Neil deGrasse Tyson - Science as a Way of Knowing (Allendale)

Wednesday, November 13, 2013, 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Grand Valley Fieldhouse, 1 Campus Drive, Allendale, MI, View Map

Presented by Neil deGrasse Tyson, PhD, Hayden Planetarium

Description

Neil deGrasse Tyson comes to Michigan! CFI–Michigan is proud to co-sponsor this event with Center for Inquiry–Grand Valley.

In his lecture, Dr. Tyson makes the case for science as a way to understand nature, and how the scientific process is a vital way to comprehend the world, discovering elusive answers to questions large and small.

About the Speaker

Neil deGrasse Tyson was born and raised in New York City where he was educated in the public schools clear through his graduation from the Bronx High School of Science. Tyson went on to earn his BA in Physics from Harvard and his PhD in Astrophysics from Columbia. Tyson’s professional research interests are broad, but include star formation, exploding stars, dwarf galaxies, and the structure of our Milky Way.

Additional Details

Meetings are open to the Public

Cost: FREE! Tickets will be available 11/1 at 8am here

Contact: Jennifer Beahan, , 616-698-2342