Schedule of Events


Applications of the Mathematics Curriculum Standards (SMED769I)


Student Programs begin


Using Computers to Support Instruction (EDTE N631)


SC MAPS workshop


Advanced Project WILD Workshop


S.E.E.D. (Science Education Enrichment Day)


S.C. Junior Academy of Science


South Carolina Science Council Meeting (SC)2


Family Night Under the Stars


SC Council of Teachers of Mathematics (SCCTM)

12/10 & 12/14/99

Christmas Family Science Nights


Lazer Vaudeville (Etherredge Center)



14th Annual Science Education Enrichment Day

Saturday, October 23, 1999, 10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

University of South Carolina Aiken

Planetarium tickets for sale in front of the Ruth Patrick Science Education Center

Adults $4 / Senior Adults $3/ Children $2/ USCA Faculty, Staff and Students $1  

 Lazer Vaudeville

How do you get your students excited about science and technology? Add the mystery of lasers, black light illusions, superlative juggling, acrobatics, and zany comedy. Come to the Etherredge Center Feb. 17, 2000. School performances will be at 9:30 am and 12:00 noon. (Curriculum-based study guide and lesson plan available.) Evening performance at 7:00 pm. Call Etherredge Center Box Office for reservations and tickets (803) 641-3305.

Family Night Under the Stars

Nov. 13, 1999

The Augusta Astronomy Club, the Dupont Planetarium, and the Ruth Patrick Science Education Center will host the annual Fall Star Party on Nov. 13, 1999. The planetarium show, "More Than Meets the Eye" will be on this night. Activities will begin at 6:00 PM and continue until about 11:00 PM. Activities will include planetarium shows, viewing of stellar objects through telescopes, and lectures on astronomy. The viewing and lectures are free but there will be a charge for the planetarium shows (Adults $4/ Seniors $3/ Children $2). Planetarium shows will be offered on a first come first serve basis. The shows will begin on the hour with the first show at 6:00 PM. The last show will begin at 10:00 PM. The free astronomy lectures will begin on the hour as well. The lectures will begin at 7:00 PM with the last one beginning at 10:00 PM.

The star party will be held rain or shine at the Ruth Patrick Science Education Center at USC Aiken. Plan to bring friends and your whole family to a fun-filled evening under the stars.

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Ruth Patrick Science Education Center
Center of Excellence in Educational Technology
University of South Carolina Aiken
471 University Parkway
Aiken, SC 29801