.
date
Friday, November 10
time
8:00am to 1:45pm
location
Wisconsin Center- 400 W. Wisconsin Ave. Milwaukee, WI 53203
event type
conference/meeting
description

IceCube will be presenting during multiple sessions on Friday November 10th during the National Science Teachers Association Area Conference in Milwaukee, WI.

First session: 

AAPT Session: IceCube Neutrino Observatory at the South Pole
Friday, November 10 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
Wisconsin Center, 102D
Hear about the design and science of the biggest and strangest telescope ever built, the IceCube Neutrino Observatory at the South Pole.
Presenter(s): Francis Halzen (Wisconsin IceCube Particle Astrophysics Center: Madison, WI)
FORMAT: Presentation
GRADE LEVEL: 6 - 12, College
SUBJECT: Physical Science, Earth and Space Science
 

Second Session:

AAPT Session: Living and Working at the South Pole
Friday, November 10 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM
Wisconsin Center, 102D
Ever wonder what it would be like to live and work at the South Pole?  Find out from two teachers who did!
Presenter(s): Kate Miller (Washington-Lee High School: Arlington, VA), Katherine Shirey (Knowles Science Teaching Foundation: Moorestown, NJ)
FORMAT: Presentation
GRADE LEVEL: General
SUBJECT: Physical Science

Third Session:

AAPT Session: Teach Science with IceCube Neutrino Observatory
Friday, November 10 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Wisconsin Center, 102D
It can be done! Great ways to introduce science concepts using examples connected to the South Pole IceCube Neutrino Observatory.
Presenter(s): Jeff Paradis (Whitnall High School: Milwaukee, WI), Amanda Nothem (Whitnall High School: Milwaukee, WI)
FORMAT: Presentation
GRADE LEVEL: 7 - 12, College
SUBJECT: Physical Science, Earth and Space Science
 
We will also be displaying our IceCube LED model.
For more info please visit: NSTA Website
.