Save the date: December 6, 7:15 p.m., Science Education at NNHS and Beyond

Learn how your genetic make-up enables you to taste certain flavors--and find out what Newton North students are up to in some of their science classes! Join the PTSO on Thursday, December 6, from 7:15-8:45 p.m., for a special program on the NNHS Science Department. The evening will feature a hands-on activity; a Q&A with Heather Haines, department chair; and brief remarks by special guest Zeke Alvarez-Saavedra, co-founder of miniPCR--the DNA Discovery System.

Also find out how this year's Educational Excellence fundraising campaign will help outfit the Science Department with the tools needed to inspire students to become passionate about science and to prepare for careers ranging from hospital lab technician to neurosurgeon--and everything in between. Click here to support the Educational Excellence fundraising campaign.