Designed to appeal to all audiences "Science on Tap" aims to connect the Ithaca community with scientists in an authentic seminar setting. Come engage with physical, natural and social scientists on topics surrounding the latest and greatest research going on in your community and how it relates to you. Free to the public!
When: 7pm, typically the last Wednesday of every month
Who: All who are curious, any age, free admission
Where: Northstar House's Casita Del Polaris (1201 North Tioga Street)
Sponsored by: Northstar House, WHCU Radio
Funded by: an Engaged Opportunity Grant
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Interested in giving a talk? Apply Here!
For more information or accessibility requests please contact SoT program coordinator, Tisha Bohr.
March 27th, 2019
April 24th, 2019
Dr. Kirstin H. Petersen - “The hive mind: combining insights from social insects and cooperative robotics"
May 29 ,2019
Eve Vavagiakis, PhD candidate in Physics - "Universal scales :weighing tiny particles using the cosmos as a lab"
Dr. Kevin Reath, PhD in Earth and Atmospheric Sciences - "Predicting the flow: observing volcanoes from space"
June 26, 2019
Mischa Olson, PhD candidate in Pant Biology - "TBA"
Dr. Angela Freeman, PhD in Psychology - "TBA"
July 31, 2019
Melisa DeGroot, PhD candidate in Molecular Biology and Genetics - "TBA"
Dr. Luisa Torres, PhD in Microbiology & Immunology - "TBA"
August 28, 2019
Dr. Divya Shiroor, DVM and PhD candidate in Biomedical & Biological Sciences - "TBA"
Dr. Ana Maria Porras, PhD in Biomedical Engineering - "TBA"