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Meet Our Curiosity Crawlers

Every year, MCYU holds an event called Curiosity Crawl where kids can attend engaging and interactive workshops in science, technology, engineering, arts, and math. These workshops are designed and facilitated by highly trained McMaster University Students who through their workshops, encourage children, youth and families to question the world around them, discover their own potential, ...

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Meet the authors of “This is Shakespeare”

What do you do when the thing you want doesn’t exist? You can find a compromise or you can CREATE it yourself! At Dundas Central Public School, a group of students chose to do the latter! What did they do? Meet Rob Bell, and a few of his students who co-authored This is Shakespeare!. Mr. Bell ...

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Meet Andrew – An MCYU in the City Workshop Facilitator

Name: Andrew  What program are you in here at McMaster? Ph.D. in Software Engineering. What year are you in? Kind of in my third year… kind of my second (you start to lose track!) Why did you decide to become an MCYU in the City facilitator? I like to say that I was headhunted by Beth (one ...

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Meet Anitha – One of Our MCYU Workshop Facilitators

We are so happy to introduce you all to Anitha! Anitha joined the MCYU team last year as a Volunteer Facilitator in our MCYU in the City Program and this summer she’s worked with us as our Summer Program Assistant. We sat down with Anitha to hear about her experience as an MCYU in the ...

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MCYU Event Calendar

< 2019 >
November
  • 02

    11:00 AM-12:00 PM
    November 2, 2019
    McMaster Children's Hospital - Hamilton Health Sciences
    1200 Main Street West, Ewart Angus Centre, Room 1A1, Hamilton, ON L8N 3Z5

    Lecture Description:

    THE SCIENCE OF STORYTELLING – Sometimes the stories of scientific discovery are stranger than fiction. Join us to hear some crazy science stories and explore why stories are a great way to learn about science and share YOUR discoveries with others. 

    Let’s Talk Science will conduct a hands-on activity immediately following our lecture, from 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm.

    Ages: 7-14 (whole family welcome)

    Cost: FREE

    Register Now!
     

  • 16

    1:30 PM-2:30 PM
    November 16, 2019
    Hamilton Public Library - Central Library
    55 York Boulevard, Hamilton, ON L8N 4E4

    MCYU in the City Workshops presents Rise of the Robots

    Workshop Description:

    RISE OF THE ROBOTS: Okay Google, how do robots think? Discover how Siri and Alexa work!

    Ages: 7-14 (whole family welcome)

    Cost: FREE

    Register Now!
     

  • 23

    11:00 AM-12:00 PM
    November 23, 2019
    McMaster Children's Hospital - Hamilton Health Sciences
    1200 Main Street West, Ewart Angus Centre, Room 1A1, Hamilton, ON L8N 3Z5

    Lecture Description:

    ENTREPRENEURS: WHO ARE THEY? WHAT DO THEY DO? AND WHY SHOULD IT MATTER TO YOU? – There are lots of different types of entrepreneurs out there, including lots of kids! Discover what it takes to become an entrepreneur and how entrepreneurs have changed society and your everyday life! 

    Let’s Talk Science will conduct a hands-on activity immediately following our lecture, from 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm.

    Ages: 7-14 (whole family welcome)

    Cost: FREE

    Register Now!
     

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