Armstrong Fund for Science Events

"Science for Non-Scientists"

AFS awardees are asked to present their research to the general public at the end of their funding.  Programs to date have been:

February 16, 2013

Sheila Patek
Clocking the Fastest Animals
AAAS Family Science Days, "Meet the Scientist"
Hynes Convention Center, Boston MA

also Sheila Patek, December 20, 2012 Learning in Retirement   

December 6, 2012

Kevin FU
Trustworthy Medical Device Software
co-sponsored by Amherst High School JETS
(Junior Engineering Technical Society)
Amherst High School Physics Room 223
21 Mattoon Street, Amherst

October 28, 2010

Yeonhwa Park
Innovative Approaches to Preventing Osteoporosis
co-sponsored by Cooley Dickinson Women's Health Program
Dakin Conference Room, Cooley Dickinson Hospital

October 6, 2009

Janice Telfer
Waking up Sleepy Stem-Cells
co-sponsored by the Hitchcock Center for the Environment

November 9, 2008

Harry Bermudez
The Locks and Keys of the Immune System: Opening the Right Door
Jones Library Large Meeting Room

(On deck: Jenny Ross, Jesse Mager, Yahya Modarres-Sadeghi)

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