2020 NWSE Middle School Student Schedule

All events take place at Portland State University in the Viking Pavilion. For safety and security reasons, students are required to wear name tags at all NWSE events.


Thursday April 9, 2020

4:00 -7:00pm:Exhibit setup and Safety Check at PSU. All Posters must be set-up during this time and all forms need to be present. The student does NOT need to be present. Safety Checkers will assist in set-up and approve displays. After an exhibit is approved, it will receive a Safety Check approved sticker to place on the exhibit placard. Please leave the exhibit hall when finished with Safety Check. 

Friday April 10, 2020

7:00 - 9:00am: Set-up continues, see above description. 

9:00 -10:30am: Free time*.  Nametags will be at student exhibits. 

10:30 - Noon: Judging Session 1 Middle school students will be assigned to either session 1 or 2. The list by school will be posted online. Students interviewed by judges at their exhibits. No food or sound-producing electronics, including cell phones, may be used during judging. Bottled water will be allowed for student consumption. No Parents or Adult Sponsors are allowed in the exhibit hall during judging. We recommend bringing a book to read between judge interviews.

Noon - 1:00pm: Lunch break

1:00-2:30pm: Judging Session 2 See above description. Free time for middle school students from Session A*. 

2:30 - 4:30pm: Middle School & High School Exhibits open to the public. Students should be at their projects for half the time. 

4:30 - 5:30pm: Middle School Special Award Ceremony in Exhibit Hall, students will sit at their projects. Adults in the bleachers.

5:30pm: Removal of posters.

*I am working on recruiting activities during free times.

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