.

Subject Topic Location
Biology “Anatomy and Physiology 101" Cornelia Hall 102
Chemistry “Chemistry of Superheroes” Cornelia Hall 205
Computer Science "Creating a Virtual World" Murphy Center 209
Mathematics "Topological Games" Faculty Reception Room
Spellman Hall


Workshop Topics for Teachers

Subject Topic Location
Biology "Principles of Modern Genetic Engineering" Cornelia Hall 108
Chemistry "Introduction to the Nanoworld" Cornelia Hall GR08
Computer Science "Introduction to Cryptography" Doorley Hall 220

RSVP for Teachers

RSVP for Parents

For more information, contact Dr. Sunghee Lee at slee@iona.edu.