It's a Material World

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Program for

K12 Teacher
K12 Student

Experience Type

Academic Preparation
Class Visits


One-time experience


Materials Research Laboratory (MRL)

Five different hands-on activities inspire inquiry into Materials Science related topics and emphasize the fascinating nature of science. This program is available for elementary school science nights. Students and parents explore the world of materials presented by MRL graduate students while learning about present and future applications of the materials.