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The events listed here are all open to the public. PAST EVENTS LIST


Monday, January 23-Friday, May 26, 2017

Bright Sights: Six Ways of Seeing
An exhibition showcasing works by six Wisconsin artists whose visual impairments inspire and enrich their art.
Mandelbaum & Albert Family Vision Gallery
9th Floor, Wisconsin Institutes for Medical Research
UW-Madison Campus

Opening Reception: January 27th, 5:00-7:00 p.m.

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Saturday, April 1, 2017

Science Expeditions
UW-Madison Campus

Science is Fun Exploration Stations
Discovery Building

Science is Fun Spectacular
Room 1351 Chemistry Building

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Sunday-Thursday, April 2-6, 2017

ACS Spring National Meeting
San Francisco, CA

Monday & Tuesday, April 3 & 4
Chemistry Through the Eyes of Non-Chemists:
Evolution of the Public Perception of Chemistry
Monday, April 3, 10:20am: Once Upon a Christmas Cheery In the Lab of Shakhashiri: Public Engagement for 47 Years and Counting, a talk by Bassam Shakhashiri


Tuesday, April 4, 2017

Science Writer in Residence Public Talk: Erik Vance
"Telling Stories About Science Through the People It Touches"
4:00 p.m.
Red Gym
716 Langdon Street
UW-Madison Campus

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Tuesday, April 4, 2017

Edgewood College Family Science Night
6:30-8:00 p.m.

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Friday, April 7, 2017

Engineering Expo
Events at 11:30 a.m. & 12:45 p.m.
Room 1800 Engineering Hall
UW-Madison Campus

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Tuesday, April 11, 2017

The Art of Discovery
7:00 p.m.
Wisconsin Studio
Overture Center for the Arts
Madison, WI

An evening with three fellows of the Wisconsin Academy whose explorations in science have been aided by their imaginations.

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Tuesday, April 18, 2017

11th Annual Nelson Earth Day Conference
Monona Terrace Convention Center
Madison, WI

This year's theme: Hope and Renewal in the Age of Apocalypse

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Friday, April 28, 2017

Friday Family Fun Night
5:30-8:30 p.m.
King James Pilot Community Center
Fitchburg Firehouse 2
5415 King James Way
Fitchburg, WI


Saturday, July 1, 2017

Science is Fun on the Terrace
Memorial Union Terrace
UW-Madison Campus

Event time TBA.

Sunday, July 23 - Thursday, July 27, 2017

2017 ChemEd Conference
South Dakota State University
Brookings, SD

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Sunday, October 15, 2017

National Chemistry Week
Phylis A. Brauner Memorial Lecture
Boston Museum of Science
Boston, MA

Thursday, November 2 - Sunday, November 5, 2017

Wisconsin Science Festival
UW-Madison and throughout the State of Wisconsin

Details TBA.

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