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Brain Awareness Week

March 25, 2019 - March 29, 2019

Brain Awareness Week is a global campaign designed to increase public awareness of the progress and benefits of brain research. Join us and neuroscience students from the University of Alabama at Birmingham for brainy activities!

Programming

Saturday, 3/23/19

10:30 – Design Challenge: Earthquake, Workshop
11:00 – What’s in a Drop of Blood?, IBMC Floor
11:30 – Bessie Coleman: American Aviator, Workshop
12:30 – Combustion, Rushton Theater
1:30 – Animal Encounter, Naturescope
2:30 – Science of Magic, Demonstration Station
3:00 – What’s in a Drop of Blood?, IBMC Floor
3:30 – Gabby Douglas: Olympian, Classroom 302
4:30 – Lightning Strikes, Rushton Theater

Sunday, 3/24/19

12:30 – Science of Magic, Demonstration Station
1:00 – Day and Night, IBMC Floor
1:30 – Bessie Coleman: American Aviator, Workshop
2:30 – Lightning Strikes, Rushton Theater
3:30 – Gabby Douglas: Olympian, Classroom 302
4:00 – Starry Night, IBMC Floor
4:30 – Animal Encounter, Naturescope

Monday, 3/25/19

9:30-11:30 – Sheep Brain Dissections, GENEius Lab
10:00-12:00 – Perception, Workshop
10:30 – Little Lab: Kindergardening, IBMC Classroom 202
11:00 – Science of Magic, Demonstration Station
11:30 – Mack & Wayne: Back to the Future, Rushton Theater
12:30 – Animal Encounter, Naturescope
1:00-2:30 – Cow Eye Dissection, GENEius Lab
1:00-3:00 – Perception, Workshop
1:30 – Gulf Feeding, Ocean Journey
2:00 – Mack & Wayne: Back to the Future, Rushton Theater
3:00-4:00 – Noisy Neurons, GENEius Lab
3:30 – Really Cool Science, Demonstration Station

Tuesday, 3/26/19

9:30-11:30 – Sheep Brain Dissections, GENEius Lab
10:00-12:00 – Perception, Workshop
10:30 – Little Lab: Buggin’ Out, IBMC Classroom 202
11:00 – Science of Magic, Demonstration Station
11:30 – Mack & Wayne: Back to the Future, Rushton Theater
12:30 – Animal Encounter, Naturescope
1:00-2:30 – Cow Eye Dissection, GENEius Lab
1:00-3:00 – Perception, Workshop
1:30 – Design Challenge: Save Fred, Explore
2:00 – Mack & Wayne: Back to the Future, Rushton Theater
3:00-4:00 – Noisy Neurons, GENEius Lab
3:00-4:00 – Illusion Confusion, Rushton Theater
3:30 – Really Cool Science, Demonstration Station

Wednesday, 3/27/19

9:30-11:30 – Sheep Brain Dissections, GENEius Lab
10:00-12:00 – Perception, Workshop
10:30 – Little Lab: Birds of a Feather, IBMC Classroom 202
11:00 – Science of Magic, Demonstration Station
11:30 – Mack & Wayne: Back to the Future, Rushton Theater
12:30 – Animal Encounter, Naturescope
1:00-2:30 – Cow Eye Dissection, GENEius Lab
1:00-3:00 – Perception, Workshop
1:30 – Gulf Feeding, Ocean Journey
2:00 – Mack & Wayne: Back to the Future, Rushton Theater
3:00-4:00 – Noisy Neurons, GENEius Lab
3:00-4:00 – Illusion Confusion, Rushton Theater
3:30 – Really Cool Science, Demonstration Station

Thursday, 3/28/19

9:30-11:30 – Sheep Brain Dissections, GENEius Lab
10:00-12:00 – Perception, Workshop
10:30 – Little Lab: Critter Crossing, IBMC Classroom 202
11:00 – Science of Magic, Demonstration Station
11:30 – Mack & Wayne: Back to the Future, Rushton Theater
12:30 – Animal Encounter, Naturescope
1:00-2:30 – Cow Eye Dissection, GENEius Lab
1:00-3:00 – Perception, Workshop
1:30 – Design Challenge: Save the Day, Explore
2:00 – Mack & Wayne: Back to the Future, Rushton Theater
3:00-4:00 – Noisy Neurons, GENEius Lab
3:00-4:00 – Illusion Confusion, Rushton Theater
3:30 – Really Cool Science, Demonstration Station

Friday, 3/29/19

9:30-11:30 – Sheep Brain Dissections, GENEius Lab
10:00-12:00 – Perception, Workshop
10:30 – Little Lab: Copy Bots, IBMC Classroom 202
11:00 – Science of Magic, Demonstration Station
11:30 – Mack & Wayne: Back to the Future, Rushton Theater
12:30 – Animal Encounter, Naturescope
1:00-2:30 – Cow Eye Dissection, GENEius Lab
1:00-3:00 – Perception, Workshop
1:30 – Gulf Feeding, Ocean Journey
2:00 – Mack & Wayne: Back to the Future, Rushton Theater
3:00-4:00 – Noisy Neurons, GENEius Lab
3:00-4:00 – Illusion Confusion, Rushton Theater
3:30 – Really Cool Science, Demonstration Station

Details

Start:
March 25, 2019
End:
March 29, 2019
Event Category:
Website:
https://www.mcwane.org/event/brain-awareness-week-4/

Venue

McWane Science Center
200 19th Street North
Birmingham, AL 35203 United States
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Phone:
2057148300
Website:
http://www.mcwane.org/


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