Mar
28
Sat
32nd Annual Hoosier Science and Engineering Fair (HSEF)
Mar 28 all-day

On March 28, 2020 more than 200 students representing 10 regions around Indiana will be in Indianapolis at The Center (The Heritage Group) to compete at the 32nd Annual Hoosier Science and Engineering Fair (HSEF) for awards, scholarships, prizes and for some the opportunity to represent Indiana at the 2020 Regeneron International Science and Engineering Fair in Anaheim, CA May 10-15, 2020. These high school students will compete against the top winners of regional, state and national science fairs from around the United States and the world in the world’s largest international pre-college science competition.

 

Judges are needed to support this event. The science Education Foundation of Indiana (SEFI) is the non-profit agency that conducts this event, and sets the following criteria for becoming a judge:

High School Division: (grades 9-12)
“Judges must have a B.A., B.S. or a master’s degree with a minimum of three years related professional experience OR a Ph.D., M.D., or equivalent. Judges may include university faculty, corporate scientists and engineers, representatives of private, state and federal research centers and agencies, and medical researchers. Affiliated science fair directors, Affiliate Regional Fair official party members, individuals
traveling to the HSEF with an official party, parents or relatives of a student competitor, chaperones, mentors or elementary or secondary teachers may not be eligible to judge.”

Junior/Elementary Division: (grades 4-8)
“Judges must at a minimum be enrolled in an accredited university or college or have a B.A., B.S. or a master’s degree, OR a Ph.D., M.D., or equivalent. Judges may include high school science teachers, university faculty, corporate scientists and engineers, representatives of private, state and federal research centers and agencies, and medical researchers. Affiliated science fair directors, Affiliate Regional Fair official party members, individuals traveling to the HSEF with an official party, parents or relatives of a student competitor, chaperones, mentors or elementary teachers may not be eligible to judge.”

Special Awards Judge
Choose this if you will be representing a special awards organization or if you are volunteering to work with the special awards selection committee. Please note: Judges are expected to be available from 8:30 am through 4:00 pm to complete their judging assignments.

To sign up to serve as a judge, please visit: https://sefireg.org/hsefjudge.php

USNCO Local Section Exam
Mar 28 @ 8:30 am – 11:30 am

Apr
3
Fri
Beyond Boundaries – Indiana Academies Symposium (Think like a Molecule Poster Session Included)
Apr 3 – Apr 4 all-day

Bringing together Indiana’s broad intellectual capital to share and promote cross-disciplinary research, discussion, and collaboration.

In addition to the common program, ACS Indiana will host special symposia and networking events on Friday, and our annual Think Like a Molecule Poster Session on Saturday.

Visit the website for more information as it becomes available.

Beyond Boundaries – Indiana Academies Symposium Flyer

ACSIndiana contact: Frédérique Deiss

Apr
6
Mon
Executive Committee Meeting (Open to All Members)
Apr 6 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Executive Committee Meeting (Open to All Members) @ The Center | Indianapolis | Indiana | United States

All Local Section members are encouraged to come and join us to
learn about the programs and events our section sponsors.

Dinner is provided before the meeting.

May
4
Mon
Executive Committee Meeting (Open to All Members)
May 4 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Executive Committee Meeting (Open to All Members) @ The Center | Indianapolis | Indiana | United States

All Local Section members are encouraged to come and join us to
learn about the programs and events our section sponsors.

Dinner is provided before the meeting.