Upcoming Events

Science Outreach would like to thank our wonderful volunteers who share their time and expertise in our community!  Please watch our website for any changes!  Please join our FREE community events!

Everyone is welcome... we are just a click away from learning about Science! If you missed out, view the recordings on our past events page or YouTube Channel.

  • June 17, 2024 - The Wonderful World of Mushrooms with Dr. Roland Treu, Associate Professor, Centre for Science, Athabasca University at Rochester School for students and staff.
  • June 19 & 20, 2024 - Athabasca University Convocation Come check out the Science Outreach - Athabasca and Faculty of Science and Technology displays.  Have you heard of liquid nitrogen ice cream?
  • July 10, 2024 - SHAD Program with Faculty of Science and Technology,  Athabasca University sessions & Water Testing with Carmen Allen .
  • July 31, 2024 - Mushroom Display at Athabasca University in the Science Lab with Dr. Roland Treu, Associate Professor, Centre for Science, Athabasca University.  This will be held in the Athabasca University Science Lab, 1 University Drive, Athabasca, Alberta. 
  • Fall 2024 (Schedule to be announced) - Climate Change or Water Results on the Athabasca River with Srijak Bhatnagar, Assistant Professor, Computational Biology and Microbial Ecology, Centre for Science, Athabasca University.

Watch for new upcoming talks and activities! Please check back regularly for the most up to date infomration! More to come!

See what we have been up to – Science Outreach - Athabasca: 21 years of informing the public about science and technology with Dr. Robert Holmberg, Emeritus Professor, Athabasca University.  View the recording on our YouTube Channel.

Check out the Fungi Brochure: Mushrooms of the Athabasca Region by Dr. Roland Treu who is one of our Science Outreach volunteers!

Many events may be recorded and posted to our website at a later time.

Many of our events when held in person are held at the main building  Athabasca University in Governing Council Chambers in Athabasca, Alberta. Please park in parking lot C. To view a map of the grounds and parking please click here.

To view these recordings:

To book Hour of Code school talks and demos with Wayne Brehaut (school presentations for students ages 12 to 15)... contact Science Outreach if interested.

To book DNA labs and demos with Carmen Allen... contact Science Outreach if interested.

To book Spider Talks with Robert Holmberg, Professor Emeritus AU and resident Entomologist at your school... contact Science Outreach if interested.


Science Outreach Athabasca - June 13, 2024

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