Girls Night Out at Jodrell Bank
|Starts:||19:00 28 Sep 2017|
|Ends:||21:30 28 Sep 2017|
|What is it:||Social event|
|Organiser:||Jodrell Bank Discovery Centre|
|Who is it for:||University staff, Families, General public|
|Speaker:||Dr. Sally Cooper|
On Thursday 28th September, Jodrell Bank’s ever- popular Girls Night Out series returns with a fun-packed celebration of the wonderful world of pulsars.
The event will mark the 50th anniversary year since the first observation of radio pulsars by the pioneering female astrophysicist Professor Dame Jocelyn Bell Burnell and will be led by one of Jodrell Bank’s leading pulsar hunters, Dr. Sally Cooper.
Women and girls are invited to come along and join in with a host of talks and activities including an introductory talk by Dr. Cooper, a Q&A session with member of the pulsar hunting team, some hands-on pulsar model making, and a host of interactive experiments in an exciting mini pulsar fair.
The event forms part of a series that celebrates and promotes women and girls in STEM. To find out more, visit www.jodrellbank.netwww.jodrellbank.net
Tickets are just £13.50 and include hot drinks and cake.
Girls Night Out: The Pulsar Party!
Thursday 28th September, 7pm – 9:30pm
Information and booking: www.jodrellbank.net/events/girls-night-pulsar-party/
Travel and Contact Information
Jodrell Bank Discovery Centre