UOIT and DC welcome inquiring minds of all ages to Science Rendezvous 2017, where people and science meet: a hands-on opportunity to explore and create! Meet the scientists who turn innovative research ideas into real solutions for society.
- Come experience the thrill of doing a real experiment by participating in one of our Mini-Workshops
- Take an INVENTour
- Visit the Science Cavalcade
- Participate in Science Jeopardy
When you arrive, pick up a copy of the Science Rendezvous program and your official Science Rendezvous passport. Plan your day with the many exciting, FREE events taking place on campus. Register for the Mini-Workshops and tours. Parking is FREE. Food will be available for purchase on site.
FREE, fun, family-friendly day of science discovery
Durham College is pleased to partner with UOIT for Science Rendezvous 2017! Activities include:
- Colourful Chemistry – Come learn how to make an Indicator out of Cabbage in our colorful chemistry lab. Explore the Rainbow with an exciting Dry Ice experiment.
- Fun With Food – Discover the magnetic properties of Cereal. Uncover visually what is really in those tasty treats you love to eat.
- Mini Workshops – Hands-on workshops that will allow you to experience being a real scientist!
- Forensic Fun Zone – CSI Oshawa – Solve the mystery by using a variety of forensic techniques.
- Biodiversity Gallery – Experience the variety of nature: insects, animal skulls, owl pellets and biodiversity bingo!
- INVENTours – Soap Sculptures; Bacteria Hands!; Tear Apart A Happy Meal; Rainbow Science; Making Slime; Magic Floating Orb; Inflate a Pig’s Lung; Flaming Gummy Bears and much more!
- Grand Finale – Science Jeopardy Grand Finale: 2:15 – 3:00 p.m.
- BBQ Lunch: From 11:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.