Gap Year Panel

Learn more about the different options many undergraduates take before
attending graduate school in the sciences. Dr. Esther Choo and Dr. Megan
Ranney will discuss more about their own unique paths to medicine. The
event hopes to help students learn more about the benefits of taking a
gap year to pursue opportunities such as fellowships, research
opportunities, internships, and employment that will make a valuable
gap year.
*Light Dinner Provided

February 25th, 2014, 5pm-6pm
Science Center Main Room | Rm 315

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Come celebrate the Science Center's 5th birthday! This is your chance to experience Tasteberries, the fruits that play tricks on your taste buds. Professor John Stein will explain how the berry works, then it's your turn to experiment!

When: Wednesday, March 5th; Registration begins at 5:30pm; Event begins at 6:00pm
Where: Science Center, 3rd floor, Sciences Library
Online Registration required:

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The Triple Helix: Balancing Family and Science: A Conversation with Dr. Sharon Swartz

A Science Cafe with The Triple Helix and the Science Center
When: February 19, 12-1PM
Where: Science Center, 3rd Floor Sciences Library
*Free Pizza!*

Balancing Family and Science: A Conversation with Dr. Sharon Swartz

Dr. Sharon Swartz, a professor in the Department of Ecology and
Evolutionary Biology and the School of Engineering at Brown, will lead a
conversation about the complex challenges of combining a career in
science with family life. We'll talk about timing of professional and (Distributed February 15, 2014)