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ETOPiA Fall 2017: Science on Screen and Cosmos in Concert

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Northwestern University

Evanston, IL 60208

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ETOPiA (Engineering Transdisciplinary Outreach Project in the Arts) and CIERA (Center for Interdisciplinary Research in Astrophysics) are proud to present: Science on Screen and Cosmos in Concert.


SCIENCE ON SCREEN

CHASING ICE - NOVEMBER 3-4

Chasing Ice is the story of one photographer’s mission to change the tide of history by gathering undeniable evidence of our changing planet.

Following the show, join us for a discussion with professors Kimberly Gray (Civil and Environmental Engineering), Mark Werwath (Industrial Engineering and Management Sciences), Pedram Khalili, Thrasos Pappas and Ermin Wei (all three from Electrical Engineering and Computer Science) and graduate student Jacob May.


FOR ALL MANKIND - NOVEMBER 10-11

For All Mankind documents the Apollo missions of NASA, including 80 minutes of real NASA footage from space.

Following the show, we invite you to join us for a discussion with professors Donna Jurdy, Seth Jacobson (both from Earth & Planetary Sciences), Kevin Lynch (Mechanical Engineering) and Josiah Hester (Electrical Engineering and Computer Science).

Sponsored by the Barry and Mary Ann MacLean Fund for Art & Engineering and James F. and Mary L. Gibbons Art and Technology Fund.





COSMOS IN CONCERT

CELESTIAL SUITE - NOVEMBER 18

Celestial Suite is a multimedia show with music composed by James Stephenson and astronomy visuals developed by Kyle Kremer.

The full concert program includes "Fanfare for the Common Man" by Aaron Copland, "Song to the Moon" from Rusalka by Antonin Dvorak, and "Celestial Suite" by James Stephenson.

Following the show, join us for a discussion with composer Jim Stephenson, graduate student Kyle Kremer and professor of physics and astronomy Shane Larson.

Sponsored by CIERA, ASG Wild Ideas, and The Graduate School.


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Admission is free and reservations are highly recommended.

Event staff at the door will have a list of registrants for guests that arrive without a printed ticket.

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Evanston, IL 60208

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