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Nuclear Technology and Radiation Workshop for Teachers – July 24

Thursday, May 01, 2014

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A one-day workshop on July 24 will prepare attendees to teach the basics about radiation, how to detect radiation, applications of nuclear science and technology in society.  Teachers who complete the workshop will receive a wealth of materials including background information, hands-on activities and supplementary resources.  Additionally, each participant will receive a refurbished Civil Defense Geiger counter to take back to his or her classroom.

The workshop will be held July 24 from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Watson College of Education on UNCW’s campus. Registration for teachers is open through June 24. There is a $15 non-refundable fee. Lunch will be provided.

To register, visit https://uncw.edu/cestem/pd_descriptions.html and click the online registration link.

For additional information, contact the center at (910) 962-3168 cestem@uncw.edu