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NYSC in Washington, DC!

Today the 2016 delegates and staph traveled to Washington, D.C., where they will be peregrinating to and around the nation’s capitol.  later in the evening the delegates walked around the National Mall Monuments, starting at the White House.

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Delegates visiting the Washington Monument!
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NYSC 2016 group photo at the Albert Einstein Memorial near the National Academy of Sciences!
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Delegates checking in behind the White House!

Additional events for the the next few days include: Smithsonian Museum and Zoo tours, Case Studies in Science Policy by the American Association for the Advancement of Science, a movie showing of Jurassic World at the National Harbor, and the Senate Luncheon.  The delegates will be heading back to camp on July 8th!

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Visiting the M.C. Escher Exhibit in the National Gallery of Art!
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Case Studies in Science Policy, organized by Dr. Amy Flatten with the American Physical Society and held at the  American Association for the Advancement of Science.
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West Virginia Delegates Amy Pei and Drew Gupta at the Senate Lunchean with West Virginia Senator Shelley Moore Capito
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On the steps of the Supreme Court!
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NYSC 2016 Senate Luncheon in the Kennedy Caucus Room
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Keynote Speaker: Dr. Rudy Tanzi (Joseph P. and Rose F. Kennedy Professor of Neurology at Harvard University, Director of the Genetics and Aging Research Unit at Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH))

See the full NYSC DC Schedule here!

*Delegates should also have cell phone service if their phones work in the United States.

**We have a busy few days ahead of us; look forward to photos to be updated to this blog post in the coming days!