High Point University, High Point, North Carolina, 15 February 2006, High Point University Hosts Piedmont Homeschool Science Fair
- HIGH POINT, N.C., Feb. 15, 2006 – For the second consecutive year, the department of chemistry and physical science at High Point University hosted the Piedmont Homeschool Science Fair.
More than 70 parents and children traveled from as far as Raleigh and Charlotte to attend the event. Students from elementary to high school submitted 31 projects, more than doubling the number of projects from 2005.
Parents and children enjoyed a one-hour chemistry demonstration by Dr. Charlie Warde. In addition, Dr. Missy McCorquodale, Dr. Aaron Titus, and students Steven Ferree, Shanathan Hanson, Will Harris, Anthony Imberi and Jason Straw set up hands-on exhibits in chemistry and physics. Many of the participants in the science fair also attended an interactive lecture by Dr. Titus in November 2005, on how to do a science fair project.