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Sponsored by CSM Math/ Science Division and

San Mateo County Astronomical Society

  

Saturday Oct. 4, 2014 – 2:00pm to 11:00pm

Science Building 36, with the keynote talk in CSM Theatre

Note: Parking in Parking Lot 5 is limited.  Use other lots at CSM if it is full.  


TENATIVE SCHEDULE

(Subject to change)

Science Workshops:

2:00pm, 3:00pm, 4:00pm, 5:00pm

Department

Conducted  By:

Activity’s Title

Room

Astronomy

 

Darryl Stanford

Planetarium shows

An extra show at 6:00pm

Planetarium

Geology

Linda Hand

Lecture and game:

Who's a geology genius?

36-119

Physics

Raj Misra &

Kashi Nath

Fun with Physics

36-109

 

Biology  

 

Kathy Diamond

Exploring life on planet earth: hands-on biology museum! (Drop in)

 

36-200

 

Anatomy

Carlene Tonini & Lakshmikanta Sengupta

 

Whodunit??  CSI at CSM

 

36-217

Chemistry

Catherine Ciesla

Chemistry Creations

36-321

 

 

Astronomy Workshops:

2:00pm to 6:00 pm (Drop in)

Location

Activity

36-112

Construct Planispheres, GalileoScopes 

36-114

Space Theatre 

36 -1st Floor hallway

1) How a Telescope Works, 2) Finding Planets around Other Stars, 3) Solar System Model,  4) Gravity and Black Holes 

Outdoor

1)   Meteors and Comets, 2) The Sun – Including Solar Observing, 3) Making Craters

 

 

 

 

 

 

 Keynote Speaker 

 At 7:00pm in CSM Theatre

 Dr. Pat Burchat  

                    Gabilan Professor of Physics, Stanford University 

                                            

The Dark Side of the Universe:  

Dark Matter and Dark Energy 

 

                                         

Click HERE for more details about the speaker and topic 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Reception: 8:30 to 8:50, Theatre Lobby. 


9:30pm to 11:00pm CSM Observatory, Jazz Under The Stars (Dean Drumheller)

Program Coordinator: Mohsen Janatpour