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Fundamentals of and FUN WITH Vacuum Technology (9am to 12pm)
August 10, 2022 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm PDTFree
Fundamentals of and FUN WITH Vacuum Technology (in-person workshop, not virtual)
Vacuum Technology is an important but not well known technology that enables manufacturing and cutting-edge research. Come learn why vacuum technology is so important in manufacturing a variety of products we rely on every day. This workshop will give participants an opportunity to perform hands-on activities that could be included in a classroom experience like expanding objects under vacuum to confirm Boyle’s law or boiling water under vacuum to determine its vapor pressure.
Presenter: Nancy Louwagie – She/Her – Instructor Vacuum Technology, Normandale Community College
- If you are looking for the Afternoon workshop from 1pm to 4pm, please register at this link:
- Both Workshops are on Wednesday and IN-PERSON
12 participant spaces available for each workshop (4 on each demonstration system)
Target audience: 7th – 12th grade educators and 2 year Community college/technical college faculty
Location: Mall of America, STEAM Event