Exact location on the Saint Louis University campus, parking and student drop off and pick up information sent with registration confirmation.
WE ARE FULL! REGISTRATION FOR THIS EVENT IS NOW CLOSED!
SPACE is LIMITED. First-come first-serve! TEENS ONLY! REGISTRATION and separate Academy and SLU LIABILITY WAIVERS are REQUIRED for each registering participant. Registration deadline is 4:00 p.m., Friday, April 28.
FREE and OPEN to Junior Academy of Science members, STEM Teens Leadership Council, and all middle and high school students in grades 6-12 from throughout the region. PRE-REGISTRATION for Junior Academy members and STEM Teens ONLY thru Wednesday, April 26. General registration for all Teens opens Thursday, April 27.
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Academy of Science - St. Louis COVID-19 FIELD TRIP POLICY: N95 or KN95 masks are not required, but are highly recommended for all attending teens regardless of vaccination status. This policy is subject to change as circumstances arise, keeping safety in mind for everyone.
Welcome! In this hands-on Science Careers Exploration for teens, students explore what it's really like to be a forensic scientist. Participate in activities such as fingerprinting, blood spatter analysis, blood testing, and more! You'll learn from professors in forensic science and interact with students majoring in forensic science at Saint Louis University. Explore the fascinating behind-the-scenes world of forensic science in partnership with the Forensic Science Program at Saint Louis University.
Forensic scientists use scientific methods to examine and analyze evidence from crime scenes and elsewhere to develop objective findings that can assist in the investigation and prosecution of perpetrators of crime, or absolve an innocent person from suspicion. If you're a teen in grades 6 - 12, you won't want to miss this this hands-on insider look at careers in Forensic Science.
Forensic Science Behind the Scenes is a STEM Teens and Junior Academy Field Trip partnership of The Academy of Science - St. Louis and Saint Louis University.