Science Rendezvous – all welcome – May 9

ScienceRV2WEBFind out how much fun science can be at the annual Science Rendezvous event at The University of Winnipeg.  Everyone is welcome to attend this free event on Saturday, May 9th from 11:00 am to 3:00 p.m. in the Richardson College for the Environment and Science Complex, 599 Portage Avenue.

This family-friendly Open House celebrates science in Canada and is held simultaneously across the country.

NEW!  See video captured by UWinnipeg’s weather balloon!

This year UWinnipeg will also feature fun activities that will let visitors:

*play with sound

*discover why the human thumb is so unique

*try the newest computer programs

*learn how animals communicate in the wild

*fire a smoke cannon

*see why the Red River is so bendy

*visualize the danger of concussions

*discover how to increase the chance of winning “Let’s Make a Deal”

*try mapping the constellations

*watch an amazing science “magic” show

 

 

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MEDIA CONTACT

Diane Poulin, Senior Communications Specialist, The University of Winnipeg

P: 204.988.7135, E: d.poulin@uwinnipeg.ca

 

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