University of Manitoba and University of Winnipeg

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University of Manitoba and University of Winnipeg

 

Date: Saturday, May 7, 2016

Start: 11:00 AM

End: 3:00 PM

Websites: uwinnipeg.ca & umanitoba.ca

Venue

University of Manitoba, Fort Gary campus,

Engineering and Information Technology Complex (EITC) and

the Science Complex buildings,

75 Chancellors Circle, Winnipeg, MB R3T 5V6

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Explore science in action!

From the enlightening to the fun and quirky, Science Rendezvous will engage adults, families and children alike in a day of free fun and discovery.  Come explore the dozens of interactive displays, hands-on activities, Chemistry magic show, Physics Circus, and cutting-edge research conducted at the University of Manitoba.  There will be free prizes, balloons and slime!

Participants

Faculty of Science
Faculty of Agricultural and Food Sciences
Faculty of Engineering
Let’s Talk Science
WISE Kid-Netic Energy

Click here for map of event location and parking

Highlights

Activities this year will include:

Chemistry Magic Show
Physics Circus
Spaghetti Bridge
Biology and Microbiology lab tours
Cretaceous Menagerie
Ice Camp
Bottle Rocket Launch
Balloon Microbes and Molecules
Plinko
Cyanotype Mother’s Day Cards
Papermaking
Scientist Photo Booth
Scientist Speed Dating
Solar Observatory
Painting Robot, Picassnake
Bee Observation
Make butter!
Super Taster Quiz
Extract strawberry DNA!
Make slime and a milky swirl!
Oobleck Pool
… and much more! Please check back for more details!

Show and Tour Schedule:

  • Chemistry Magic Show: 12:00 and 2:00 in Armes Building
  • Physics Circus Show: 11:30 and 1:30 in Armes Building
  • Cretaceous Menagerie Tour: 1:00 in Wallace Building
  • Biology lab Tour: 11:15, 12:15, and 1:15 in Buller Building
  • Speed Date a Scientist: 1:00 in Engineering E2: 229

For more information, please contact:

sciencerendezvous@umanitoba.ca