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General Public

Science+Art+Design Workshop: Population Growth

Thursday, February 22, 2018 at 5:15 pm to 6:30 pm

University Center, 618 63 Fifth Avenue, New York, NY

Please Note: This is a two session experiment

Purpose: To address the impact that advances in stem cell research can have on an aging population that does not die, places pressure on population size and resource depletion.  

Concepts: Stem cell niches, gene environment interactions, cell division, and cell differentiation.  

Social Connections: Types of cell death, immortality, quality of life, population expansion.

Method of lab experimentation: Microscopy, dissection.

This event is sponsored by The Department of Natural Sciences & MathematicsEugene Lang College of Liberal Arts and The Provost Office. 

Event Type

Workshops and Training


General Public


Humanity, Society, Social Justice, Environment, Sustainability and Climate Change


Eugene Lang College of Liberal Arts


Natural Science





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By Train:
The 4, 5, 6, N, R, Q and L to 14th St./Union Square.
The A, C and E to 14th St. and 8th Ave.
The 1, 2 and 3 to 14th St. and 7th Ave.
The F and M to 14th St. and 6th Ave.
PATH train to 14th St. and 6th Ave.

Event Registration Required

This event requires registration.