Annual Career Options Conference
As a continuing activity originally funded from
the district's National Science Foundation Partnership Grant,
middle school students will again have the opportunity to attend
a Science Career Options Conference at UCI, to be held in,
Students will be able to hear a keynote address, and then hear
from a variety of dynamic speakers about scientific and technological
careers. Each student will attend 3 break-out sessions.
The tentative schedule for the day is listed
|Pick-up at School Site
|Depart School Site
|| 8:45 a.m.
|Arrive at UCI by
||10:20 a.m.-10:35 a.m.
|Breakout Session #1
||10:35 a.m. - 11:10 a.m.
|Breakout Session #2
||11:25 a.m. - 12:00p.m.
|Breakout Session #3
||12:15p.m. - 12:50p.m.
||12:50 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.
|Return to School Site by
|Lunch at School Site
||1:30 p.m. - 1:55 p.m.
|Return to Period 1 Class
Selection of students is based on 7th grade students that
submit a request explaining why they would like to attend
this years conference.
All requests will be read and 70 students will be chosen
to attend the conference. Preference will be given to those
students who are most interested in science and demonstrate
this interest in their letter to attend. All students selected
should be well behaved and able to follow appropriate behavior
guidelines given by adults they may be unfamiliar with.
Students will be listening to speakers, not necessarily
participating in hands-on activities.
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