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Science Saturday 2020

Presented by the RockEDU Science Outreach ProgramScience Saturday 2020

SATURDAY, MAY 9, 2020CANCELLED
10:30 AM – 3:00 PM

The Rockefeller University
1230 York Avenue at East 66th Street
New York, NY 10065

FAQs

The university’s RockEDU Science Outreach Program presents two annual premier events for students: Science Saturday (grades K–8) in May and Talking Science (grades 9–12) in January.


Schedule

  • 10:00 AM
    Check-in Opens
  • 10:30 – 10:45 AM
    Morning Talk Grades K–4
    Marcelo O. Magnasco, Ph.D.
  • 10:30 – 11:00 AM
    Morning Talk Grades 5–8
    Ana Luz Porzecanski, Ph.D.
  • 10:30 AM – 3:00 PM
    Learning Stations with Rockefeller Scientists
  • 11:30 AM – 2:30 PM
    Lunch

Speakers

Grades K–4
What Do Dolphins Talk About?
Marcelo O. Magnasco, Ph.D.
Professor
Laboratory of Integrative Neuroscience
The Rockefeller University
Marcelo Magnasco, Ph.D.

Grades 5–8
Conserving Biodiversity in a Changing Climate
Ana Luz Porzecanski, Ph.D.
Director
Center for Biodiversity and Conservation
American Museum of Natural History
Ana Luz Porzecanski, Ph.D.