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NW Noggin: Art of Neuroscience

November 11 @ 9:00 am - November 15 @ 4:00 pm

WHAT: Art of Neuroscience booth

WHERE: Walter E. Washington Convention Center, L Street Bridge

WHEN: Saturday, November 11 – Wednesday, November 15, 10 a.m.–4 p.m.

Booth #7
NW Noggin – www.nwnoggin.org 

Bill Griesar, Ph.D. is Neuroscience Coordinator for NW Noggin (nwnoggin.org), an art and neuroscience outreach nonprofit based in Portland, Oregon. Bill along with Noggin Arts Coordinator Jeff Leake, M.F.A., organizes graduates and undergraduates from local universities to develop and deliver arts-integrated STEM education in public schools and community venues.

LEARN MORE: Jeff Leake Art

NW Noggin’s Art of Neuroscience booth will feature practiced #scicomm #sciart outreach volunteers, details on brain-related art projects, plenty of pipe cleaner neurons, and art work created by K-12 students in DC area schools!

Come join us at Booth 7!

TABLE STAFFING

Saturday, November 11
9:00 – 12:30
Bill Griesar (NW Noggin/PSU/OHSU), Jeff Leake (NW Noggin/PSU), Sulema Rodriguez (PSU/NIH BUILD EXITO), Heather Hamilton (PSU/NIH BUILD EXITO), Christina Williams (Noggin Resource Council), Aliese Poole (PSU), Andrea Anaya (PSU), Jennifer Jensen (PSU), Jesse Hamlin (PSU), Jobe Ritchie (PSU), Alex Kunz (PSU), Rebekah Hough (PSU), Thomas Madison (PSU), Jessica Patching-Bunch (Noggin Resource Council/OHSU), Ali Mack (PSU), Joey Seuferling (Noggin Resource Council), Angela Hendrix (Noggin), Gaile Parker (PSU)
12:30 – 4:00pm
Andrea Anaya (PSU), Jennifer Jensen (PSU), Jesse Hamlin (PSU), Jobe Ritchie (PSU), Joey Seuferling (Noggin Resource Council), Angela Hendrix (Noggin)

Sunday, November 12
9:00 – 12:30
Bill Griesar (NW Noggin/PSU/OHSU), Jeff Leake (NW Noggin/PSU), Rebekah Hough (PSU), Thomas Madison (PSU), Jessica Patching-Bunch (Noggin Resource Council/OHSU), Ali Mack (PSU), Joey Seuferling (Noggin Resource Council), Angela Hendrix (Noggin), Gaile Parker (PSU)
12:30 – 4:00pm
Sulema Rodriguez (PSU/NIH BUILD EXITO), Heather Hamilton (PSU/NIH BUILD EXITO), Christina Williams (Noggin Resource Council), Aliese Poole (PSU), Andrea Anaya (PSU), Jennifer Jensen (PSU), Jesse Hamlin (PSU), Jobe Ritchie (PSU), Alex Kunz (PSU)
Monday, November 13
(Gather at the booth, but take turns heading off to talks, posters, meetings… 🙂
9:00 – 12:30
Sulema Rodriguez (PSU/NIH BUILD EXITO), Andrea Anaya (PSU), Jesse Hamlin (PSU), Jobe Ritchie (PSU), Alex Kunz (PSU), Thomas Madison (PSU), Jessica Patching-Bunch (Noggin Resource Council/OHSU), Ali Mack (PSU), Angela Hendrix (Noggin), Reena Clements (OHSU)
12:30 – 2:00pm; close at 2:00, store items, bring neurons/models to Sidwell Friends
(We’ll gather at the booth, but take turns heading off to talks, posters, meetings… 🙂
Christina Williams (Noggin Resource Council), Aliese Poole (PSU), Alex Kunz (PSU), Rebekah Hough (PSU), Joey Seuferling (Noggin Resource Council), Angela Hendrix (Noggin), 
Gaile Parker (PSU), Heather Hamilton (PSU/NIH BUILD EXITO)

Tuesday, November 14
9:00 – 12:00
Heather Hamilton (PSU/NIH BUILD EXITO)
12:00 – 2:00pm
TBD
2:00 – 4:00pm
Sulema Rodriguez (PSU/NIH BUILD EXITO), Aliese Poole (PSU), Andrea Anaya (PSU), Jennifer Jensen (PSU), Alex Kunz (PSU), Rebekah Hough (PSU), Jessica Patching-Bunch (Noggin Resource Council/OHSU), Ali Mack (PSU)

Wednesday, November 15
9:00 – 12:00
Sulema Rodriguez (PSU/NIH BUILD EXITO), Heather Hamilton (PSU/NIH BUILD EXITO), Christina Williams (Noggin Resource Council), Aliese Poole (PSU), Andrea Anaya (PSU), Jennifer Jensen (PSU), Jesse Hamlin (PSU), Jobe Ritchie (PSU), Alex Kunz (PSU), Rebekah Hough (PSU), Thomas Madison (PSU), Jessica Patching-Bunch (Noggin Resource Council/OHSU), Ali Mack (PSU), Joey Seuferling (Noggin Resource Council), Angela Hendrix (Noggin), Gaile Parker (PSU)
12:00 – 4:00pm
Allie Clark (OHSU), Gaile Parker (PSU)

MAKE A PIPE CLEANER NEURON…

DISCOVER:  Pipe Cleaner Neuron Project Background

CREATE:  How to make a pipe cleaner neuron

WATCH:  Making pipe cleaner neurons in the classroom

We could use your support, too! Northwest Noggin is a lean 501(c)(3) nonprofit, with no paid staff (no paid anyone!), and we welcome, appreciate and effectively direct investment in art and brain outreach to where it’s needed most…

Thank you for supporting free, arts-integrated, research-based neuroscience education for K-12 and the public in the Pacific Northwest  –  and beyond..!

Donations are tax-deductible.  The EIN number for Northwest Noggin is 81-3885713.

 

Details

Start:
November 11 @ 9:00 am
End:
November 15 @ 4:00 pm

Venue

Walter E. Washington Convention Center
801 Mt Vernon Pl NW
Washington, DC 20001 United States
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Website:
http://www.dcconvention.com/Venues/ConventionCenter.aspx