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LSU to Host Region VII Science and Engineering Fair

02/08/2012 10:24 AM

BATON ROUGE – LSU will host the Region VII Science and Engineering Fair on Tuesday, Feb. 14, and Wednesday, Feb. 15, in the LSU Student Union’s Royal Cotillion Ballroom. The fair consists of students from middle and high schools in seven parishes including East Baton Rouge, West Baton Rouge, Ascension, Iberville, Pointe Coupee, East Feliciana and West Feliciana. Students will present their projects to judges, and winners will move on to the state science fair, which will be held March 25-27.
           

 

Fair schedule is as follows for the junior and senior divisions:

 

JUNIOR DIVISION (grades 6-8)

 

Tuesday, Feb. 14

 

8 a.m. – 8:30 a.m.  Students at exhibit/public viewing

 

8:30 a.m. – 10 a.m.  Judging round #1

 

10 a.m. – 10:15 a.m.  Break

 

10:15 a.m. – 11:45 a.m. Judging round #2

 

11:45 a.m. – 1 p.m.  Lunch

 

1 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.  Final judging round

 

2:30 p.m. – 3 p.m.  Public viewing

 

3 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.  Removal of projects

 

3:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.  Awards Announcements                                                                                                                 

 

SENIOR DIVISION (grades 9-12)

 

Wednesday, Feb. 15

 

8 a.m. – 8:30 a.m.  Students at exhibit/public viewing

 

8:30 a.m. – 10 a.m.  Judging round #1

 

10 a.m. – 10:15 a.m.  Break

 

10:15 a.m. – 11:45 a.m. Judging round #2

 

11:45 a.m. – 1 p.m.  Lunch

 

1 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.  Final judging round

 

2:30 p.m. – 3 p.m.  Public viewing

 

3 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.  Removal of projects

 

3:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.  Awards Announcements

 

Media representatives must report to the registration desk for authorization to enter the exhibit floor. For more information, visit www.outreach.lsu.edu/lsef.

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