News and Events

Check back often to discover exciting and new things happening in the College of Natural Science and Mathematics at the University of Central Arkansas.

Stars of the Pharaohs Premiere 2/24/17

Premiere of “Stars of the Pharaohs” tonight and Saturday, 2/24 & 2/25! Show starts promptly at 8 pm in the Griffin Planetarium inside CCCS. Screen Shot 2017-02-24 at 2.15.18 PM

Please go to the website for the entire Spring Semester schedule:
http://uca.edu/physics/planetarium/

Celebration of Women in STEM 3/3/17

The public is invited to a Day of Celebration of Women in STEM, Friday, March 3, 2017 at CNSM’s Lewis Science Center.  Professionals in STEM will be presenting in Computer Science, Biology, Physics and Chemistry, with a panel discusiion at 1, LSC 101.  Dr. Sethanne Howard of the US Naval Observatory will be presenting a lecture 4000 years of Women in Science in LSC 100 at 5:30 pm.  Please plan to come, learn, and enjoy! STEMWomen3.3.17

 

 

Science of Love 2/22

Screen Shot 2017-02-20 at 2.53.02 PMOur panelists this month will be Dr. Rod Miller (Hendrix – Art), Dr. Amrita Puri (UCA – Biology), and Dr. Taine Duncan (UCA – Philosophy). Event is free and open to the public, and public participation is encouraged! Hope to see you there!

Posters at the Capitol Wednesday 2/15!

STEM posters in the Arkansas State Capitol rotunda.

STEM posters in the Arkansas State Capitol rotunda.

More than 110 undergraduate students will present 70 posters highlighting their original research in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) on Wednesday, Feb. 15, 2017 from 10 a.m. to noon in the Arkansas State Capitol Rotunda in Little Rock.

The University of Central Arkansas is the primary organizer of the event, with support and participation from the Arkansas STEM Coalition and Arkansas State University. This is the fifth year for the Arkansas STEM Posters at the State Capitol.

For more details, please go to UCA’s News website.

Invaders of Mars! Premiere 2/10

Invaders of Mars! premieres at the Griffin Planetarium this weekend, playing both Friday, 2/10 and Saturday, 2/11 promptly at 8 pm.  The free public show includes a tour of the current night sky!Screen Shot 2017-02-10 at 10.23.21 AMFor the full Spring 2017 schedule and directions to Griffin Planetarium, please click here.

Biology Seminar Friday, 2/10/17

This Friday’s topic is “Ecological Consequences of Rapid Gas Development” presented by Dr. Sally Entrekin.  The seminar is in Lewis Science Center Room 172 at noon on  Friday, 2/10.Screen Shot 2017-02-09 at 2.06.16 PM

Math Seminar 2/8/17

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Posters at the Capitol Wednesday 2/15

STEM posters in the Arkansas State Capitol rotunda.

STEM posters in the Arkansas State Capitol rotunda.

More than 110 undergraduate students will present 70 posters highlighting their original research in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) on Wednesday, Feb. 15, 2017 from 10 a.m. to noon in the Arkansas State Capitol Rotunda in Little Rock.

The University of Central Arkansas is the primary organizer of the event, with support and participation from the Arkansas STEM Coalition and Arkansas State University. This is the fifth year for the Arkansas STEM Posters at the State Capitol.

For more details, please go to UCA’s News website.

Chalk Talk Thursday, 2/9/17

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For more information about Chalk Talks, please click here.

Math Seminar 2/6

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