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"Whose Land Is This? Native American, European and American Perspectives"

"Whose Land Is This? Native American, European and American Perspectives"

Tuesday, April 2, 2019 - 12:00 am to Saturday, August 17, 2019 - 12:00 am

The Grout Museum of History & Science is the venue for the inaugural display of a traveling exhibit created by the UNI Center for Holocaust and Genocide Education on the contact between Native Americans, European explorers and traders, and American settlers in Iowa. The exhibit focuses on different conceptions and uses of land on the part of Native Americans, Europeans and Americans that shaped the interactions of these groups. "Whose Land Is This?" highlights federal, state, county and other sites related to Native Americans in Iowa and the history of exploration, colonization and settlement in the state.

Location: Grout Museum of History & Science, 503 South Street, Waterloo, IA

Contact Information

Name: Grout Museum District
Email: info@gmdistrict.org
Phone: (319) 234-6357

Link to Event: Grout Museum District

Biotech Camp: Tools of the Trade

Biotech Camp: Tools of the Trade

Tuesday, July 16, 2019 - 9:00 am to 4:00 pm

Logistics: $150 registration fee includes lab materials, a daily snack, and lunch on Friday.

An immersive experience with the tools of biotechnology will provide campers an introduction to the techniques that are used in university, hospital, and industrial laboratories. Campers will gain hands-on experience with DNA extraction, culturing microbes, digital microscopy, polymerase chain reaction (PCR), and gel electrophoresis by performing their own experiments.  Campers will work at their own pace, prior experience is not required.

All paid registrations will receive a camp logistics email from the Camp Director by the Wednesday before camp begins.  This email will include details about where to meet on Monday, how to dress, and other camp logistics.

Date(s) of camp: 
Monday, July 15, 2019 to Friday, July 19, 2019
9:00 am - 4:00 pm daily
Entering 9th through graduating high school seniors
UNI Campus, Camp Director email will include specifics.
Contact Information: 

For registration questions, please contact UNI STEM Secretary, Shelia Kelly at shelia.kelly@uni.edu or 319-273-7399.
For camp program and other questions, please contact, UNI STEM Coordinator, Marcy Seavey at seavey@uni.edu.

To learn more about UNI STEM Camps, including camp policies, please visit: https://stemed.uni.edu/k12

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Contact Information

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Link to Event: https://camps.uni.edu/biotech-camp-tools-trade

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