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December 9th, 2014:

Science Cafe on the Bay!

Spend an evening in the Inner Harbor of Baltimore learning about current research on the Chesapeake Bay and how to connect it to your students’ classroom learning.

MAST is sponsoring a science night on Tuesday, December 9th at Towson University’s Center for STEM Excellence in the Inner Harbor of Baltimore. 

Dr. Russel Hill, Director of the Institute for Marine & Environmental Technology (IMET) will give an overview of the work done by IMET scientists. 

Dr. Eric Schott, a faculty member at UMCES and an IMET researcher, will discuss his work which focuses on molecular detection of estuarine pathogens, discovery and molecular characterization of blue crab pathogens, as well as viruses in aquatic invertebrates.

Adam Frederick, Assistant Director for Education at Maryland Sea Grant will discuss how to connect Chesapeake Bay science to your classroom. 


This event is geared mainly toward middle and high school science teachers, but teachers of all levels are invited. 

When: Tuesday, December 9, 2014 from 5:30 - 8:00 pm.  Dinner will be provided by MAST.

5:30 pm - 6:00 pm Check-in and Dinner

6:00 pm - 8:00 pm Speakers

Where: The Towson University Center for STEM Excellence in downtown Baltimore in the Inner Harbor:

701 E. Pratt St.

Baltimore, Maryland 21202


$10 members

$25 non-members


Pre-registration is required.  Click here to register. 

Questions?  Email Mary Stapleton at


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