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Front Range Teen Science Cafe: scientists & teens exploring the world

Teen Science Cafe will return in September. Check back in August for more information!

If you have any questions, please contact Melissa Burt, Science Education and Diversity Manager.

 

Past Cafes

April 2017 Teen Science Cafe Professor Scott Denning speaks to the group April 12, 2017

CSU Atmospheric Science Professor Scott Denning teaches teens about climate change.

 

Attendees wear diffraction, glasses, which allow them to see the rainbow of colors produced when white light is split by a prism.

Atendees wear diffraction glasses, which allow them to see the rainbow of colors produced when white light is split by a prism.

 

Atendees wear diffraction, glasses, which allow them to see the rainbow of colors produced when white light is split by a prism.

 

March 2017 Teen Science Cafe Teens examine cross section of tree

Teens examine the cross section of a tree, determining its age by its rings and fire dates by the scars.

 

Dr. Rocca presents to the group March 8, 2017

Dr. Monique Rocca of CSU's Department of Ecosystem Science and Sustainability teaches teens about wildfires and animals in Colorado's forests.

 

February 2017 Teen Science Cafe Dr. Jason La Belle presenting

Dr. Jason La Belle presents to the group on Feb. 8, 2017.

 

Teens turn seeds into flour using stone tools.

Teens turn seeds into flour using stone tools.

 

Teens turn seeds into flour using stone tools.

Teens turn seeds into flour using stone tools.

 

November 9, 2016 Teen Science Cafe Volunteer wearing eye tracking glasses Dan Graham presenting

Eye on screen

Eye on screen

October 12 Teen Science Cafe

Volunteer wearing eye tracking glasses Dan Graham presenting

Eye on screen

Jianguo presenting Jianguo talking with folks Jianguo up close

Jakob presenting Table of exhibits Emily and Jakob presenting Emily presenting

Jennifer Barfield back of room Jennifer Barfield map of bison Jennifer Barfield bison in snow Jennifer Barfield Yellowstone Bison

Nicole Sedgeley Presentation Nicole Sedgeley talking with students Student Presentation at Teen Sci Cafe

Janice Moore Presentation Janice Moore Pres with Slide Janice Moore Pres bird slide

Ron Tjalkens Presentation Ron Tjalkens Robin Williams Slide Ron Tjalkens Brain Slide Ron Tjalkens in the crowd


JJ Moritz Speaking to Audience Folks sitting at a table Wires and batteries


tight shot of the Poudre High School Jazz Ensemble Brian Jones demonstrating something with one of the ensemble members' trumpet wider image show the Poudre High School Jazz Ensemble and attendees

Teen Science Cafe #3 not only featured Brian Jones and the Little Shop of Physics, but the Poudre High School Jazz Ensemble as well.


Oct 8 group shot Attendees examining organs A young man examining a heart

Teen Science Café Presentation #2. (Multiple local teens were in attendance including Burke Snowden,
Youth Leader from Fort Collins High School.)


Participants in the September 10 Teen Science Cafe

Teen Science Café Presentation #1

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