Advanced Science Research Center IlluminationSpace 40.8156° N -73.9501° W

Description

The Advanced Research Center (ASRC) is CUNY's premier interdisciplinary
research institute, purpose built for scientific discovery and education that transcends traditional boundaries.

The ASRC is designed around five dynamic research initiatives, each
occupying an entire floor. The initiatives bring together high school students,
undergrads, grads, post doctoral researchers, and faculty members to
collaborate on expansive new research yielding practical benefits for society.

Our virtual field trips include a live dialog and presentation with an ASRC researcher and education facilitator. Trips are appropriate for grades 6-12 and undergraduate students.

The trip is hosted through Zoom.


Cancellation Policy

2 weeks notice

Info

85 Saint Nicholas Terrace
New York, NY 10031

+1 212-413-3300

IlluminationSpace@gc.cuny.edu

Sun
Closed
Mon
11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Tues
11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Wed
Closed
Thur
Closed
Fri
11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Sat
Closed
Subjects
Science, Biology, Earth's Systems, Chemistry, Physics, Engineering, The Scientific Method, Technology, Life Sciences, Ecosystems, Weather And Climate, Climate
Activities
Live Virtual Event, Field Trip, Family Programs, Career Talk
Grades
6 8, 9 12, Postsecondary, Adult
Cost
Free
Accommodations
Outdoor Lunch Space

Learning Experiences

Live Virtual Event

Virtual Field Trip

During this one hour virtual field trip, students will tune into a live presentation and discussion with an ASRC researcher and education facilitator.

The trip will include: information about the Advanced Science Research Center and CUNY; pathways into research careers and academia (degree programs at CUNY); an Intro to the ASRC's five research initiatives (nanoscience, photonics, structural biology, neuroscience, environmental sciences) and how we do interdisciplinary research; a discussion about research and how to do research at home and online; and a presentation by a ASRC researcher about their career journey and how the work they do is important to society.

One you’ve booked, we will contact you with a Zoom link that you can share with your students. Educators and students will need: (1) access to a smartphone or a computer with internet connection; and, (2) to download the free Zoom mobile app or web browser client.

Subjects Covered

science, biology, earth's systems, chemistry, physics

Grades
6-8, 9-12, postsecondary
Capacity
100 stu.
Activity

live virtual event

Duration
60 min.
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Field Trip

Family Programs