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Science Saturday 2018

Science Saturday

10:30 AM – 3:00 PM

Adult Tickets $25
Student Tickets $25

Children must be in grades K–8 during the 2017–18 academic year to attend.

Tickets go on sale Tuesday, April 3, at 10:00 AM

The Rockefeller University
1230 York Avenue at East 66th Street
New York City


  • 10:00 AM
    Check-in Opens
  • 10:30 – 10:45 AM
    Morning Talk Grades K–4
    Daniel Kronauer, Ph.D.
  • 10:30 – 11:00 AM
    Morning Talk Grades 5–8
    Vanessa Ruta, Ph.D.
  • 10:30 AM – 3:00 PM
    Learning Stations with Rockefeller Scientists
  • 11:30 AM – 2:30 PM


Grades K–4
Inside the World of Ants
Daniel Kronauer, Ph.D.
Stanley S. and Sydney R. Shuman Associate Professor
Laboratory of Social Evolution and Behavior
Daniel Kronauer, Ph.D.

Grades 5–8
The Neurobiology of Love on the Fly
Vanessa Ruta, Ph.D.
Gabrielle H. Reem and Herbert J. Kayden Associate Professor
Laboratory of Neurophysiology and Behavior

Vanessa Ruta, Ph.D.