Café Website: www.sanfordresearch.org/education
Facebook Page: https://www.facebook.com/SanfordResearch/
Lead Institution: Sanford PROMISE K-12 Science Exploration at Sanford Research, Sioux Falls, South Dakota
The Sanford PROMISE Teen Science Café’s mission is to expose teens in southeastern South Dakota to the latest and greatest innovations in science and technology. Organized by high school students, our group is for students in the Sioux Falls area who share an interest in science. Each café gathering includes new scientific topics and hands-on activities along with free snacks and beverages. Contact us at SanfordOutreach@sanfordhealth.org or 605.312.6590 for information or to join us at our next café!
APPLICATIONS FOR 2019/20 Cafe Leadership Team due March 1, 2019. Apply at: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/2019TSCLTApply
Next Café: Thursday, 3/21/2019 at 5:30pm, Sanford Center, Sioux Falls, SD
Topic/Theme: Into the Brain of a Neuroscientist
Speaker: Jacob (Jake) Cain, PhD; Sanford Research, Weimer Lab
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Thursday, 1/17/2019 at 5:30pm, Washington Pavilion, Sioux Falls, SD
STEM and Spherical Art with Dick Termes, Artist, Black Hills SD.
Activities: Building Termespheres with 9 or 12 point symmetry.
Thursday, 12/13/2018 at 5:30pm, Sanford Center, Sioux Falls, SD
Drone December with Nathan Hofflander and the Volare Project at Roosevelt HS
Activities: Drone Competitions
Halloween Brain Bash: Can a brain injury result in ZOMBIE like symptoms?
Speaker: Dr. Thayne Munce, Sanford Sports Institute
Activities: Test your brain, sheep brain dissections, and mouse brains under the microscope.
Date first café held: Pilot 4/25/2018: Celebrate DNA Day! Speaker: Dr. Jose Gonzalez, SDSU Plant Genetics & Genomics
Member contributions to TeenScienceCafe.org: coming soon!
Sioux Falls, South Dakota 57104 Sanford PROMISE K-12 Science Exploration at Sanford Research