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Pace University to Host Annual Science Day for High School Students, Apr. 11
Dr. Patricia Aikens, staff scientist with BASF to offer keynote
“Colloids You Can Smell, Taste and Wear: The Lowdown on Personal Care Products”
PLEASANTVILLE, N. Y. – April 10, 2003 — More than 150 high school students from local area schools will participate in Pace University’s annual Science Day on Friday, April 11 from 8:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. in Kessel Campus Center on the Pleasantville campus.
Science Day at Pace University, held annually since 1993, offers students a chance to demonstrate their scientific prowess, as they present research poster papers about a variety of topics. Along with the science poster session, students will view a live “Birds of Prey” demonstration by naturalist James Eyring. Students will also visit the campus’ computer center, biology and chemistry laboratories and the electronic laboratory at the Mortola Library.
Dr. Patricia Aikens, instructor of chemistry at Pace University and staff scientist with BASF will offer the keynote, “Colloids You Can Smell, Taste and Wear: The Lowdown on Personal Care Products.”
For more information contact Anne Murphy, (914) 773-3562 or
Charlene Hoegler, 914-773-3698 or e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org.
For directions to the campus see: www.pace.edu.
Pace is a comprehensive, independent University with campuses in New York City and Westchester County. More than 13,000 students are enrolled in undergraduate, graduate and professional degree programs in the Dyson College of the Arts and Sciences, Lubin School of Business, School of Computer Science and Information Systems, School of Education, School of Law, Lienhard School of Nursing and the World Trade Institute.