This years Saturday Science @ LSU series of lectures for high school students, teachers, and the public will begin on September 16, 2017. We invite you to join us for, we think, an interesting and exciting series.
All the lectures will be held from 10:00 AM to 11:15 AM in 130 Nicholson Hall on the Saturday's listed below at LSU, Baton Rouge. We hope you will join us, and will look forward to seeing you and your students.
For more information, contact:
|Date||Title of Talk||Speaker-Department|
|September 16, 2017||Robert R. Twilley, Department of Oceanography and Coastal Science|
|October 21, 2017||“Solar eclipses that changed history”||Bradley Schaefer, Physics and Astronomy|
|November 18, 2017||“Hunting microbes upon the coastal sea”||Cameron Thrash, Biological Sciences|
|December 2, 2017||"Bayou Corne: Bubbles and Trouble"||Carol Wicks, Geology and Geophysics|
|January 27, 2018||“The underwater forest: a time capsule from the last ice age”||Kristine Delong, Geography and Anthropology|
|February 17, 2018||
Nick Broskey, Pennington Biomedical Research Center
|March 17, 2018||“Using technology to understand mental illness”||Alex Cohen, Psychology|
|April 21, 2018||"A Journey into the World of Peptidomimetic Polymers:
Twists, Turns and Discovery"
|Donghui Zhang, Chemistry|
|September 15, 2018||"Modeling Nuclei with Supercomputers"||
Kristina Launey, Physics and Astronomy
|October 6, 2018||"Tips for Analyzing and Resolving Conflict"||
James Honeycutt, Communication Studies
|November 10, 2018||"The role of Wildlife Rehabilitation in Our Communities"||
Javier Nevarez, School of Vet Medicine
|December 1, 2018||“Food Choice: How does the brain help you decide what to eat?”||
Cristal Hill, Pennington Biomedical Research Center