Category Archives: Outreach

All outreach – schools, tours, public talks etc — feeds to the “community – outreach” page

STEM students shown Bio Sensing lab

21 November 2018:

A group of high achieving STEM students from Adelaide High School visited the University of Adelaide, 21 November 2018.

As a part of this visit, CNBP researcher Dr Jiawen Li took the time  to show them around the Bio Sensing Laboratory while also explaining  the research that took place there.

Science in the Pub

7 September 2018:

Prof Jeremy Thompson, CNBP Chief Investigator at the University of Adelaide was a panelist at a ‘Science in the Pub’ outreach event where he presented a talk titled ‘Life outside the womb’ at the Rob Roy Hotel, Adelaide, September 7th, 2018.

Neuroscience At Night

19 August 2018:

Prof Mark Hutchinson, CNBP Director took part in the National Science Week event ‘Neuroscience At Night’, sharing neuroscience laughs, fun and serious science talk with adults and children from the community.

School tour of Braggs building

27 July 2018:

Year 12 chemistry/biology students from Temple Christian College were given a tour around the Braggs building and CNBP laboratories at the University of Adelaide by Centre PhD student Kathryn Palasis.

As a part of the tour students were shown the chemistry and laser laboratories and were also shown the glass and fibre fabrication facilities to aid understanding of the type of research that is undertaken by CNBP and others in the research space.

Holiday lecture series on DNA

17 July 2018:

CNBP’s Georgina Sylvia facilitated and presented a School Holiday Lecture Series for Children’s University Australia (a University of Adelaide Outreach Program), 17 July 2018.  Children’s University Adelaide offers educational experiences for children aged 7-14.