Young Scientist Needed!

Dates Volunteer is Needed: 
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Description of the Volunteer Opportunity: 

The National Museum of Nuclear Science & History is seeking high school students (16+) who are interested in science and who want to share their interest with others. We have a unique opportunity for students to engage visitors in a variety of hands-on activities and demonstrations. You’ll provide interactive interpretation of science concepts to visitors of all ages.

Areas of Interest: 
Arts and Culture
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Who Will Be Impacted Through This Project: 

Primary Duties: Junior Docents learn and present 2 to 4 science experiments are responsible for setting up and putting away the demonstration, tracking supplies used, and providing excellent customer service. Students must be outgoing and comfortable talking to visitors of all ages.

Is This an Ongoing Opportunity?: 
Minimum Age of Volunteers: 
Nonprofit Will Provide: 

The Museum will hold quarterly training for students to learn new demonstrations and connect with other Junior Docents.

Additional Requirements: 

Time Commitment: Students must participate in the program through 2 volunteer shifts for per month. Volunteer shifts are 2 hours in length and are scheduled on Saturdays or Sundays.

Last Updated: Dec 4 2014
Address of Project Site
601 Eubank Blvd SE
New Mexico
Contact Info
(505) 245-2137


The Center for Nonprofit Excellence, United Way of Central New Mexico provides these volunteer opportunities as a service to our community and does not assume any responsibility for the validity of such postings. To ensure accurate and up-to-date information, please contact the organization who posted the opportunity.

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