Science Academy

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Interested in a degree or career in science?
Join SCC faculty as they delve into these advanced science workshops.


Example Breakout Sessions

What's in the Water
Use a microscale lab procedure to perform several possible precipitation reactions. Apply the general rules for the solubility of ionic compounds in water to determine the chemical identity of any precipitate formed.

Color Detective
Is spinach really green? Find out by using chromatography to explore hidden colors in natural pigments.

Penny Boat Challenge
How many pennies can your boat carry before it sinks? Learn the principles of buoyant force and turn your very own Miss Never Sail into Miss Never Fail

Livin' Large: Tiny Houses
Get up close and personal with a few thousand of your closest microscopic neighbors.

SCC West Burlington campus

Kyle Adams
Enrollment Specialist