Science fair expo set for Dec. 7 at CSUSB Palm Desert Campus


The inaugural Coachella Valley science fair expo will be held Saturday, Dec. 7, at Cal State San Bernardino’s Palm Desert Campus.Science Project_illustration

The expo, which will be from 8:45 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., is for students, families and teachers who want to learn more about doing great science fair projects.

Attendees will have the opportunity to see winning projects and attend workshops to talk about their projects with real scientists and get ideas on how to do better science fair projects in their schools. Some workshops will be in Spanish.

The expo will take place in the campus’s Palm Desert Health Sciences Building.

Admission is free and parking is paid by Friends of the Palm Desert Campus.

The CSUSB Palm Desert Campus is at 37-500 Cook St.

There will be free bus service from Desert Hot Springs Middle School at 8:15 a.m. The bus will then leave the CSUSB Palm Desert Campus at 12:30 p.m. A parent or guardian must accompany all students.

For more information about the expo, contact Peter A’Hearn at (760) 902-7768.

For more information about the CSUSB Palm Desert Campus, contact Mike Singer in the campus’s Office of Public Affairs at (760) 341-2883, ext. 78107 or