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Science for Humanity Series

The NSF-CREST Center for Cellular and Biomolecular Machines' 
 Science and Technology Enrichment Program (STEP)
proudly presents

Science for Humanity Series

community-focused, family friendly

This series invites the local community to attend
engaging sessions relevant to the area & times
all are welcome to attend.
 
 

Andy LiWang

Professor of Chemistry and Chemical Biology
University of California, Merced
THURSDAY, JULY 19 | 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM | SSB 170
“Biological Clock Reassembled in a Test Tube”
 
 

LeRoy Westerling

Professor of Management of Complex Systems
University of California, Merced
TUESDAY, JULY 31 | 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM | SSB 170
“Our Changing Climate and Extreme Wildfires in California and the West”
 

 

Armando Quintero

Executive Director, Sierra Nevada Research Institute University of California, Merced
WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 22 | 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM | SSB 170
“Water in California – Connecting the Drops From Your Home to a Statewide View”
 
 

Kara McCloskey

Associate Professor of Bioengineering
University of California, Merced
TUESDAY, AUGUST 28 | 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM | SSB 170
“Regenerative Medicine: Hype or Hope?”
 
 

Aleksandr Noy

Associate Adjunct Professor, University of California, Merced 
Senior Research Scientist, Lawrence Livermore National Lab
THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 27 | 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM | SSB 120 - new date/location
“Carbon Nanofluidics: Can Biomimetic Membranes Help Solve the Water Crisis?”
 
 
 
more sessions to be announced soon!