Volunteer Reminder- October Deadline

We will need volunteers this year for field trips and other class activities.  Thank you for being willing to help!  If you were an approved volunteer, you still need to activate your account each year.  Whether you are a first time or renewing volunteer, you can stop by any school to register.  Be sure to check all the schools where you are interested in volunteering (you do not have to go to each school separately).

Imhotep Academy Sessions– “Exploring the Dynamic Body through Biophotonics” and “Exploring Forensic Chemistry”

Imhotep Academy – Fall 2012 Session

“Exploring the Dynamic Body through Biophotonics”

Who: Middle School Students, Grade 6-8

Learn: Investigate living things and their physical properties with hands-on activities.  Use technology devices to examine the body and living organisms.  Discover how lasers are used in the medical, technology, engineering, and mathematics fields.

Meet: Students with similar academic and scientific interests

NCSU Engineers, Scientists, and Professionals

Where: The Science House Suite 1200, NC State University

When: October 6 – November 3 (Saturdays) at 8:45 a.m. – 1:15 p.m.

Requirements: Register and submit payment of $150.00 by September 8, 2012

After deadline, fee for enrollment will be $175 per student.

Attend mandatory orientation on Thursday, September 20, 2012 at 6:30 p.m.

Register online at: http://science-house.org/index.php/imhotep-academy

For additional information, contact Pamela Gilchrist at pamela_gilchrist@ncsu.edu or

call (919) 515-5570.


Imhotep Academy – Spring 2013 Session

“Exploring Forensic Chemistry”

Learn: Investigate the connection of chemical analysis and solving crimes with hands-on

Activities. Use technology devices to learn more about the role of forensic scientists.

Discover how chemistry is used in the medical, technology, engineering, and mathematics fields.