Teen Science Cafe

Selected date

Friday February 14

Selected time

5:30 PM  –  7:30 PM

Best for:
Teens and young adults, 13-18

About the Program: 
Read more about Teen Science Cafe here(Opens in a new window)

This event is FREE and open to the public. No registration or ticket is required.

Topic: The Global Relevance of Virology
Join us as our speaker Shannon Speer,a PhD candidate in Chemistry, talks about viruses, including the current Coronavirus, and the global relevance of virology.

Shannon is pursuing a PhD in Chemistry with certificates in Molecular and Cellular Biophysics and Business Fundamentals. Shannon has been involved in teaching and mentoring undergraduate and high school students and raising money to support underprivileged women in science. During her time at UNC-CH, she has begun her own academic consulting company focused on helping students and parents navigate the college admissions process. When she is not in the lab, she enjoys running marathons and swimming. She plans on applying to postdoctoral fellowships and startups upon graduation.

This Teen Science Cafe meeting will be held at the Chapel Hill Public Library.

100 Library Dr
Chapel Hill, NC 27514