Schedule

Three sessions of the same program will be held Monday, July 10 - *Friday, July 14, 2017; Monday, August 7 - *Friday, August 11, 2017; and Monday, August 14 - *Friday, August 18 from 9:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m. at Whitehead Institute, Nine Cambridge Center, Cambridge, Massachusetts. Each session will cover the same content, so students may only apply for one session. Lunch will be provided each day.

Below is sample schedule from the 2015 program:

9:00 am - 9:15 am        Registration


9:15 am - 10:15 am       DNA/Chromosomal Staining of Onions

10:15 am - 10:25 am     Break


10:25 am - 11:25 am     Genetics Module

11:25 pm - 11:35 am     Break


11:35 am - 11:50 am     Students Grouped by Favorite Lens

11:55 am - 12:30 pm    Lunch

12:30 pm- 1:30 pm      Fruit Fly Behavior

1:40 pm- 2:55 pm        Introduction to Art in Science: The Concept of STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art & Math)

3:00 pm   Adjourn

 

For more information, contact Amy Tremblay at tremblay@wi.mit.edu.

*Friday’s session will end by 1:00 pm.

Middle school students learning about protein formation

Middle school students using a bead model to learn about proteins

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