Astronomy on Tap: Back 2 School, The Columbia U Edition
Astronomy on Tap! Scientists and science professionals coming to YOU, live at the pub! Short talks, deep thoughts. Hosted by Alex “UV40” Teachey, we’ve got talks, giveaways, games, and prizes – and beer! All free, except the beer. Join us as we <gulp> drink in the universe.
Join us this month as we celebrate the back to school season by giving the Columbia U grad students an assignment – prepare an Astronomy on Tap talk! Those scoring A+ (…that’s “Astronomically Amazing”) will be invited to the Way Station to meet YOU – bring your questions, your curiosity, and your thirsty palates, we’ll be serving cans of Schlitz all night (kidding about the Schlitz).
Happy hour till 8pm
7:30pm – Quiz starts
8 – 10pm – Astro on Tap!
10pm – quiz prizes!
FREE and at the Way Station in Prospect Heights, Brooklyn.Astronomy would be nowhere without its history. In this special Astro on Tap NYC, we’ll be reflecting on some dark times, and celebrating some bright times. We’ll be highlighting the work of several women in science, and an important 100-year anniversary of Einstein! And the event falls on June 19th, Juneteenth, a celebration of the emancipation of slaves in the US. Join us for a thought-provoking evening with some amazing speakers!
the way station
683 Washington Ave, Brooklyn, New York 11238