Department of Physics and Astronomy

Saturday Morning Science

March 10, 2020 - ANNOUNCEMENT:
The University of Toledo has announced the cancellation of campus events through April 30, 2020, as part of its COVID-19 response. We will work to keep you updated on any further changes as things move forward. It will be our intention to reschedule cancelled talks for future dates. Stay safe!


A place to learn about hot topics in modern science

Got questions? Get answers at Saturday Morning Science at The University of Toledo!

  • Programs are a free event for the Toledo community and begin at 10 a.m. in Wolfe Hall, Room 1205, on UToledo Main Campus.
  • Free, light breakfast in provided prior to each program, made possible through the generosity of Barry Bagels.

Parking at UToledo

Free parking is available in Area 13 and the West Ramp Parking Garage. (Map - PDF)

Saturday Morning Science Schedule:

Feb. 22, 2020
Glass is a Verb, and So Are You
Jane Cook, Ph.D.
Director, College of Earth and Mineral Sciences
Museum & Art Gallery
The Pennsylvania State University
University Park, PA


Feb. 29, 2020
Bon Bon Bon and the Chemistry of Chocolate
Alexandra Clark
Chocolatier and Owner Bon Bon Bon
Hamtramck, MI


April 4, 2020 - CANCELLED
What's Happening with Solar Sell Science and Technology These Days?
Michael Heben, Ph.D.
Professor, Department of Physics and Astronomy
Endowed Chair, Wright Center for Photovoltaics Innovation and Commercialization
The University of Toledo
Toledo, OH


April 25, 2020 - CANCELLED
The Science of Jams, Preserves and Marmalade
Tara Grey
Jam Maker and Owner Gus & Grey
Detroit, MI


May 2, 2020 - CANCELLED
Life, But Not Alive
Kate Adamala, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Genetics, Cell Biology and Development
University of Minnesota
Minneapolis, MN


Organizers: Dr. John Bellizzi and Dr. Joseph Schmidt, Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry
Sponsored by the Office of the Dean, College of Natural Sciences and Mathematics

Last Updated: 3/12/20