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Designed with after-school groups in mind, the Meet a Scientist series is hosted by the  Scientist in Every Florida School and partners like The Boys and Girls Club of Martin County and  Prime Time Palm Beach County.  Sessions are highly informative 30-minute peeks inside of some of the most fascinating fields and careers in science today. Geared for K-8 learners, yet open to all ages, this series lets the students ask inquisitive questions of the scientist. Connect your group with us through livestream on Zoom or  YouTube.

Join University of Florida Herbarium Collections Manager, Dr. Alan Franck, and take a virtual tour of plant biodiversity in Florida and the Caribbean.


Topic: Tropical Plants of Florida and the Caribbean

Speaker: Dr. Alan Franck,  University of Florida Herbarium at the Florida Museum of Natural History

Spring Series Schedule:

Jan. 30 –   Plants of Florida and the Caribbean

Feb. 22  –  Tropical Fishes and Sealife  

Mar. 28 –   Kingdom of Fungi

Apr. 25 –    Earthquakes and Tectonics


Name: Scientist in Every Florida School

Email: skillingsworth@floridamuseum.ufl.edu

Website: View Organizer Website


ZOOM Webinar

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