April’s TSF Events

Sweetwater High School Monroe County, TN

STEM Trek Science Festival Hickory, NC

Energy Day at NC A&T State University
Greensboro, NC

ORNL’s Traveling Science Fair was on the move in April with four events, lasting a total of seven days, in three different states at the following events:

  • 4/1: Sweetwater City and Monroe County Schools at Sweetwater High School – Sweetwater, TN
  • 4/4-6:  “Tiny Atoms…Big Science” visited the American Nuclear Society Student Conference at Virginia Commonwealth University – Richmond, VA
  • 4/9-10: Energy Day at North Carolina A&T University – Greensboro, NC
  • 4/12-13: STEM Trek at Catawba Science Center – Hickory, NC

In total, about 12,000 students and teachers participated in the Traveling Science Fair during April’s events. The six interactive trailers align with ORNL’s diverse fields of research and areas of future career opportunities. They provide an opportunity for guests of all ages to learn about real-world science and the importance of ORNL’s research, directly from scientists.

More information about ORNL’s Traveling Science Fair can be found at https://orise.orau.gov/ornl-science-fair/index.html

Photos of recent Traveling Science Fair events can be found at https://www.flickr.com/photos/oakridgelab/albums/72157655772896723