STEM Fall 2023 Calendar of Events

STEM Speaker Series Fall 2023

STEM Speaker Series Fall 2023

Are you interested in Science, Technology, Engineering, or Math? Join us by attending one or all of the STEM Speaker Series sessions or a STEM event.

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The Science of Northrop/Grumman Engineers

  • Date: Friday, September 29
  • Time: 12 noon - 1:30 pm
  • Location: SL 109

A team of engineers from Northrop/Grumman will speak on the work they do designing, developing, building, and supporting some of the world’s most advanced products: making a 200-ton airplane invisible, predicting cyber-attacks before they happen, or solving the mysteries of the universe!

  • Refreshments
  • Door prizes

See what Northrop/Grumman does.

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The Science of Fatal Crash Investigations

  • Date: Wednesday October 18
  • Time: 1:30 pm
  • Location: SL 116

SCC Professor Wally Olsen and Retired Detective Ed Tuttle discuss traffic enforcement and collision investigations. With over 30 years of experience, they specialized in the Science of investigating fatal & serious injury accidents – vehicular, pedestrian, & industrial crashes.

  • Refreshments
  • Door prizes
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The Science of Art

  • Date: Wednesday November 15
  • Time: Part 1, The Science of Art, 1:30 pm
  • Time: Part 2, A Class in Origami, 3:30 pm
  • Location: SL 116 

Robert Lang, former NASA physicist and foremost expert in origami, will show how folded art allows us to solve real-world practical problems in the fields of science, engineering, technology, medicine, and more. Note: all paper origami pieces were completed with one piece of paper.

  • Refreshments
  • Door prizes

Visit Robert Lang's website.

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The Science of the Universe: The High Energy Physics of Eta Carinae, a Supernova in the Making

  • Date: Wednesday, December 6
  • Time: 3:30 pm
  • Location: SL 116

Steve Mutz will give a powerful presentation about Eta Carinae, a stellar system containing at least two stars with a combined luminosity greater than five million times that of the Sun. See SCC’s planetarium as well!

  • Refreshments
  • Door prizes
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STEM Events Fall 2023

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