Field Trips

A Field Trip to the Capitol

Sunday was gloomy and rainy, a great day for a field trip to a museum and the Wisconsin capitol building. Arriving in Madison, we visited the Wisconsin Veterans Museum, enjoying the engaging displays honoring those who served. We also toured the capitol. Some took a narrated tour of the various chambers and court rooms [...]

2019-10-04T21:28:39-05:00October 4th, 2019|Academics, Field Trips|

Students Attend SciFest at AU

This weekend, five students are attending Andrews University's annual SciFEST, a STEM weekend offering high school students a unique college experience on the university's main campus in Berrien Springs, Michigan. Students have been exploring the seven STEM departments at Andrews University: Agriculture, Biology, Chemistry, Computer Science, Engineering, Mathematics, and Physics. Students also participate in [...]

2019-09-20T17:26:57-05:00September 20th, 2019|Field Trips, Science Class|

Music Groups Tour Four States

In early March, students in Choralaires and Belissimi Cerchi visited six schools, five churches, and a nursing home on a four-state tour including Wisconsin, Illinois, Indiana, and Kentucky. In addition to performances, they worked with students in Adventist schools, helping preparing them for the upcoming MusicFest. While in Kentucky, the visited the Creation Museum [...]

2019-03-29T19:26:00-05:00March 29th, 2019|Field Trips, Music|

Students Tour Wisconsin Capitol Building

On Monday, students toured the Wisconsin Capitol building in Madison. We enjoyed a guided tour through the impressively designed building, visiting the chambers for the senate, assembly, supreme court, governor's conference, and of course, the rotunda. Did you know that the Wisconsin capitol is sixteen fee two inches taller than the US capitol building? [...]

2019-03-29T19:26:56-05:00March 29th, 2019|Field Trips|

Visiting the TREK Factory

On March 13, some students took a field trip to the headquarters of the TREK Bicycle Corporation in Waterloo, Wisconsin. We toured the factory where custom bikes are built (no pictures allowed there) and heard the story of how the company began 44 years ago. We watched as custom painting was applied, spokes and [...]

2019-04-04T12:07:16-05:00March 29th, 2019|Field Trips|