Science Seminar

everyone is welcome!

January 17, 2020

Bob Baugher

The Science of Sleep: So What If I Get 5-6 Hours? I'm (Yawn) Doing Fine

Join us as we look into sleep stages, how your body (and your life) is affected by lack of sleep, how to get better sleep, and questions and answers on sleep. Then, we'll all take a nap.


January 31, 2020

Bobby Butler

Agriculture - the problem and solution to climate change?

The agriculture sector is the second largest contributor of greenhouse gas emissions in the world. At the same time, agriculture holds promising potential in the fight to reverse climate change. Regenerative farming practices can maximize the carbon-capturing abilities of crops and soils, and reduce other forms agricultural pollution. Come learn about the regenerative practices that are being done on our campus and around the world.


February 7, 2020

Helen Burn

How Random?!

In How Random?! , we will explore what "random" means to you and others, and how randomness relates to science, art, and music. The session includes interactive, hands-on and web-based activities. Please bring an example of a random event that you experienced, your Smartphone, and an open mind!