Upcoming Events

September 27, 2018
6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Columbia College Chicago, Film Row Cinema, 1104 S. Wabash, 8th Floor
Film Row Cinema, South Wabash Avenue, Chicago, IL, USA

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The film Armageddon is fiction; it suggests that humanity was in mortal danger until heroic actions saved us. Did you know that there are people who observe and secure improved orbits for near-Earth asteroids EVERY DAY? Their efforts have eliminated the chances of an extinction-level asteroid impact with Earth over the next 100 years or so.  Did the film spur action that helped achieve this incredible decrease in risk?  Was this due to increased public consciousness of the risk? Read more…

October 2, 2018
7:00 pm – 8:30 pm

The Galway Arms
The Galway Arms, North Clark Street, Chicago, IL, USA

Two of the organizers of the 2017 March For Science Chicago, Kristian Aloma, CEO of Threadline, Inc., and Adam Arcus, Auxiliary Board President of C2ST, talk about storytelling, science, and the importance of a good ol’ fashioned IRL conversation. Read more…

October 10, 2018
7:00 pm – 8:30 pm

Motor Row Brewing
Motor Row Brewing, South Michigan Avenue, Chicago, IL, USA

Complex systems govern our lives. Our brains, our behavior, and even global-scale phenomena can be understood using math and computer models. Join MacArthur Fellow, Dani Bassett, PhD, as she explores the connections that are present in everything around us, big and small.  Read more…