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High School students tour EPIC

High school students and their chaperons visited NUANCE on July 12, 2013, as part of a program sponsored by Kennedy King College and the University of Chicago programs. Eric Miller and Eric Roth took 4 groups of students on a tour of our EPIC facility.  They learned about the various instruments we use for research. The high school students participating in the event came from the following high schools: Brooks, Dunbar, Chicago Virtual Charter School, DeLaSalle Institute, Gary Comer, Hyde Park Academy, Kenwood Academy, King College Prep, Lincoln Park, South Shore, Urban Prep, Wells Academy, Wendell Phillips, Westinghouse, Whitney Young, Williams Prep, and Woodlawn Charter.

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Eric Roth gives a demonstration of the Hitachi SU-8030 instrument to visiting high school students

Visiting students and their chaperons watch "What's It Made Of: Keys!", by Eric Miller

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Eric Roth demonstrates the interesting characteristics of our Hitachi HT-7700 Biological TEM to visiting students.

Eric Miller answers students' questions during their visit to the EPIC facility.

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Eric Roth explains the unique features of our Hitachi HT-7700 Biological TEM to visiting students.

Eric Roth answers students' questions and explains why they should consider the fascinating field of science.


Eric Miller gives students an overview of one of our Scanning Electron Microscopes (SEMs) to high school students.