STEM Connect-KC Calendar

Biodiversity Camp: Biomass of the Deep Sea Live Zoom Session | VIRTUAL

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What amazing life lurks below? Explore deep-sea fish and other deep-sea organisms with the University of Kansas Natural History Museum staff in this live Zoom session, part of the virtual Biodiversity Camp series. Registration is required for this session. Museum staff will contact you to...

Free

Environmental Science Camp | VIRTUAL

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The KU Natural History Museum welcomes you to this year's Environmental Science summer camp! Join museum staff in this pre-recorded video on the KU Natural History Museum Facebook page as staff members introduce you to environmental science and the ways it impacts our lives. A...

Free

Environmental Science Camp: Air Quality with Acid Rain | VIRTUAL

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How does air quality impact our everyday lives? Join the KU Natural History Museum staff as they explore this question and model the effects of acid rain in a hands-on experiment in a live Zoom session, part of the Environmental Science Camp series. Registration is...

Free

Environmental Science Camp: Pollution – Light and Noise | VIRTUAL

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Pollution is something that is in a place where it isn’t normally found. It doesn’t belong, like plastic trash in the ocean. But did you know there are different types of pollution? Join the KU Natural History Museum staff in this pre-recorded video on their...

Free

Environmental Science Camp: Water Quality with Aquatic Invertebrates | VIRTUAL

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What can tiny animals without backbones tell us about our water resources? Learn about these aquatic macroinvertebrates in a live Zoom session, part of the KU Natural History Museum Environmental Science Camp series. Registration is required. Museum staff will contact you to confirm your registration...

Free

Environmental Science Camp: Pop Quiz! | VIRTUAL

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Pop quiz! Follow along with the KU Natural History Museum staff in this pre-recorded video on their Facebook page to challenge yourself on your knowledge of environmental science. Follow along with the quiz using a link to a Qualtrics survey. If you complete the quiz,...

Free

Celebrating Women in Science

KU Natural History Museum 1345 Jayhawk Blvd., Fourth floor, Jayhawk Walk, Lawrence, Kansas

In honor of Women's History Month, the KU Natural History Museum invites you to attend our big celebration of women in science! Join us at the museum to meet KU scientists, learn about scientific techniques, view specimens and try fun, hands-on experiments. Learn about women...

Sea Science Summer Day Camp

KU Natural History Museum 1345 Jayhawk Blvd., Fourth floor, Jayhawk Walk, Lawrence, Kansas

Explore squid, salt, seashells and more about the intriguing and diverse world of marine biology during this KU Natural History Museum Day Camp. (Note: camp includes squid dissection.) Camp takes place indoors. All indoor locations fully accessible. Camp registration for ages 8 to 11 opens...

Space Odyssey Summer Day Camp

KU Natural History Museum 1345 Jayhawk Blvd., Fourth floor, Jayhawk Walk, Lawrence, Kansas

Blast off for a space adventure with the KU Natural History Museum during this summer day camp where you will discover the science of planets, stars, meteors and more. Campers will participate in several engaging activities that occur in museum and outdoor campus locations. Camp...

Geology Explorations Summer Day Camp

KU Natural History Museum 1345 Jayhawk Blvd., Fourth floor, Jayhawk Walk, Lawrence, Kansas

Become a field geologist for a day during this camp from the KU Natural History Museum! Learn about rocks, minerals and fossils while exploring the geology of Kansas with hands-on activities in the museum classroom and place-based learning at a local geological site off-campus. Note:...

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