Number of Events Organized During Brain Awareness Week:
Type of Events Held:
- School Program
- Other: trivia night
- Elementary school students(1-5)
- General Public
- High School students(9-12)
- Middle school students(6-8)
Approximate Number of People Reached:
Details of Major Brain Awareness Week Events/Activities:
-Pi day - local high school held event for all of S.T.E.M., booth set up to display brain related activities and information - general public and families part of the Lakota school district -Trivia night - held for general public, included activities about the brain, trivia question rounds and prizes relating to the brain/neuroscience. -School presentations at Mt. Healthy junior senior high school - for 7th grade and senior students, brief presentation about the brain, our personal areas of research, also included some hands on activities about the brain -School days at Freedom Elementary - each day we spent with 3rd, 4th, 5th and 6th grade students - held stations where kids could participate in hands on activities that helped them learn more about the brain and neuroscience.
Event Planning & Publicity
Publicity Methods Used:
- Calendar Listings (newspapers, radio, television)
- Social Media
Which of These Publicity Methods Was The Most Successful?
Of the Dana Foundation publications/resources distributed at your event(s), if any, please indicate the three most popular. Please choose up to three. If "other," please indicate below:
- BAW Stickers
- BAW Pencils and Erasers
- The Mindboggling Workbook
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