Events: Public Event

Explore events and happenings in the College of Natural Sciences.

Mar

6

2024

Public Event

Public Star Party on UT Campus

Join the astronomy department for a free weekly public star party on the roof of the Physics, Math and Astronomy Building (PMA).

7:00 pm – 9:00 pm In Person

Mar

8

2024

Public Event

Public Star Party on UT Campus

Join the astronomy department for a free public viewing at the Painter Hall telescope.

7:00 pm – 9:00 pm In Person

Mar

9

2024

Public Event

Public Star Party on UT Campus

Join the astronomy department for a free public viewing at the Painter Hall telescope.

7:00 pm – 9:00 pm In Person

Mar

11

2024

Public Event

TWIV (This Week in Virology) Live at The University of Texas at Austin

Join a live special recording in Austin, Texas of "This Week in Virology," with return guest UT Austin's Jason McLellan, whose research supported the development of RSV and COVID vaccines.

11:00 am In Person

Mar

12

2024

Public Event

From Webb to the Future

Take an extraordinary journey through space with Dr. Stefanie Milam, Planetary Scientist at NASA’s Goddard Space Flight Center and the James Webb Space Telescope Deputy Project Scientist for Planetary Science.

6:00 pm – 8:00 pm In Person

Speaker(s): Stefanie Milam and Caroline Morley

Mar

22

2024

Public Event

Breaking the Universe: Discoveries from the Beginning of Time

In this Hot Science - Cool Talks event, Dr. Caitlin Casey will explore some exciting new discoveries made using the James Webb Space Telescope.

5:30 pm – 8:15 pm In Person

Speaker(s): Caitlin Casey

Mar

24

2024

Public Event

All-Ages Science Fun & Plant Biology Public Talk

The 2024 Jean Andrews talk and adjoining events connect the community with scientists and science enthusiasts eager to explore themes in plant biology and the natural world.

11:30 am – 3:00 pm In Person

Apr

4

2024

Public Event

Joe Thorne Gilbert Lecture Series

Dr. Vanessa Grubbs is a double board-certified nephrologist and internist, writer, activist, and kidney donor.

5:00 pm – 8:00 pm In Person

Apr

10

2024

Public Event

The Expanding Universe: What We Know and Don’t Know

Nobel laureate Dr. James Peebles will discuss the still-unanswered questions regarding the expansion of the universe, dark matter and more.

4:00 pm – 5:15 pm In Person

Speaker(s): James Peebles

Apr

13

2024

Public Event

BFL BioBlitz

Help Brackenridge Field Lab with official surveys to document flora and fauna. All experience levels are welcome and appreciated!

8:00 am – 10:00 pm In Person

Speaker(s): Larry Gilbert