The Symposium: Academic Stand-Up, The Science Hustle Edition

a microphone in the middle of stacks of books
Date: 
Saturday, August 11, 2018 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm
Location: 
1001 Woodward Ave
Price: 
Free

Kiss those boring old lectures goodbye and discover a new side to Academia in this afternoon of research-inspired stand-up comedy. Academics, researchers, and teachers take the mic to give life to those dusty textbooks and show you what the hustle of research & teaching is really like. This Science Gallery Detroit special features diverse performers sharing a side to the science, science history, and scientific research hustle that's been omitted by your textbooks. 

Producer Bio

Kyle Marian is a science communicator & former physical anthropologist. She got the comedy bug in the UK doing science stand-up with the Bright Club Comedy community and is now on a mission to train up academics & spread the smart funnies across the US.