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A painted portrait of Dr. Suanna Selby Crowley wearing a cap that says Dr. Dirt
Saturday, November 13, 2021 -
1:00pm to 3:00pm
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Included with admission

Join Discovery Museum as we celebrate the women behind the Museum’s newest exhibit, Picture Yourself: Women in STEAM. Visit each of 6 portraits installed around the Museum and meet the local scientists and artists who are represented in the exhibit or who created these amazing works of art. Learn about their work, research, and interests, and discover why they find science and art cool and exciting. They’ll answer your questions as they share what it’s like to be a scientist or artist.

Featuring:

  • Professor Bulbul Chakraborty – Condensed Matter Theorist, Professor of Physics, Brandeis University
  • Professor Maureen Ritchey – Cognitive Neuroscientist, Assistant Professor of Psychology & Neuroscience, Boston College
  • Dr. Suanna Selby Crowley – Geoarcheologist, Founder, HeadFort Consulting
  • Ellice Patterson, M.S. – Biologist, Founder/Artistic and Executive Director, Abilities Dance; Executive Director, BalletRox
  • Professor Melissa Kosinski-Collins – Structural Biologist, Professor of Biology, Brandeis University
  • Wing Na Wong – Photorealist painter, Danbury, Connecticut