Saturday Science at the Zuckerman Institute’s Education Lab

You have a mind to discover!

Students, families and community groups join scientists in the Zuckerman Institute’s Education Lab to explore the workings of the brain through hands-on activities and unique scientific resources. Activities and demonstrations are designed to be engaging and informative, and as launching points for further exploration, reflection and discovery.

Saturday Science events are held monthly through the school year. Themes and materials change each month to incorporate the wide ranging topics in neuroscience and the latest discoveries coming from Zuckerman Institute labs. Students attending Saturday Science events receive a passport, and are encouraged to collect stamps for participation in events throughout the year.

Events are free and open to the public. Content is geared toward middle school students, but learners of all ages are welcome. Click here to register for upcoming events. Reservations are encouraged to guarantee entrance.

Dates and themes for 2017:  (subject to change)
    March 18:  What Makes a Sense?
    April 29:  Move It
    May 20:  Make a Memory
    June 17:  Trick Your Brain

Saturday Science is brought to you by Columbia's Zuckerman Institute in partnership with BioBus, Columbia University Neuroscience Outreach and Columbia Neuroscience Society.

 

To Learn More

Please contact:
publicprograms@zi.columbia.edu
212.853.0600