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OCTC to Host Science Extravaganza Day

Owensboro Community amp; Technical College will host the 5th grade classes from the Owensboro Catholic School system for Science Extravaganza Day. Over 80 middle schools students are scheduled to attend the event on Friday, November 5 from 10 AM-1 PM.

Once on OCTCs campus the students will experience science in some unusual ways with a fun filled day of events that include: Fruit DNA amp; Smoothies with Misty Gish-Biotechnology, Robot Races with Shawn Payne-Mechatronics, Bones-X-Ray with Joy Menser-Radiography, 3-D Optics with Don Dunn-Physics, Glow Germs with Peggy Howard-Surgical Technology, Slime with David Martin-Chemistry, Chemical Reactions with Don Mundell-Chemistry, and Bird Biology with Micah Perkins-Biology. For more information about this event please contact Mary Kinney at (270) 686-4434 or via email at mary.kinney@kctcs.edu.