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Polytechnic Campus Activities

Saturday, Feb. 2, 2019 | 1–5 p.m.

Natural Science

Biology: The Living World

Are you fascinated by animals and plants? Come check out our collection of live animals and skeletal animal remains. Learn more about butterfly development and diversity. You can also become Jack and plant your beanstalk to take home and watch grow!

Zone A: Polytechnic • Santan Hall (SANTN) | Second Floor | 201

Natural Science

Applied Biological Sciences

Are you fascinated by reptiles? Well come see some live ones! Learn all about the current ABS research and undergraduate projects happening at the Polytechnic campus.

Zone A: Polytechnic • Agribusiness Center (AGBC) | First Floor | 122

Natural Science

Human Anatomy

Have you ever wondered what's inside your body? Come view preserved animal organs plus interactive 3D models of the human eye, heart, and inner ear. Put your knowledge to the test with our skull races! Be the fastest in your group to put together a model skull!

Zone A: Polytechnic • Santan Hall (SANTN) | Second Floor | 202


Air Powered Paper Rockets

Do you like explosions? So do we, but they won't let us do that. So let's launch a rocket! Come see who can build the rocket that will go the highest with nothing but paper and tape.

Zone C: Polytechnic • Sun Devil Fitness Complex (SDFCP) Outdoors | walkway outside of SDFCP



Stop by ASU’s Print and Imaging Lab for a SUPER time learning about how all of our innovative machines work. During your visit, you’ll get to collect awesome heroic gear, made right before your very eyes, like masks, coloring books, and even some limited-edition trading cards. Don’t forget to show off your powers at the photo booth station!

Zone A: Polytechnic • Technology Center (TECH) | First Floor | 114,115,118

Social Science

The Study of Unintended Consequences

Are you interested in a computer simulation? Participate in this interactive activity of a model that shows how segregated neighborhoods can emerge even when integration is preferred.

Zone B: Polytechnic • Applied Arts Pavilion (AAPAV) | First Floor | Black Box Theatre


Buttons and Bookmarks @ Poly Library

Ever wonder how a button is made? Well, you can find out by making one of your own at the Polytechnic Library! You can choose from pre-made graphics or create your own design, then use the tool to complete the button. There will also be an opportunity to create your own owl bookmark. While you’re there, take a moment to wander around the library to check out the photographic artistry of both Jim Fike and the ASU Photography Club.

Zone A: Polytechnic • Academic Center (CNTR) | Lower Level | Polytechnic Library


Design4U with AISSS

Visitors will learn about American Indian Student Support Services programs and engage in a hands-on jewelry making activity!

Zone A: Polytechnic • Academic Center (CNTR) | Lower Level | 081


Human Systems Engineering Labs: Driving Simulator and More!

Human Systems Engineering (HSE) combines engineering and psychology to design technology that works for real people. HSE classes and research span a wide variety of topics such as aviation, cybersecurity, healthcare, learning, product development, sports, teamwork, usability, and more! Visit our labs to meet students and faculty in this exciting program! Visit the Driving Simulator to learn about designing and testing car features for drivers, and visit other nearby HSE labs to learn about educational technology, human-robot interaction, and multitasking.

Zone C: Polytechnic • Simulator Building (SIM) | First Floor | Simulator Building 1st floor hallway

Natural Science

Fun with Chemistry

Filling up a balloon with your mouth is boring! Come and see how a scientist does it with a chemical reaction. You can also make your own Alka-Seltzer® lava lamp. Finally, you'll be able to use chromatography techniques to separate the dyes in Sharpie pens and create a colorful art piece to take home!

Zone A: Polytechnic • Santan Hall (SANTN) | Second Floor | 211


Sun Devil Racing

Come check out Sun Devil Racing, one of the many student organizations on the Polytechnic Campus! Feel free to ask members how to join the team.

Zone C: Polytechnic • Simulator Building (SIM) | First Floor | LAB 131