Science Day

PSU Science Day

Event information

April 11, 8:00 AM – 2:30 PM

Location: Overman Student Center Ballroom

Event details

More than 600 students from 25 area high schools and one community college will compete in Science Day at Pittsburg State on Thursday. 

It’s a collaborative effort by the Biology Department, the Physics Department, and the Chemistry Department, each of which stages their own competitions for individual students and teams. 

Competitions will include hands-on activities such as racing mousetrap cars, building a Mars colony, and identifying wildlife, as well as knowledge quiz bowls and written exams. The most visual of the events will be held between 9:30 and 11 a.m. 

Science Day will kick off with a welcome speech by Pittsburg State Provost Lynette Olson at 9 a.m. in the Crimson and Gold Ballroom of the Overman Student Center. Activities will conclude at 2:30 p.m.

Contact information

Peter Chung