Outreach Program hosts 120 elementary students
Jackson, an advisor in the undergraduate office, coordinated
our latest outreach event. "On April 6, we had 120 4th-grade
scholars visiting from Cambridge Elementary School of Concord,"
she said. Cambridge school is a Title I school serving primarily
children from Mexican immigrant parents.
Goodblatt, an outstanding 4th year B.A. Chemistry student led the
presentation," said Jackson. "We conducted experiments
on water quality (from the creek using state of the art water quality
meters comparing results with manual tests), learned about the life
in the creek (cyanide emitting millipedes, fish, etc.) Mike solicited
the help of a few of his research associates. Also helping out were
graduate students from Carolyn Bertozzi's group.
you to everyone who participated.