Ways we Serve

Our faculty and students share their time and expertise in a variety of ways: 

Education Outreach 

Adopt-a-physicistMegan Mansfield 

Aquarius Project – Jennika Greer

Artifice (@rtifice) Center – Adrien Sy 

Chicago community climate partnership – Osamu Miyawaki 

Chicago Public School Science Fair – Haynes Stephens

Coding and Data Exploration with Smart LampsLiz Moyer, Seth Severns 

Discovery SquadKellie Swadba 

Energy Demo Lending LibraryLiz Moyer, Seth Severns 

Expanding Your HorizonsGwen Gallagher 

• Girl Scout Palentology Camp – Rhi LaVine

HerStory MSI – Megan Barnett, Adrien Sy, Sasha Warren

High School Summer ScholarsLiz Moyer, Seth Severns 

Leaders of ColorMaría Hernández Limón

Leadership Alliance – Tiffany Shaw, Zhihong Tan

• Public Talks – David Archer, Susan Kidwell, David Jablonski 

School of the Art Institute of ChicagoGrant Macdonald 

Science OlympiadTad Komacek, Osamu Miyawaki, Sasha Warren 

Skype a ScientistRachel Laker, Matthew Witte

Space Explorers ProgramOsamu Miyawaki

Soap box science – Megan Barnett, Gwen Gallagher 

• Stand up for Science – Grant Macdonald 

• Talks and activities at local schools – Dorian Abbot, María Hernández Limón, Doug MacAyeal, Tad Komacek

Upward BoundAnne Davis, Gwen Gallagher 

Urban Research – Liz Moyer, Seth Severns

• Women In Paleontology Directory – Rhi LaVine

Community Outreach 

Teach weekly night classes at St. Leonard's Ministries for formerly incarcerated people – Dorian Abbot

PAWS Chicago volunteer – Megan Barnett, Rhi LaVine, Megan Mansfield, Sasha Warren