Science Saturday
Science Saturday
Science SaturdayScience Saturday 2016 Photo

The next
Science Saturday
will take place
on May 6, 2017.


More information will be
available in Spring 2017

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The Rockefeller University hosted the third annual Science Saturday festival on 
May 7, 2016. This annual event is a fun-filled day of fascinating talks, scientific demonstrations, and hands-on activities designed to engage children, their families, and their teachers in the exciting world of scientific discovery.

Morning Lecture
Mande Holford, Ph.D.
Grades K-4

The Journey from
Marine Snails to Medicine

Mandë Holford, Ph.D.
Department of Chemical Biology, Hunter College

WATCH THIS LECTURE HERE

Morning Lecture
Shai Shaham, Ph.D.
Grades 5-8

Why Dying Cells Are Good For You

Shai Shaham, Ph.D.
Laboratory of Developmental Genetics, Rockefeller University

WATCH THIS LECTURE HERE

Science Saturday

Science Saturday 2016

May 7, 2016
The Rockefeller University

VIEW PHOTOS HERE

Marc Tessier-Lavigne, Ph.D.
President
The Rockefeller University

Parents & Science
Faculty Advisor

Bruce S. McEwen, Ph.D.
Alfred E. Mirsky Professor
Harold and Margaret Milliken Hatch
Laboratory of Neuroendocrinology

Parents & Science Leadership

Chairs

Daniella Lipper Coules
Talbott Simonds

Steering Committee

Rebecca Anikstein
John Bernstein
Charles W. Caulkins
Karen de Saint Phalle
Blair Pillsbury Enders
Wendy Ettinger
Kathy Heinzelman
Tania Neild, Ph.D.
Ilona Nemeth
Marean Pompidou
Courtney Smith Rae
Loli Echavarria Roosevelt
Kimberly Kravis Schulhof
Roxy Zajac

Scientific Advisory Council

Evelyn Attia, M.D.
BJ Casey, Ph.D.
Myron Hofer, M.D.
Ilene Sackler Lefcourt
Margaret McCarthy, Ph.D.
Richard Nisbett, Ph.D.
Michael Thompson, Ph.D.

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