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Thursday, April 17, 2014

The Hockey Stick and the Climate Wars:
Dispatches from the Front Lines

Len Robock Annual Lecture
Michael E. Mann
Distinguished Professor of Meteorology
Director, Earth System Science Center
Penn State University

Ebling Science Symposium Center
Microbial Sciences Building, Room 1220
1550 Linden Drive, UW-Madison Campus
7:00 p.m.

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Monday, April 21, 2014

From Research to Action: Improving Undergraduate STEM Education
Susan Rundell Singer
Director, NSF Division of Undergraduate Education

1111 Genetics/Biotechnology Center Auditorium
UW-Madison Campus
12:00-1:00 p.m.

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Wednesday, April 23 - Sunday, April 27, 2014

USA Science and Engineering Festival
A Free Event!
Walter E. Washington Convention Center
Washington, D.C.

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Various Dates, June-July, 2014

Edgewood Summer Science Camps for Children
Sonderegger Science Center
Edgewood College Campus
Madison, WI

Ages 3-14

Camp themes include: Biomimicry: Nature as Teacher; Blood and Guts, Brains and Bones Science; Body Art; Crafty Science, Earth Encounters; Forensics; Light & Lasers; Paleontology and Geoscience Institute; Problem Solved!; Science Theatre Fusion; Strategy Games: These make Monopoly look like child's play!; Strategy Games: Strategic Thinkers Unite!; Why, Mommy, Why? Little People, Big Questions; Wingra Water Explorations

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Friday, July 4, 2014

Science is Fun on the Memorial Union Terrace
A fun event for the whole family!
Memorial Union
UW-Madison Campus

Details TBA

Sunday, July 13, 2014

IUPAC's 23rd International Conference on Chemical Education
Viktor Obendrauf Plenary Demo Lecture
"Science is Fun and the Joy of Learning"
Chemistry for All Citizens of Planet Earth: Creative Ways of Communicating Chemistry Symposium
"Advancing Chemistry and Communicating Chemistry…
For the Benefit of Earth and Its People"

Sunday, August 10 - Thursday, August 14, 2014

248th ACS Fall National Meeting
Advancing Chemistry and Communicating Chemistry:
Looking Around and Looking Ahead with Bassam Shakhashiri
Monday, August 11
8:00 am. - 5:15 p.m.
San Francisco, CA

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Thursday, October 16 - Sunday, October 19, 2014

Wisconsin Science Festival
Various locations around the state
Headquartered at the Wisconsin Institutes for Discovery
UW-Madison Campus

Details TBA

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