KDLT Home KDLT on Facebook KDLT on Twitter Get the KDLT iPhone App Get the KDLT Android App

Sanford Lab Offers Opportunities For Students



Bookmark and Share

The newly opened Sanford Underground Research Facility in Lead is offering a wealth of educational opportunities for students.
 
The laboratory 5,000 feet beneath the surface of the earth opened Wednesday. Scientists hope it will help them finally detect dark matter. It may also help students become interested in science.
 
Peggy Norris is the deputy director of Education and Outreach for the Sanford Lab. She tells The Black Hills Pioneer says it's important for students to see science isn't just what it's in a textbook.
 
So Norris brings in school groups from all over South Dakota and surrounding states to promote Lead as a destination for learning. She also coordinates a science club for girls, as well as engineering challenges for elementary students.
 
< Prev Story Back To Top Next Story >
     

Autopsy Complete On Iowa Couple Found Dead

An autopsy has been completed on the elderly northwest Iowa couple found dead in ...

SF Man Wins Trip To FIFA World Cup In Rio

Six lucky fans have won a trip to the championship match of the FIFA World Cup ...

Texas Man Dies In Motorcycle Crash

A Texas man died in a one-vehicle crash on U. S. Highway 385 about five miles ...

Lance Armstrong Plans To Ride In RAGBRAI  Jul. 13

Aberdeen Native To Finish World Flight Monday  Jul. 13

SD Cabinet Heads To Meet With US Transport Board  Jul. 13

SD Senator Lobbies DC For Transportation Dollars  Jul. 13

Howie Says Secure Border Before Immigration Talk  Jul. 13

SD Board Tackles Old Quarantine, New PED Rules  Jul. 13

Car Vs Motorcycle Accident Injures 2  Jul. 13

19th Annual Hot Harley Nights  story with video  Jul. 13

Storm Victims Struggle With FEMA's Rejection  story with video  Jul. 12

Watertown Police: 2 Injured After Teen Fails To Stop At Sign  Jul. 12

SD Crops Progressing But Farmers Flood Losses Loom  Jul. 12

Black Hawk Native Helps Disable Roadside Bombs  Jul. 12

SD Gov. Asks SBA To Help June Storm Victims  Jul. 12

SDSU Named Innovation, Economic Prosperity University  Jul. 12

SD School Of Mines Hosting Neutrino Day  Jul. 12

South Dakota Beekeepers Meeting In Aberdeen  Jul. 12

Police Discuss Domestic Violence   story with video  Jul. 11

KDLT News Archive
     

Watertown Police: 2 Injured After Teen Fails To Stop At Sign

Two people were injured after police ...

Storm Victims Struggle With FEMA's Rejection  story with video

The storms that rolled through South Dakota in ...

SDSU Named Innovation, Economic Prosperity University

South Dakota State University in ...

19th Annual Hot Harley Nights  story with video  Jul. 13

Car Vs Motorcycle Accident Injures 2  Jul. 13

SD School Of Mines Hosting Neutrino Day  Jul. 12

SD Gov. Asks SBA To Help June Storm Victims  Jul. 12

South Dakota Beekeepers Meeting In Aberdeen  Jul. 12

KDLT News Archive
     
Back To Top