Monthly Archives: April 2012

Seminars and Field Trip

After this morning’s work on team projects, students had a hard choice to make among three afternoon seminar options.  One group took a field trip to the Fairfax Stone (below), visited an unusual post office and stopped by the smallest … Continue reading

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Cohort 2 Students Arrive for Final Session

Cohort 2 of the Spring 2012 Youth Science Discovery Experience is in the home stretch.  The research teams arrived at Canaan Valley Institute and got to work wrapping up their research and beginning to outline their presentations for next Wednesday’s … Continue reading

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Congratulations to Cohort One

Davis, WV – Students belonging to Cohort One of the Youth Science Discovery Experience successfully completed their research and presented it in a research colloquium yesterday.   The students have been working on their projects since early January, and presented … Continue reading

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YSDE Students Complete Research Projects

Davis, WV – Students belonging to the first cohort of YSDE 2012 completed their research projects today.  These projects focused on a variety of subjects including greenhouse water efficiency, flight mechanics, and windmill efficiency.  The students have been working on … Continue reading

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Davis, WV – Students in the first cohort of YSDE 2012 completed their overnight trip today.  After a scenic hike along Yellow Creek, students returned to Blackwater Lodge for a science talk. Tomorrow, the students will return to the Canaan … Continue reading

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Research, Cycling, and Outdoor Prep!

Davis, WV – Students in the first cohort of the 2012 Youth Science Discovery Experience continued work on their research projects today. The students spent the afternoon in seminars including mountain biking, nature sketching, and cupcake design. After seminar time, … Continue reading

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Students return to YSDE for research colloquium

Davis, WV – Students in the first cohort of the 2012 Youth Science Discovery Experience returned to Canaan Valley for their final research weekend.  Students spent the day planning the final steps of their projects, and beginning the preparation for … Continue reading

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