CSU, Chico News

Museum Without Walls Lecture Series Begins April 6

Date: 04-01-2016

Sarah Langford
Public Affairs
Renee Renner, executive director
Gateway Science Museum

The Gateway Science Museum at California State University, Chico will present four special lectures in March as part of its spring 2016 Museum Without Walls lecture series.

Themed “Paging Dr. Gross,” series presentations will take place consecutive Wednesday evenings beginning April 6.

Presentations begin at 7:30 p.m. at the Gateway Science Museum (GSM) at 625 Esplanade. The entry fee for lectures is $3, or free to museum members and CSU, Chico students with a valid student ID.

The full Museum Without Walls lineup is below:

April 6

”You’ve Gotta Have Guts,” presented by Dr. Stephen Pearce, a gastroenterologist

April 13:

“Know Your Bumps,” presented by Dr. Linda Davis-Reed, a dermatologist

April 20:

“Everyone Poops,” presented by Dr. Joseph Matthews, a colorectal surgeon

April 27:

“Tales From the Extraordinary Life of the Kidney,” presented by Dr. Mona I. Sarbu, a nephrologist

The Gateway Science Museum is open noon to 5 p.m. Wednesday through Sunday at 625 Esplanade in Chico. Museum admission is $7 for adults, $5 for children and students and free for museum members. For more information, please visit www.csuchico.edu/gateway or call 530-898-4121.

People who require an accommodation in order to participate in the series or who have questions about accessibility should contact the Accessibility Resource Center at 530-898-5959.