STEMinar - Kentucky Science Center
Programs & Camps


Programs & Camps


STEMinar is a monthly STEM event for teens, curated by teens, and presented in part by Kentucky Science Center. Featuring content-driven talks delivered by STEM professionals active in local research, each event is geared towards High School students, but open to all ages. No need to RSVP. STEMinar is free and open to the public! Held at the St. Matthews location of Mellow Mushroom.

Thursday April 25, 2019 • 6:00 - 7:00 PM
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    Mellow Mushroom St. Matthews

Mighty Mighty Mitochondria


A STEMinar presentation by Robert Skolik


High school biology teaches us that the mitochondrion is the powerhouse of the cell. Cutting-edge research, however, reveals mitochondria are more than just cellular power plants. Come learn about the past, present, and future of mitochondrial research!

This is a FREE event!


About the Presenter:

Robert Skolik is a PhD candidate in the department of Biology at the University of Louisville. His research focuses on mitochondrial function in both pathological and non-pathological states.