Viterbo STEM students, faculty to display science experiments

Fired Up
(Viterbo University)

LA CROSSE (WKBT) — Viterbo University STEM students and faculty will host “Fired Up for Science,” an evening of interactive science experiments and demonstrations, from 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday.

The free, public event will take place at the D.B. and Marge Reinhart Center for Ethics, Science, and Technology at 900 Viterbo Drive.

Participants will sign up in Reinhart’s main lobby and then go at their own pace to visit experiments throughout the building and outside. In case of inclement weather, demonstrations will be moved inside. Guardians and group leaders are required to sign a waiver upon arrival.

The event is for students and their parents. Experiments are best suited for 3- to 14-year-olds, but all ages are welcome.
Activity titles include include Magic with Math, Gas Laws Lab, Gummy Bear Sacrifice, Elephant Toothpaste, Slime and Oobleck, Float/sink and Rainbows and Soda and Mentos, among others.

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