Colorado State University - Pueblo sponsors math, science nights for students, families


Colorado State University - Pueblo sponsors math, science nights for students, families

PUEBLO – The Teacher Education program and the College of Science and Mathematics at Colorado State University-Pueblo will host a Family Math and Science Night for elementary and middle school students and their families from 6-8 p.m. on Wednesday, November 17 at Centennial High School, 2525 Montview Drive.  A second night will be held from 5:30-
7:30 p.m. on Nov. 18 at Avondale Elementary, 213 US Highway 50.

Students and families will participate in a range of math and science activities, including design contests and competitions, freaky physics demonstrations, fingerprinting investigations, math and literature activities, a study of the science of lava lamps, math that will dazzle friends and teachers, and more.  Participants also will have the opportunity to visit the stars in Centennial’s Planetarium. All activities are free to participants.

The evening is sponsored jointly by the faculty and students of the Teacher Education Program and the College of Science and Mathematics at CSU-Pueblo. Funding for the evening has been provided by a grant from the Packard Foundation. For more information, contact the Teacher Education Program at 719-549-2681.

Colorado State University - Pueblo is a regional, comprehensive university emphasizing professional, career-oriented, and applied programs. Displaying excellence in teaching, celebrating diversity, and engaging in service and outreach, CSU-Pueblo is distinguished by access, opportunity, and the overall quality of services provided to its students.