October 16, 2019
6:00 pm – 7:30 pm

Cindy Pritzker Auditorium, Chicago Public Library, Harold Washington Center
Harold Washington Library Center, Chicago Public Library, South State Street, Chicago, IL, USA

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Join us for a talk with Professor Zeray Alemseged as he presents on how the discovery of an almost complete skeleton of a juvenile early human ancestor has helped scientists answer some of the pressing questions about human evolution. Read more…

October 9, 2019
6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Instituto Cervantes
31 West Ohio Street, Chicago, IL 60654, USA

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Scientists perspectives on working Advancements in Alzheimer’s disease

About this Event

By Dr. Ismael Santa-María Pérez, Assistant Professor of Pathology and Cell Biology, Columbia University, New York

In collaboration with ECUSA (Españoles científicos en EE.UU.)

The MidWest Science & Innovation Cervantes Network is an effective science monthly meeting created to improve the relationship between science and society. It is an inclusive community of scientists, engineers, economists, public health specialists, and sciences enthusiasts across the Midwest.

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October 9, 2019
7:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Instituto Cervantes
31 West Ohio Street, Chicago, IL 60654, USA

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About this Event

By Dr. Ismael Santa-María Pérez, Assistant Professor of Pathology and Cell Biology, Columbia University, New York

In collaboration with ECUSA (Españoles científicos en EE.UU.)

The MidWest Science & Innovation Cervantes Network is an effective science monthly meeting created to improve the relationship between science and society. It is an inclusive community of scientists, engineers, economists, public health specialists, and sciences enthusiasts across the Midwest.

Read more…

Tiny but mighty, the kidneys are small, but powerful chemical factories that remove waste, balance your body’s fluids, and keep your blood pressure in check. Despite being as essential to keeping us alive and healthy, kidney health often isn’t discussed with the same urgency as heart disease, cancer, or diabetes. Read more…

September 25, 2019
5:30 pm – 8:00 pm

Cindy Pritzker Auditorium, Chicago Public Library, Harold Washington Center
Harold Washington Library, 400 South State Street, Chicago, IL, USA

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This event will highlight Dr. Lederman’s contributions to science research at Fermilab and beyond, science education, and science outreach. Read more…

September 13, 2019
3:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Illinois Institute of Technology, Hermann Hall, Ballroom
Hermann Hall, South Federal Street, Chicago, IL, USA

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Join us for the 2019 Darsh T. Wasan lecture. Ellen Ochoa, Former Director of NASA’s Johnson Space Center in Houston and the first Hispanic woman astronaut will deliver this year’s lecture. The lecture will be followed by a reception in the Hermann Hall Gallery Lounge.