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2 New Events Coming!!!!!!!!

Enviromental Science Guest Lecture Series Speaker!

Dr. Eric Singsaas, PhD. is coming to RCTC on Tuesday April 7th at Noon in Hill Theatre!

The Fifth Annual Environmental Science Program Guest Lecture Series Presents Dr. Eric Singsaas who will discuss his research on bio-based sourses of chemical, materials and fuels developed at the Wisconsin Institute for Sustaninable Technology, an institute at the University of Wisconsin-Madison where he studied isoprene production and heat tolerance in oak and kudzu leaves. His reasearch encompasses photosynthesis, heat stress, global change effects on plants and ecosystems as well as applications of plant biochemistry to develop new generations of bio-based products technologies and has founded two startup companies to commercialize these new processes. Dr. Singsaas will contrast renewable bio-product development with today's non-renewable products and what technology platforms he thinks will underlie the development of this new economy.


Physics Demo Show 2015- Saturday, March 7th at 2:00 pm and 7:00 pm and Sunday, March 8th at 2:00 pm in the RCTC Hill Theatre-Tickets are $7.00 at the door-RCTC Students free with ID.

The Show is about an hour and a half long and please be aware that for small children it does contain loud noises.

Physics Demo Show 2013-Saturday February 9th at 2:00 pm and 7:00 pm, and Sunday February 10 one show at 2:00 pm. The shows last about an hour and a half and it is $6.00 oer ticket, with one dollar off if you donate a non-perishable food item to Channel One. Tickets will be sold at the door.

This year's show is titled "Souns of Science' and has many musical elements. There will be some old favorites as well as some new demos. Come if you can!

Please see attached flyer for information


Enviromental Science Event- November 10, 2011

Please see attached flyer for infromation.

Updated 2-6-13

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