Volunteers sought for middle school science and engineering fairs on Jan. 23 and 25

Volunteers are needed Tuesday, Jan. 23, and Thursday, Jan 25, for middle school science and engineering fairs.

Help make the Grand Forks middle school science fairs an exciting event for the students who have worked on their projects for over two months.

Fairs are Tuesday Jan 23, at Schroeder Middle School, 800 32 Ave. South, and  Thursday Jan. 25, Valley Middle School, 2100 5th Ave. North

We need volunteers to judge the projects from 9:30-11 a.m. and 12:30-2 p.m. Everything you need will be provided. If you are on campus, UND buses will bring judges from the UND Memorial Union to the middle school and back to UND. If you are coming from off-campus, please report to the school office.

UND bus schedule

Morning Session 9:30-11 a.m.

  • 9:15-9:30 a.m., judges board the bus
  • 9:30, bus leaves (UND buses will be on University Ave. outside the Memorial Union)
  • 9:45-10:45, judge projects
  • 10:45, judges board the bus
  • 11 a.m., bus returns to Memorial Union

Afternoon Session 12:30-2 p.m.

  • 12:15-12:30 p.m., judges board the bus
  • 12:30, bus leaves (UND buses will be on University Ave outside the Memorial Union)
  • 12:45-1:45, judge projects
  • 1:45, judges board the bus
  • 2 p.m., bus returns to Memorial Union

To volunteer, use SignUp. Here’s how it works in 3 easy steps:

1) Click the link to see our SignUp on SignUp.com:

Valley Middle School http://signup.com/go/ZSzHByV

Schroeder Middle School http://signup.com/go/aHgFmiZ

2) Review the options listed and choose the spot(s) you like.

3) Sign up! It’s easy – you will not need to register an account or make a password

To review the judging criteria beforehand go to the Dakota Science Center web site http://www.dakota-science.org/pages.asp?PageID=214256

ND NE Regional Science and Engineer Fair (ISEF Affiliated Fair)

Date:  March 13, 2018 Place: UND Memorial Union Ballroom

Times: 8 a.m. – 4 p.m. The public is welcome noon-4 p.m.

Volunteers Needed as Judges 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Everything you need will be provided. To volunteer use SignUp.com http://signup.com/go/RpxHfxN

ND State Science and Engineer Fair (ISEF Affiliated Fair)

Date: April 5 – 6, 2018 Place: UND Memorial Union Ballroom

UND faculty needed to judge. Contact Harmon Abrahamson 777-4427. The public is welcome 2-4 p.m.