Pennsylvania Junior Academy of Science Judges Needed
Wilkes and our Undergraduate Admissions office will host the Pennsylvania Junior Academy
of Science (PJAS) on Saturday, March 3, 2018, the first Saturday of our spring break.
We are seeking volunteer judges for this event. Please contact Bob Taylor at 570-408-4819
or 570-313-5068 with any questions.
As in previous years, there will be about 800 high school students who will register
to attend this event. Posted below is a general timeline of the day for reference.
All classrooms and most labs on campus will be used the entire day; this includes
rooms in Breiseth, Darte, Cohen, Kirby, Karambelas, Stark and UCOM. Please remember
to not schedule anything in any classrooms this entire day. For a complete list of
rooms, please email jessica.haczewski@
There will be a few professional staff in each room with the high school students.
Faculty, please lock up any materials you may not want to leave out as a precaution.
Please note: Faculty are not required to be on campus, unless you sign up to be a
General Day-of Timeline:
7 a.m. to 8 a.m.: Athletes Presentations - Miller Room, Henry Student Center
8 a.m. to 10 a.m.: Student Arrival/Registration - Marts Center
9 a.m. to 10:15 a.m.: Judges Breakfast - Miller Room, Henry Student Center
10:30 a.m. to 1:45 p.m.: Presentations throughout Campus - All Classrooms/Labs
11 a.m.: Area College/University Scholarship Interviews - Chase Hall
4:30 p.m. to 7 p.m.: Awards Ceremony - Marts Center