Feed Your Mind!
Join us for monthly STEM Cafés-- fun, casual gatherings where adults can eat, drink, and chat with STEM professionals about the latest scientific research. These events are free and open to the public. Food and drinks are available for purchase from our host restaurant.
Nobel Pursuit: Why Discovering Higgs Boson Matters
December 4th 6:30-8:30 PM
Claddagh Irish Pub1702 Commons Drive, Geneva, IL 60134
Dr. Dhiman Chakroborty, high energy physicist at NIU, will discuss the path that lead to the discovery of the God Particle (the Higgs boson), possible next steps, and how this colossal discovery in particle physics affects our everyday lives.
Saving the Brain: New Breakthroughs in Alzheimer's Research
January 15th 6:30-8:30 PM
Dr. Doug Wallace will share his research into the spatial disorientation observed in Alzheimer’s patients and discuss new therapies and early interventions that could improve the lives of those who are newly diagnosed.
In the Hopper (Dates and times to follow)
Science of Beer Part 2