Chemistry Demonstrations

Chemistry Demonstrations

Chemistry Demonstrations Sat, Jul 27 | 1-2 pm Lobby Stand back, watch out, and enjoy chemistry in action! Bradley University Chemistry Club students provide activities and perform chemistry demonstrations. Free to members and with general admission. More info available at the Museum or by phone: 309.686.7000.
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Tiny Tot Explorers

Tiny Tot Explorers

Tiny Tot Explorers Thu, Aug 15 | 11-11:30 am IL River Classroom Join us every third Thursday for Tiny Tot Explorers! Preschoolers and their adult caregivers will enjoy a story and hands-on art or science activities related to the book. Each month will have a different theme that correlates to one or more of the museum’s pillars of art, science, history and achievement! We designated 2019 The Year of Invention at the Peoria Riverfront Museum, and August happens to be Inventor’s Month, so our theme will be…Inventors and inventions! Free for members and with general admission.
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Summer STEAM Camp: 9th – 12th Grade (PM Session)

Summer STEAM Camp: 9th – 12th Grade (PM Session)

Summer STEAM Camp at Jump Simulation will provide students the opportunity to become fully immersed in the different areas of STEAM, specifically pertaining to health care, through participation in five, half-day sessions, beginning July 15, 2019. The five session topics include CPR Certification,  Health Care Engineering, Creative Services & Technology in Health Care, Anatomy Lab and Emergency Medical Services (EMS). Day 1 – APPLICATIONS OF DIGITAL MEDIA, DESIGN AND TECHNOLOGY IN HEALTHCARE Students will learn about a variety of topics related to creativity and technology within a health care environment and also how low-cost technology is helping to shape the future in the field of health care. Subjects will include: -Video Production -Photography -Graphic Design -Animation -Visual Problem Solving and Storytelling in Biomedicine Day 2 – CPR TRAINING AND CERTIFICATION…
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Summer STEAM Camp: 9th – 12th Grade (AM Session)

Summer STEAM Camp: 9th – 12th Grade (AM Session)

Summer STEAM Camp at Jump Simulation will provide students the opportunity to become fully immersed in the different areas of STEAM, specifically pertaining to health care, through participation in five, half-day sessions, beginning July 15, 2019. The five session topics include CPR Certification,  Health Care Engineering, Creative Services & Technology in Health Care, Anatomy Labs and Emergency Medical Services (EMS). Day 1 – APPLICATIONS OF DIGITAL MEDIA, DESIGN AND TECHNOLOGY IN HEALTHCARE Students will learn about a variety of topics related to creativity and technology within a health care environment and also how low-cost technology is helping to shape the future in the field of health care. Subjects will include: -Video Production -Photography -Graphic Design -Animation -Visual Problem Solving and Storytelling in Biomedicine Day 2 – CPR TRAINING AND CERTIFICATION…
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Summer STEAM Camp: 6th – 8th Grade (PM Session)

Summer STEAM Camp: 6th – 8th Grade (PM Session)

Summer STEAM Camp at Jump Simulation will provide students the opportunity to become fully immersed in the different areas of STEAM, specifically pertaining to health care, through participation in five, half-day sessions, beginning July 8, 2019. The five session topics include CPR Certification,  Health Care Engineering, Creative Services & Technology in Health Care, Anatomy Lab and Emergency Medical Services (EMS). Day 1 – APPLICATIONS OF DIGITAL MEDIA, DESIGN AND TECHNOLOGY IN HEALTHCARE Students will learn about a variety of topics related to creativity and technology within a health care environment and also how low-cost technology is helping to shape the future in the field of health care. Subjects will include: -Video Production -Photography -Graphic Design -Animation -Visual Problem Solving and Storytelling in Biomedicine Day 2 – CPR TRAINING AND CERTIFICATION…
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Summer STEAM Camp: 6th – 8th Grade (AM Session)

Summer STEAM Camp: 6th – 8th Grade (AM Session)

Summer STEAM Camp at Jump Simulation will provide students the opportunity to become fully immersed in the different areas of STEAM, specifically pertaining to health care, through participation in five, half-day sessions, beginning July 8, 2019. The five session topics include CPR Certification, Health Care Engineering, Creative Services & Technology in Health Care, Anatomy Lab and Emergency Medical Services (EMS). Day 1 – APPLICATIONS OF DIGITAL MEDIA, DESIGN AND TECHNOLOGY IN HEALTHCARE Students will learn about a variety of topics related to creativity and technology within a health care environment and also how low-cost technology is helping to shape the future in the field of health care. Subjects will include: -Video Production -Photography -Graphic Design -Animation -Visual Problem Solving and Storytelling in Biomedicine Day 2 – CPR TRAINING AND CERTIFICATION…
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UICOMP Pre-Med Immersion Experience – June 10th through June 21st

UICOMP Pre-Med Immersion Experience – June 10th through June 21st

Open to highly motivated undergraduates, this program is designed to provide pre-medical students with a highly immersive clinical experience.  During the two week course, students will experience several clinical and simulation-based learning modules and activities to enhance preparation for medical school including: Clinical Mandatories (in preparation for the clinical immersion experiences) Immersive High Fidelity Simulations Clinical Care Teams: Roles, Responsibilities and Communication Challenges Gross Anatomy Lab and Suturing Basics BLS Training Clinical Immersion Experiences in Multiple Health Care Settings Engaging Virtual Reality for Clinical Education and Patient Care
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STEAM SATURDAY: MEDICAL VISUALIZATION: BUILDING A 3D GAME

STEAM SATURDAY: MEDICAL VISUALIZATION: BUILDING A 3D GAME

6th - 8th Grade students will learn how to build a 3D video game from the ground up. During this session, students will get hands on experience with free tools like Unity. They will also receive an introduction to coding in the C# programming language. Participants will learn the fundamentals of level design and development  to build and customize their game experience. Best of all, students will get to take their projects home to play and continue editing.
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STEAM Saturday – Advanced Mini Med School

STEAM Saturday – Advanced Mini Med School

STEAM Advanced Mini Med School will provide 9th - 12th grade students with a glimpse of what medical students learn about the human body at the most fundamental level. The course has been designed to encourage high school aged students to consider an educational pathway to the medical fields by giving learners an introspective look at all 11 systems of the human body. This half day, hands-on learning opportunity involves brief lectures followed by interactive sessions that include dissecting of the anatomy and testing the physiology in laboratory and clinical scenarios at a world-class medical simulation center. The course will also motivate learners to take an introspective look at their own health by using clinical tools and real human and animal specimens to discover what’s happening in their own body to…
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