Rainbows in science

Hosted by the ANU, this event is aimed at LGBTQIA+ young adults who are interested in science!

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Fri, Aug 19 2022, 4pm

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6 coloured panels of close-up science imagery, creating a rainbow

 

Celebrating diversity!

Come along and meet LGBTQIA+ scientists and allies from ANU and beyond. Experience a range of colourful STEMonstrations from a variety of science disciplines (Earth sciences, environmental sciences, biology, physics, and medicine). The STEMonstrations will be delivered by fellow LGBTQIA+ community and ally members, and are designed to show how science influences people's lives and the world around them.

The hands-on STEMonstration session (4:00 - 5:30pm) will be followed by a keynote speaker and networking event with light refreshments (5:45 - 8:00pm)

This National Science Week project is supported by the Australian Government. Support has also been provided by the Australian National University, ARC Training Centre for Future Crops Development, and Geoscience Australia.

Demonstrations:
4pm - 5:30pm. In the Science Teaching Building at ANU

Key Speaker:
5:45pm - 6:15pm. Catcheside Court, Robertson Building (Building 46), Research School of Biology

Nibbles and Networking:
6:15pm - 8:00pm. . Catcheside Court, Robertson Building (Building 46), Research School of Biology

Location

The Sciences Teaching Building (Building Number 136), ANU and;

Catcheside Court, Robertson Building (Building 46), RSB

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