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EOHSI at Rutgers Day 2013

Posted at 11:51 am April 28, 2013, in Community Outreach, EOHSI Events

EOHSI faculty, staff, students, and young volunteers participated at the EOHSI booth for Rutgers Day on April 27, 2013. Our program was titled The Environment and Your Health.

Setting up our booth

Setting up our booth

The organizing committee consisted of faculty advisors Kenneth Reuhl, Paul Lioy, and Stuart Shalat, along with staff members Mitchell Gayer, Linda Everett, Kimi Nakata, Wilson Rodriguez, Maria Crecenzio,   BJ Coram, Sammy Garcia, Erin Caswell, Marta Hernandez, and Clarimel Cepeda. Grad students Yong Zhang and Dwaipayan Mukherjee participated the day of the event and our young volunteers included Julia Nakata-Bataille (daughter of Kimi Nakata), Athena Leavitt (daughter of Linda Everett), and David Shalat (son of Stuart Shalat) with his Argobot Robot Club.

Questions and answers about environmental issues

Questions and answers about environmental issues

The program included:

Environmental Games

  • Environmental Questions w/Prizes
  • Recycled Can Toss w/Prizes
Recycled can toss

Recycled can toss

Fun coupled with environmental awareness

Fun coupled with environmental awareness

Robotic Demonstration

  • PIPER:  The Pre-toddler Inhalable Particulate Environmental Robotic (PIPER) sampler.  PIPER is a fully autonomous robot programmed to mimic the activity patterns of young children
  • Argobot:  A soccer playing robot developed by the Argobot Robotics Club
Pre-Toddler Inhalable Particulate Environmental Robotic (PIPER) demonstration

Pre-Toddler Inhalable Particulate Environmental Robotic (PIPER) sampler demonstration

Computer Animation

  • Pollen Dispersion and the Effects of Climate Change
EOHSI's director, faculty and  staff engaged in Rutgers Day activities

EOHSI’s director, faculty and staff engaged in Rutgers Day activities

Activities for all ages

Activities for all ages

Environmental Health Literature Distribution