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Come Home to the U.

Now is the time to make your plans for the College of Science Homecoming, September 27-28, 2019

On Friday, September 27, we're throwing a party at the College of Science and want you to come. We promise an evening filled with activities celebrating and exploring science and mathematics. Enjoy family-friendly demos, hands-on experiments, department tours, a panel discussion, and much more.

Science Open House

  • Date: Friday, September 27
  • Time: 4:30 - 6:00 pm 
  • Cost: FREE to the public
  • Location: Crocker Science Center (CSC) (GoogleMaps)
  • Free Parking: Chemistry Lots (Parking Map)

  • Program: Demonstrations, activities, and tours will start at 4:30 pm. The program will include family-friendly activities related to astronomy, biology, chemistry, mathematics, and physics. Moving at their own pace, attendees can watch a physics show, see chemicals explode, peer into the microscopic world, stargaze using special daytime telescopes, and more.

Frontiers of Science: Distinguished Alumni Panel

  • Date: Friday, September 27
  • Time: 6:00 - 7:15 pm
  • Cost: FREE to the public
  • Location: Aline W. Skaggs Biology Building (ASB) (GoogleMaps)
  • Free Parking: Chemistry Lots (Parking Map)
  • Program: Join five distinguished alumni panelists working in cutting-edge fields as they explore the future of science and technology.
  • Panelists include:
    • Doon Gibbs, Director, Brookhaven National Laboratory
    • Kirk Ririe, Co-Founder, BioFire Diagnostics 
    • Reshma Shetty, Co-Founder, Ginkgo Bioworks
    • Ryan Watts, CEO & Co-Founder, Denali Therapeutics
    • Dylan Zwick, Chief Product Officer & Co-Founder, Pulse Labs
    • Moderator: Peter Trapa, Dean, College of Science

Email events@science.utah.edu for questions or more information. 


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Last Updated: 9/17/19