Science and Math Day Open to High Schoolers

by Public Relations Office

Cedarville, Ohio— High school students (public, private, and home-school) from the Dayton area can experience college-level science and mathematics firsthand at Cedarville University`s sixth annual Science and Math Day, Saturday, Nov. 16. Visiting students can attend the presentation "Introduction to Science and Mathematics" at 12:30 p.m. in Room 245 of the Engineering, Nursing, and Science Center (ENS). University students and faculty will lead interactive exercises in chemistry, physics, computer science, biology, mathematics, and earth science from 1:30 p.m.-4 p.m. The program will conclude with a chemistry and physics demonstration at 4 p.m. Faculty will be available throughout the afternoon to discuss the academic programs offered by the department. Visitors are encouraged to tour Cedarville`s outstanding science facilities, including 16 instructional and five research laboratories which house tools such as an Amray scanning electron microscope, Jeol nuclear magnetic resonance spectrometer, and Perkin-Elmer Fourier transform infrared spectrophotometer. The event is free. Students who would like to spend a night in a residence hall should make reservations by Nov. 8. For more information or to register, call 1-800-CEDARVILLE.