Season 3

Seven programs were held in our third season, August 2014 through June 2015.

October 7, 2014
Jennifer M. Fettweis, PhD 
Big Data & Your Microbiome

Inspired by our 2013 NOVA Science partnership, Science Pub RVA coordinated a state-wide conversation on the theme of big data during the inaugural Virginia Science Festival.

November 5, 2014
Mark A. Reimers, PhD
Brain Myths, Mysteries & Facts

Spring  2015 Series in partnership with Chesterfield County Public Library System in conjunction with the Smithsonian’s Exploring Human Origins traveling exhibit. Science Pub RVA held three science cafes exploring human evolution.

March 26, 2015
Karen Rader, PhD 
Evolution in Museums

April 1, 2015
Briana Pobiner, PhD 
Ancient Appetites

April 16, 2015
Amy Rector Verrilli, PhD & Brian Verrelli, PhD 
Oh The Humanity

May 5, 2015
Drew Luellen, PhD
Microplastics in the Environment

June 23, 2015
Matt Balazik, PhD
Fishing for Evidence: Studying sturgeon in the James River