STEMinar - Kentucky Science Center
Programs & Camps

STEMinar

Programs & Camps

STEMinar

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.

September 27, 2018 • 6:00 - 7:00 PM
  • Cost
    FREE
  • Location
    Mellow Mushroom St. Matthews

Night of Living Diseases!

 

A STEMinar presentation by Nathan Steffens

From the common cold to malaria, infectious diseases can vary widely in their severity. Through an evolutionary lens, come explore why some pathogens are more harmful than others and how these insights can be used to solve current problems in the field.

Nathan Steffens is PhD student in the Department of Biology at the University of Louisville. His research focuses the evolution of infectious disease in both human and wildlife systems.

This is a FREE event!