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Major: Biology

College/Employer: NEU

Year of Graduation: 2023

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Past Classes

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Funky Science: DIY Lava Lamps in Splash Spring 2023
In this fun and hands-on class, students will learn about the science of density and emulsions by making their own lava lamps from household materials. They will explore the properties of oil, water, and alka-seltzer tablets, and discover how these materials interact to create the mesmerizing effect of a lava lamp. Along the way, they will develop their observation and critical thinking skills, and learn about the scientific method of hypothesis testing and data analysis. This class is perfect for students who enjoy creative and interactive projects, and want to learn more about the fascinating world of science. No prior experience is required - just bring your curiosity and enthusiasm!