Sep
19

Science Literacy Week: Science
Expo

Tuesday, September 19th at 12 PM - 3 PM

Woodward Library, Main Entrance Area

Hosted by UBC Library

Information

The Science Expo is an opportunity to see all the amazing science that is happening right here on campus and to learn about organizations in the community too. We're thrilled that the following groups or individuals will be joining us. Beaty Museum - biological specimens Canadian Blood Services - learn about stem cell donation and join One Match, Canada's National Bone Marrow and Stem Cell Registry Engineering Physics - robots FarmFolk CityFolk - sustainable food systems and seed trials Geering Up - promotes science, engineering and technology to the children and youth of BC IEEE - publisher of IEEE Xplore Digital Library iSchool ASIS&T - magic mirror of Great Reads and book recommendations Let's Talk Science - outreach to youth to inspire excitement about science Living Library - borrow a living book Open Science Network DIYBio - citizen science, community biolab SPIE - international society for optics and photonics UBC Best - Biomedical Engineering Student Team featuring their Respiratory Rate Monitor Project and the Medical Innovation in NeuroTechnology Project. UBC Farm - learn how to save seeds UBC Orbit - satellite design UBC Rocket - Student Engineering Design Team UBC Sailbot - autonomous sailboat team UBC Library - featuring the new Seed Lending Library, arduino kits, the science behind preservation, button making, card making and photo booth