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GRADitude Program: Solar Fair Volunteers

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4700 Keele Street

Toronto, ON M3J 1P3

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Calling all interested GRADitude Program Alumni! Being an Alumni with the GRADItude Program means there are volunteer activities, professional development and networking opportunities, exclusively for you.

We've partnered with the Office of Science Engagement to assist with the execution of the Partial Solar Eclipse Fair at YorkU on August 21st. The great thing about this opportunity is that we welcome ALL levels of science experiences

Volunteers will be responsible for:

Explaining to visitors about the activities the fair has to offer

Ensure visitors are safely viewing the solar eclipse

Volunteers will be paired with experienced members of the science engagement team to assist with executing various activities including:

  • Art of Bubblology
  • Genetic Traits
  • Homemade Microscopes
  • Magic Clouds
  • Paper Copters
  • Reaction Time
  • Squishy Circuits
  • Crater Ejection
  • Pet a Comet
  • Solar Observing

Schedule:

*Check-in: 10:15am
Setup: 11am
Event: 1pm-4pm
End of tear down & Pizza: 5pm

Volunteers must be available to volunteer the entire shift of 11am-5pm

Only 20 volunteer spots available; $10 deposit required to secure your spot as a volunteer. This deposit will be refunded when you arrive the day of the event.

Led by the Office of Science Engagement – visitors within the community will have an opportunity to visit campus for a great view of the partial solar eclipse and visit science booths of demos relating to the solar system.

*Check-in: must arrive prior to 10:45am to receive your t-shirt, deposit refund and light breakfast. Check-in location will be emailed to those registered 2 days prior to the event.

Why Volunteer for the Solar Fair:

  • Give back to the York Community
  • Volunteer with friends while meeting new people
  • Build your network
  • Recieve a York U T-shirt
  • Light breakfast and pizza provided after the event

Last day to reserve your spot: Monday, July 31st, 2017

If you have any questions, please contact, Sonia Sheechoria at ssheecho@yorku.ca or (416)736-2100 ext. 20254

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