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Today there are more women than men entering medical school nationwide, when three decades ago women made up only a third of medical students. While this is something to celebrate, in other STEM subjects, such as engineering, computer science, and physics, women still only make up 25% or less of bachelor’s degrees. Join us as Dr. Sarah Myhre, Founder of Rowan Institute and Founding Board Member of 500 Women Scientists, leads a conversation with female professionals, across STEM disciplines, about…Find out more »
Explore Pacific Science Center’s augmented and virtual reality experiences in Building 4 after hours! Chill at the VR bar, compete with your friends in a Beat Saber competition and participate in other one-night only presentations and activities. While there, take in a laser show in the Laser Dome or a feature film in IMAX at a bundled price. This is a teens and up event.Find out more »
By 2030, the number of new cancer patients diagnosed each year will double to more than 23 million worldwide. Of those, 7 out of 10 will live in developing countries with no way to access the treatment they need. What are we doing globally to combat these statistics? In recognition of World Cancer Day, join guest speaker Pat Garcia-Gonzalez, co-founder and CEO of The Max Foundation, as she discusses lessons learned from 15 years of facilitating access to cancer treatment…Find out more »