Think Science Festival
Gunsalus & Piano lab members, Hala Fahs and Fathima Shaffra Mohammed Refai, presented demonstrations about C. elegans as a model organism at the Think Science Fair at the Dubai World Trade Center in 2015.
This three day event targets UAE youth aged 15-24 and is designed to help develop knowledge and learning in STEM fields and “aims to motivate and inspire the UAE youth to pursue their curiosity and passion and to think about solutions to real-world problems.”
Abu Dhabi Science Festival
Abu Dhabi Science Festival is more addressed to children and families and invites them to explore various workshops and fun scientific activities. For several days we participate in explaining to the public basic biological topics while keeping the theme: “learning is fun!”
Read more about this amazing experience from NYUAD student Tanya Bansal: Touched by Science