The Modesto Area Partners in Science (MAPS) lecture series has operated since 1990 to foster science education in our community for youths through adults. Once a month during the academic year, MAPS offers stimulating free science programming, bringing educators and local citizens into contact with scientists and mind-expanding ideas.
Schedule | Spring 2024
MODESTO AREA PARTNERS IN SCIENCE
All Presentations are FREE and open to the public will be held LIVE in the MJC West Campus Sierra Hall 132 at 7:30 pm (*unless noted). Sign up below to get an email reminders for the next event and subscribe to the GVM YouTube channel.
The Impact of AI on Education
Dr. Benjamin Cottingham | February 23
MJC West Campus, Science Community Center Lobby
Dr. Cottingham develops policy and strategy guidance for education agencies around the responsible and ethical use of AI (Artificial Intelligence) in education.
From Cradle to Plate: An Oyster’s Journey
Priya Shukla | March 22
Extreme Science with the Science Wizard
David Hagerman | April 5
Dr. Chelsey Juarez | April 26
MAPS receives funding and support from:
- Modesto Junior College
- MJC Foundation
- Stanislaus County Office of Education
- Modesto Teachers Association
- Great Valley Museum
To make a fully tax-deductible donation in support of MAPS, please Make a donation via the MJC Foundation and select Modesto Area Partners in Science (MAPS) under "My donation is for..."