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PREVIOUS Science Circle Event:
Discover fascinating research about tapping the Sun for alternative energy with Dr. Devens Gust: Tuesday, April 9th, 2013.
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Science Circle Primary Objective:

A rigorous, collaborative technical education is essential to the sustainable vitality of the community. Several leaders in science and technology, such as the former CEO of Intel Craig Barrett, have declared the need for richer educational opportunities in Arizona . The Science Circle aims to address a significant need for educational enrichment in the community.

Innovative Format:
The Science Circle places an emphasis on meaningful dialogue as a catalyst for progress.
Through the examination of eight significant scientific challenges of the twenty-first century, the Science Circle fosters rigorous exploration of the most relevant scientific issues of our time. Seasoned research scientists and presenters illuminate the intricacies of their research efforts and moderate an informed discussion. After each presentation, students are encouraged to continue their contact with the presenter through respectful dialogue or potentially research opportunities.

Duration and Impact:
The Science Circle aims to positively influence the Arizona educational community for as long as there is a need for such a program. The program  incorporates an objective of sustainability into its structure and actions. 

Your contribution to the Science Circle, as a student, parent, volunteer, or presenter, will result in a long-lasting benefit to the Arizona community.