Science Literacy Week
The university community and members of the public are invited to learn about science at York University during this event. This year Science Literacy Week will highlight space in celebration of Canadian astronaut David Saint-Jacques’ December launch.
public talks by faculty on space, biology and brain topics;
“Is the Earth Flat? Fake News and You” – a workshop to help you differentiate fake news from real news;
equipment used on space missions, fun science demos, and posters of undergraduate and graduate space-related work in the atrium of Scott Library (Wednesday from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.);
a display of historical news articles about the moon landings at the Scott and Steacie Libraries; and
science book displays at York University library branches.
To view the event schedule and suggested science resources, visit bit.ly/scilitYork.