STEM Visit Day to Preview College Experience

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Two Students work in Kansas Wesleyan's newly renovated biology lab
Visiting high school juniors, seniors will participate in experiential learning opportunities and meet STEM students and faculty

Kansas Wesleyan University is offering an opportunity for high school juniors and seniors interested in pursuing careers in science, technology, engineering and math to learn more about what to expect in college. STEM Visit Day will be from 9 a.m.­–4 p.m. Friday, Dec. 1.

Visitors will spend the day interacting with students, faculty and campus spaces. A panel of current Kansas Wesleyan STEM students will share their experiences and advice. KWU professors will offer experiential learning opportunities in university labs. They will work with students on small projects in the areas of chemistry, physics, math and biology. There will be advising sessions on physics and engineering, environmental science and biology, math and computer studies, and chemistry. Visitors can sit in on classes and take a campus tour that highlights unique spaces, such as the Raspberry Pi lab, the observatory and the esports lounge.

Visiting students are welcome to bring parents or guardians. Lunch will be provided. To register for STEM Visit Day, go online to www.kwu.edu/visit or call (785) 833-4305.

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