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CBS at the State Fair Summer 2019

Minnesota State Fair

The Minnesota State Fair is coming up soon! Come find us in the University of Minnesota Crossroads Building on Dan Patch Avenue near the Snelling Ave entrance at the Great Minnesota Get-Together. Here's who will be there when:

Thursday, August 22
Cedar Creek Ecosystem Science Reserve
Take a look under the microscope, spin the wheel of questions and take a gander at insects and plants from Cedar Creek as you learn more about our field station!

Tuesday, August 27
College of Biological Sciences Conservatory
Test your knowledge of the plant species of the world, learn about plant evolution and explore some of the rare and wonderful plants that call the CBS Conservatory home!

Wednesday, August 28
Market Science
Participate in hands-on activities relating to zoology and plant biology throughout the day with volunteers from Market Science!

Thurday, August 29
Itasca Biological Station and Laboratories
Learn about the biomes that surround Lake Itasca at the headwaters of the Mississippi River, as well as the information about research happening at our field station in Itasca State Park!

Friday, August 30
InSciEd Out
Learn about human impacts on the environment and how we study them while looking at zebrafish embryos under the microscope!

Saturday, August 31
Cedar Creek Ecosystem Science Reserve
Take a look under the microscope, spin the wheel of questions and take a gander at insects and plants from Cedar Creek as you learn more about our field station!


You can also see CBS faculty at the State Fair as they present their findings and conduct research. Here's who will be at the State Fair:

Michael Smanski (BMBB)

Emilie Snell-Rood (EEB)

Learn more about University of Minnesota at the State Fair by visiting the See U at the Fair website.

Posted 
July, 2019