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Science Cafe: Brain Awareness Night!

March 15 @ 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Science Cafe: Brain Awareness Night!

Brain night event

From flies to humans and every animal in between, brains make behavior happen. Come explore the brain/behavior connection at a special Science Café on March 15!

From 6-7 pm, meet local neuroscientists and interact with hands-on brains- and behavior-themed exhibits suitable for all ages. Short, accessible talks by neuroscientists in the SECU Daily Planet Theater will celebrate national Brain Awareness Week and tell you what local neuroscientists are discovering.

At 7pm, our special guest, prominent neuroscientist Dr. Jeff Lichtman from Harvard University, will lead a Science Café. Afterward, the exhibits will re-open for one final celebration of brains and behavior

Featured Speakers

Jeff Lichtman

Jeff Lichtman

Jeremy R. Knowles Professor of Molecular and Cellular Biology
Santiago Ramón y Cajal Professor of Arts and Sciences

Harvard University

The seminar will be on Thursday, March 15 at 6:00 PM – 8:30 PM EDT @ The Daily Planet Cafe


March 15
6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
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The Daily Planet Cafe
121 W Jones St
Raleigh, NC 27601 United States
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(919) 707-8060


North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences